Summary and Checklist
This chapter provides a review of the planning and scheduling process and includes a checklist to assist in developing effective work plans, resource plans, and schedules.
PLANNING AND SCHEDULING PROCESS REVIEW
Figure 5-1 repeats the seven steps necessary to develop an effective schedule for a project. The process is very logical. The activities to be performed are defined in Steps 1 and 2. Step 3 is the preparation of the network diagram using these activities. Steps 4 and 5 include the estimation of the duration of each activity and the resource requirements. From these data the schedule can be developed, with ...