Doing the Work
In this hour you will learn about ...
• Obtaining authority to proceed.
• Setting project baselines.
• Assembling the project team.
• Creating work packages.
• Holding kickoff meetings.
• Monitoring work.
• Developing the team.
In the first half of this book we covered the project initiation and planning processes. In the second half we’ll cover project execution, control and closing processes, and wrap up with a discussion of the most popular project management software packages. In the following sections of this hour, you’ll learn about the first steps in executing a project.
OBTAIN AUTHORITY TO PROCEED
After you have completed your project plan and your clients and sponsor (and perhaps your ...