Chapter 13. Tracking Your Project Progress

In this chapter

Overview of Tracking

Working with Project Baselines

Tracking Your Project’s Performance and Costs

Entering Tracking Information at the Task Level

Entering Tracking Information at the Assignment Level

Understanding the Calculation Options That Affect Tracking

Using Microsoft Project’s Facilities for Updating Tasks

Consultants’ Tips


You have probably created a project schedule, assigned resources to tasks, captured baseline information, and then convinced yourself the schedule is ready to move into the execution lifecycle phase. Now you want to track progress and compare project performance to your original plans. This chapter helps you:

  • Understand how to interpret progress compared ...

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