This book is designed to provide an overview of current planning techniques and specific information on the details of project planning for project managers or project planners. It is organized into five sections:
1. Introduction to Project Planning and Scheduling—Purpose and role of planning and the relationship to the PMBOK® Guide.
2. Concepts and Tools of Planning and Scheduling—Different types of planning and scheduling tools and their applications.
3. Steps in Project Planning and Scheduling—Seven major steps in establishing a baseline plan, schedule, and detailed information that should be in a project plan.
4. Advanced Planning ...