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PM 571 Week 1 Individual Assignemnt Project Management Concepts and Applications Paper

For more classes visit www.snaptutorial.com Select a current or past project you have been involved with in your organization or community. Write a paper of no more than 1,050-word that includes the following elements: 路 A brief description of the project, including an identification of the primary goals of the project 路 A description of how this project met the definition and characteristics of a project as defined in Ch. 1 of Project Management. Why would you consider it a project rather than day-to-day work? 路 A description of the organizational structure, based on the structures discussed in Ch. 2 of Project Management. Explain how this project fits within the organizational structure. Explain the pros and cons of the organizational structure in terms of the project outcomes. 路 A description of the culture of the organization that includes concepts from Ch. 3 of Project Management. How did the cultural norms affect this project from a positive or negative perspective? Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines. ****************************************************

PM 571 Week 2 Assignment Real-Life Project Management Plan Phase One

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www.snaptutorial.com Selecta fun, real-life project to collaboratively plan using project management principles. You could plan a wedding, design and build a house, develop a video game, launch a new business, and so on. Collaborate with your Learning Team to develop a project based on the topic your team selected. Write a project scope statement. Develop a project charter. Create the work breakdown structures (WBS) in Microsoft® Project®. Design the communication plan identifying the key stakeholder groups and their project information needs. Create a table summarizing what information will be produced during the project lifecycle. Prepare a Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation of no more than 10 slides illustrating the phase one project deliverables. Include the following elements: · Explain the steps taken by the team throughout phase one of the project plan. · Discuss how the team finalized the scope statement. · Elaborate on how the WBS was developed. · Provide justification as to why the specific stakeholders were chosen for the communication plan. · Explain where the project stands according to the project life cycle. Deliver the presentation in class. ****************************************************

PM 571 Week 3 Individual Assignment Project Time and Cost Exercises

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www.snaptutorial.com 1. Mrs. Tolstoy and her husband, Serge, are planning their dream house. The lot for the house sits high on a hill with a beautiful view of the Appalachian Mountains. The plans show the size of the house to be 2,900 square feet. The average price for a lot and house similar to this one has been $120 per square foot. Fortunately, Serge is a retired plumber and feels he can save money by installing the plumbing himself. Mrs. Tolstoy feels she can take care of the interior decorating. 2. Below is a project WBS with cost apportioned by percents. If the total project cost is estimated to be $600,000, what are the estimated costs for the following deliverables? 3. Firewall Project XT. Using the “complexity weighting� scheme shown in Exercise 5.3 and the function point complexity weighted table shown below, estimate the total function point count. Assume historical data suggest five function points equal one person a month and six people can work on the project. ****************************************************

PM 571 Week 4 Assignment Real-Life Project Management Plan Phase Two

For more classes visit www.snaptutorial.com Collaborate with your Learning Team to finalize development of the Real-Life Project Management Plan. Develop a project schedule. Determine the projectbudget.


Develop a risk management plan identifying five specific risks, and explain how the team would mitigate each risk. Create a change control plan that includes the following elements: · Describe how changes to the project scope, timeline, and budget will be requested, reviewed, approved, reported, and communicated. · Discuss how changes to the project schedule and project budget will be managed. Prepare a 7- to 10-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation illustratingthe phase two project deliverables. Deliver the presentation in class. · Explain the steps taken by the team throughout phase two of the project plan. · Discuss how the team planned the project schedule. · Describe the method(s) used to develop the project budget. · Elaborate on how the method was chosen. · Explain the potential risks and how the team plans to manage those risks. · Discuss how the team developed the change control plan. · Explain how the various changes will be handled. · Explain where the project stands according to the project life cycle. · Click the Assignment Files tab to submit your assignment. ****************************************************

PM 571 Week 4 Project Management Change Control

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PM 571 Week 5 Managing the Project (7 Slides)

For more classes visit www.snaptutorial.com • Effective management traits • Leading the project • Managing vs. Leading • Team organizational structure • Effective management traits • Metrics to evaluate success ****************************************************

PM 571 Week 6 Project Management closure Phase (11 Slides)

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Overview International component Project closure deliverables Project closure types Team dispersal Success factors Ongoing metrics Completed project retrospective Summary


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PM 571 Inspiring Innovation--snaptutorial.com  

For more classes visit www.snaptutorial.com Select a current or past project you have been involved with in your organization or community....

PM 571 Inspiring Innovation--snaptutorial.com  

For more classes visit www.snaptutorial.com Select a current or past project you have been involved with in your organization or community....

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