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Introduction to Project Management Knowledge Areas

There are various techniques needed to manage a project. These techniques are more like practical methodologies used in formulating a project and managing the project resources. Use of the techniques greatly affects the project outcome. These techniques are known as Project Management Knowledge Areas. Read more of this post

Understanding the players in Project Management (Project Stakeholders)

The players in a Project Management are all the individuals and organizations that are involved in the project. The actions of these player will affect (and finally decide) the outcome of the project. These players are also called “stakeholders” of the project. Stakeholder’s action and interests have a tremendous influence over the project and its results. Read more of this post

Understanding Project Management Dimensions

Good project management practices endures that these five key dimensions are managed properly

  1. Features
  2. Quality
  3. Cost
  4. Schedule
  5. Staff

These dimensions are independent of one another. For each project, we need to Read more of this post

Project Management Philosophy and Value Addition

Before looking into the details of project management let us also look at philosophy behind having project management. To understand that let us start by looking at various characteristics of a project. Read more of this post

Introduction to Project Management

imagesWhen I was working as a junior software developer, I was under the impression that project management and project manager are futile. Obviously, I was way to naive to understand the gravity of things and get a holistic view of things. With time, I understood the importance of successful project executions and the significant part of project management and project manager in a successful project.

So let us assume that this blog is being read by someone who is trying to understand the Project Management. Read more of this post