9. Project Staging: Feedback and fine-tuning
The stage version is the client’s first glimpse at the full, working product that they’ve been waiting for. It’s an exciting time.
In this chapter, we’ll discuss
• Preparation: Finishing touches and finalizing content
• Testing: Fine-tuning the machine
• Convergence: Presenting the work to the client
Where the production stage was about coordinating tasks and people, the stage stage (wait, what?) is about communicating, translating, and motivating. The project manager must be on top of his liaising game, ensuring that team members understand one another as well as the project requirements during these ...