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Head First PMP, 2nd Edition by Jennifer Greene, Andrew Stellman

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Chapter 6. Time management: Getting it done on time

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Time management is what most people think of when they think of project managers. It’s where the deadlines are set and met. It starts with figuring out the work you need to do, how you will do it, what resources you’ll use, and how long it will take. From there, it’s all about developing and controlling that schedule.

Reality sets in for the happy couple

Rob and Rebecca have decided to tie the knot, but they don’t have much time to plan their wedding. They want the big day to be unforgettable. They want to invite a lot of people and show them all a great time.

But just thinking about all of the details involved is overwhelming. Somewhere around picking the paper for the invitations, the couple realize they need help...

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Meet the wedding planner

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Rob: We want everything to be perfect.

Rebecca: There is so much to do! Invitations, food, guests, music...

Rob: Oh no, we haven’t even booked the place.

Rebecca: And it’s all got to be done right. We can’t ...

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