Chapter 6. Gaining, Creating, and Using Historical Data

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Upon completion of this chapter, you should be able to:

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Explain why and how a project management knowledge base can be used to continually improve project implementations

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Identify what type of project data is most beneficial to capture, and how to capture it on an ongoing basis throughout a project

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Engage the project team in providing positive and negative project closure feedback

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How does an organization achieve continuous process improvement with its project initiatives? Put another way, how does an organization refrain from repeating flawed project plans?

An organization ...

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