In project management, resource leveling is defined by A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide) as "A technique in which start and finish dates are adjusted based on resource constraints with the goal of balancing demand for resources with the available supply."(1)
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Negotiation is a process involving two or more people with conflicting positions. These people attempt to reach an agreement by modifying their original positions. Usually, it requires bargaining in order to reach an acceptable arrangement. The arrangement, however, should not be seen as a win-lose situation. The solution should be mutually beneficial or, in some instances, mutually unprofitable.
The 1%-10% Rule is used to determine the proper level of detail while breaking down the work of a project. The rule states that the lowest level of activities in the WBS of a project should have a duration no less than 1% of the project duration and not more than 10% of the project duration.
Kaizen is a philosophy and practice that sees improvement in productivity as a gradual and methodical process and focuses on continual improvement throughout all aspects of life. Kaizen is a Japanese term meaning "change for the better." The concept of kaizen encompasses a wide range of ideas. It involves making the work environment more efficient ...
MoSCoW is a prioritization technique used to reach a common understanding with stakeholders on the relative importance they place on the delivery of each requirement. It is also referred to as MoSCoW prioritization or MoSCoW analysis.
Technology Impact Risk is the risk to the project based upon the newness and degree of familiarity with the technology employed on the project.
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