14 A few related projects

Simple programmes

Some projects are simply too large to manage as a single entity.

“Adventure is just bad planning”


Simple programmes

We have seen how the staged project framework can be applied to any type of project, for any purpose. It is a tool you can adopt and adapt to suit your needs. Nevertheless, a simple string of activities, passing through five defined stages, may not give you the full flexibility you require. We saw in Figure 13.8 how to manage the subparts of a project using the work breakdown structure. This is how the project manager delegates work to the managers ...

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