12 Project Execution

After reading this chapter, you will be able to:

•  Describe the steps necessary to execute the management of a project.

•  Discuss the components of communication needed to manage a project.

•  Define the tools and process of change management.

After all the planning and preparation, it’s finally time to start carrying out the project activities. This phase of the project is all about accomplishing the project objectives. Sometimes becoming stuck in planning or in the technical aspects of the project is easy, but remember that the goal is to meet the objectives. The schedule and the technology are just a means to an end. So, what’s involved in meeting the objectives? For starters, let’s talk about managing the project and ...

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