How To Define Scope of Your Project?

Define Scope is one of the 47 process defined in the PMBOK Guide, Fifth Edition, by PMI. It belongs to the Scope Management knowledge area, and the Planning process group. Define Scope is focused on  getting a clear understanding of the project scope, and clarifying on what exactly will be delivered at the end of … Read more

How to Create Realistic Schedules That Deliver on Time

By Vinai Prakash Roughly 78% projects are behind schedule, over budget, and deliver less functionality than was agreed in the scope. This means that there is less than 1 in 4 chance that your project will be on time, on budget, and deliver on the agreed scope! Ever wondered why? The issue could be that … Read more

Components of Scope Baseline for PMP

One common question on PMP Exams is about the Scope Baseline, as defined in the PMBOK Guide, Fifth Edition. For example, a question on Scope Baseline could be as follows: Q: The scope baseline consists of all of the documents except: A. Work Breakdown Structure B. WBS Dictionary C. Scope Management Plan D. Scope Statement … Read more