Project planningPM Planning

The primary uses of the project plan are to document planning assumptions and decisions, facilitate communication among stakeholders, and document approved scope, cost, and schedule baselines. A project plan may be summarized or detailed.

Videos

PM videos halfPlanning a project

This clip, which lasts 27 minutes 51 seconds, goes through all a number of tools and techniques involved in project planning

PM videos halfHow to plan for project changes

This brief clip (3 minutes 17 seconds) talks about the need to plan for project changes.

Web resources

PM web halfA guide on project management planning

A guide on project management,with tools, process, plans and project planning tips.

Reading time: Approximately 30 minutes.

PM web halfWhat is a project management plan?

A short article on how to plan projects.

Reading time: Approximately 5 minutes

PM web halfWhy do most projects fail?

An article on what are the most important reasons why projects fail.

Reading time: Approximately 15 minutes.