Project Management

Project management is the process of planning and organizing a team of people, to implement a number of actions, in order to complete a project. Project management is a group activity, and often the group members are selected carefully based on their skills and their ability to successfully bring the project to completion.

 

The Project Management Process

The methods used during the project management process use vary between project managers, but often they follow a similar process. The first step in the project management process is to plan the project and get whoever is in charge to okay the project. At this time, the project manager may also assemble their team. After this, the project manager and their team create a detailed plan, and create a budget to ensure that their project will be financially viable. The next step is to organize how the plan will be implemented. This involves the project manager informing every person on their team of their role and what action they need to take. The final step is to take the plan into action and complete the project.