Essays Tagged: "Project Management Institute"

Project Management

1. IntroductionThe assignment is related to team project of our group focused on strategic management applied in the company Xxx- publisher of newspa ... consists of 28 students. This very demanding and complex work was therefore to be organized on the project bases. This work is oriented not on the strategic management in the company Xxx but on the p ... to complete their work.1.2 Applied TheoryThe basic theory used for the assignment is theory of the Project Management. In our case it is based on the best practices collected by Project Management In ...

(18 pages) 1429 0 4.5 Aug/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

External/Internal Factors: LTO inc.

s intranet as well as the internet from anywhere within the Bay Area.LTO is proud to be a leader in project innovation. We utilize the four functions of management everyday in our business; it keeps u ... e, and well-trained employees who recognize the need to be able to move quickly on mission critical projects, and adjust to change in a moments notice. Controlling projects is what we at LTO are known ...

(5 pages) 73 0 3.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Project management: Compumart

established that the company has the capacity to fulfill the order in a month. After assigning the project manager a handover meeting is conducted with all the stakeholders to make sure that all has ... artment managers for a meeting to set up the team, schedules, and a budget.He announced that if the project is completed within the set times the team will get five days off paid.The team consists of: ...

(4 pages) 79 1 3.7 Jan/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Computer and Electronics Companies

Contract Management

ntractual arrangement that contains aspects of both cost-reimbursable and fixed-price arrangements (Project Management Institute, 2004).The easiest contract for Acme would be the fixed-price contract. ... rued by the vendor. There is no assurance of actual final cost. If the vendor does not complete the project on time, we would end up spending more money on the project. A benefit would be if the vendo ...

(3 pages) 100 0 4.5 Jun/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Management Planning & Decision Making

Procurement Management Process

It isn't surprising that the project managers are not happy about the "take over" of the procurement process for the scheduling t ... organizations. The main cause for this resistance is the belief that the change is unnecessary. The project managers have a belief that the way things are being done is successful, and they are in con ... ontrol. They see no major problem with the situation. This change will cause a loss of power to the project managers, and they resent the interference. The project managers will need to acknowledge th ...

(3 pages) 135 0 3.0 Jun/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Functions of Management

ing, leading and controlling. The company that I work for use the five-step process dictated by the Project Management Institute and the five steps are Initiation, Planning, Execution, Controlling, an ... nagement process to the class?s four functions of management process.We use a nine-step approach to project management and all nine are used in the planning stage. First is Scope management, then Time ...

(3 pages) 52 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Project Management Organizational Structures

What is a project? According to Erzberger and Farner, (2001) from the Project Management Institute (PMI) a pro ... roject is a temporary endeavor undertaken to create a particular product or service. Coordinating a project is not simple because of all the resources necessary to complete one effectively and efficie ... s and techniques to a broad range of activities in order to meet the requirements of the particular project.Project managers are in charge of initiating, planning, executing, controlling and closing t ...

(4 pages) 270 0 4.6 May/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Tools for successful project teams

Project management methods and tools are increasingly relevant as today's globalizing organizations ... are increasingly relevant as today's globalizing organizations accomplish more of their goals using project teams. The increased diversity of skills, knowledge, cultures, and perspectives and even geo ... d negative influences on group processes and outcomes. The question then, to what extent can and do project management methods and tools benefit diverse teams while mitigating its challenges? In order ...

(5 pages) 116 0 5.0 May/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Procurement desktop-defense

ss for the beginner. This program has everything else, why not a tutorial.Procurement 6 References: Project Management Institute. (1996). PMBOK - A Guide to the Project Management Bodyof Knowledge. Th ...

(4 pages) 25 0 0.0 Aug/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Procurement software revisited

e. Affordability of this upgrade is something my group has yet to figure out.Procurement 5ReferencesProject Management Institute. (1996). PMBOK - A Guide to the Project Management Bodyof Knowledge. Th ...

(4 pages) 427 0 0.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Project Management: Best Practices and Stakeholder Perspective

PROJECT MANAGEMENT: BEST PRACTICES AND STAKEHOLDER PERSPECTIVE Introduction: This paper will discuss ... AND STAKEHOLDER PERSPECTIVE Introduction: This paper will discuss the nature and characteristics of projects and project management, the rationale for their existence, and their impacts on the organiz ... nce, and their impacts on the organization and its goals. An important dimension or ramification of project management which this paper will be delve into that of its relationship to the stakeholders. ...

(7 pages) 60 0 0.0 May/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

project management of the nhs system in uk. Mega project, failure, why ?

CONTENTS3IntroductionWhat the project is talking about? 4How the project fits into Project Management? 5Deliverables and milestone ... eliverables and milestones 5Deliverables 5Milestones 6Stakeholders analysis 7Technical requirement 9Project Budget 10Expenditures: 10Benefits: 10Limitations of the project and risks 11Project Process ... 10Limitations of the project and risks 11Project Process 12Project Initiation 12Project Planning 12Project execution 12Control 12Conclusion 13Recommendation 13References 14�IntroductionIn 1948 ...

(10 pages) 3 0 0.0 Apr/2013

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

NHS Services Megaproject What the project is talking about? How the project fits into Project Management?

�CONTENTS3IntroductionWhat the project is talking about? 4How the project fits into Project Management? 5Deliverables and milestone ... eliverables and milestones 5Deliverables 5Milestones 6Stakeholders analysis 7Technical requirement 9Project Budget 10Expenditures: 10Benefits: 10Limitations of the project and risks 11Project Process ... 10Limitations of the project and risks 11Project Process 12Project Initiation 12Project Planning 12Project execution 12Control 12Conclusion 13Recommendation 13References 14��Introductio ...

(10 pages) 4 0 0.0 Apr/2013

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management