Create Business Case
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Align Deliverables with Strategic Business Objectives
Having an MBA and another Masters degree in Strategic Leadership, I have learned over the years that Stakeholder Engagement is the key factor is successful projects. The first stakeholders in a project are the sponsors, Executive and Board Members who initiate projects. Having a rapport at this level helps to uncover strategic objectives of not only the organization but its senior management.
Identify Project Team Member Requirements and Critical Knowledge Sources
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Present Business Case
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Define Project
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Determine Project Objectives
Determining objectives or requirements is crucial for a project. Provided that stakeholder analysis has been thoroughly performed, the PM can begin to extract the objectives and requirements from these stakeholders. This involves meetings, focus groups, personal interviews etc.
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Define Project Scope
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Select Project Approach
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Assess Project Risks
Assess project risks, assumptions, risk response strategies, escalation points, produce information radiators for various risks and their impact.
Make Project Plan
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Define Work Breakdown Structure
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Estimate Effort
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Obtain Project Plan Approval
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Publicize Project
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Set Expectations
Setting realistic expectations is an art form in itself. Sometimes stakeholders want everything in a project, but the constraints of time, funds, quality and scope doesn't always allow this. Therefore, setting an expectation early of what will and won't be in the scope based on the Project Charter is key.
Equip Project
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Train Project Team
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Control Project
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Assign Project Tasks
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Resolve Resource Conflicts
Displaying a degree of emotional intelligence in order to understand human motivation and what influences people, in order to get the appropriate resources. Use various resourcing conflicts such as leveling and crunching, and always look at the cost/benefit of outsourcing resources.
Motivate Project Participants
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Track Project Progress
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Revise Project Plan
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Prepare Completion Report
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Turn Over Results
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Release Project Resources
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