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Introduction to Project Management

Introduction to Project Management


A project is a temporary endeavor undertaken to create a unique product (a component of another item or an end item in itself),capability to perform a service, or result such as a document that develops knowledge in support of a business function. The temporary nature of projects indicates a definite beginning and end. The end is reached when the project's objectives have been achieved or when the project is terminated because its objectives will not or cannot be met, or when the need for the project no longer exists.

A project has an expected output, a start and end date, andlimited resources.'


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Martin Rodriguez
Martin Rodriguez (Faculty)
8 years ago

Good content, well structured and easy to follow

Time spent reviewing site: 15 min
Lilly Tanthongsack
Lilly Tanthongsack (Student)
16 years ago
The website is an excellence guide for our class project.
Used in course? Yes
Jessica Fitzsimmons
16 years ago
Spent about one hour reviewing this material in detail. Used this info to
clarify the sections of the project management plan. It was very useful and
explained a lot. Used it to assist in formulating actual plan. Would make
great supplement for software engineering classes.
Used in course? Yes