IN THIS CHAPTER, YOU'LL LEARN ABOUT THE FOLLOWING:
Step 4 of the planning process: assigning resources and costs
Setting up a resource pool
Defining resources to use in a project plan
Assigning resources to tasks
Evaluating the impact of resource assignments on the schedule
Assigning costs and managing project budgets
A resource is any type of entity that you need to accomplish a task in your plan. A resource can be a person (named or generic), equipment, or material, and may include expense items such as travel. When you assign resources in Project, you think of the type of resource ...