The following are the competencies emphasized by the information in this appendix.
Product Development Techniques
1. Assessing processes—Defining criteria for reviews
2. Awareness of process standards—Understanding process standards
8. Selecting methods and tools—Defining the selection processes
9. Tailoring processes—Modifying standard processes to suit a project
10. Tracking product quality—Monitoring the quality of an evolving product
Project Management Skills
13. Documenting plans—Identifying key components
20. Selecting project management tools—Learning how to select PM tools
People Management Skills
26. Interaction and communication—Dealing with developers, upper management, ...