Chapter 5. Creating Project Schedules

Chapter at a Glance

Creating Project Schedules

In this chapter, you will learn how to:

Create timelines to view projects at a glance.

Export timelines to create Gantt charts.

Track project details with Gantt charts.

Effective project schedules are vital to a successful project. Project schedules help you track project dates, milestones, phases, and tasks. Although there are many ways to create project schedules, the finished product should make it easy to see the progress of the project from the big picture down to the details.

In Microsoft Office Visio, you can use timelines to visualize your overall project plan and present this information ...

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