Chapter 11. Real-World Scheduling
Goals of This Chapter
Upon completion of this chapter, you should be able to:
• Explain the importance of scheduling and process flow
• Define the function of a project schedule
• Be able to read and understand a project management network diagram
• Define what a critical path is and how to use it to adjust the project to meet the required delivery date
When assigning a project, it is not unusual for management to ask for a schedule, or to inquire as to how long you think the project will take to complete. However, there is much work that needs to be accomplished before even a preliminary project schedule ...