The uniqueness of project management

Project management is unique because of the following It has a defined specification, deliverable, and end point. It borrows and integrates resources. Each of these unique factors presents its challenges to an organization. First, since the focus of project management is on completing the project at its defined end, there is always a focus on the time element. This frequently results in a constant battle between the three basic competing elements of project management time, cost, and...

Project management plan

The project integration management plan is a management document dealing with how resources are to be used, how project progress is to be monitored, how reporting will occur, and financial and funding issues relative to the project. The plan also includes the technical and product information necessary to produce the deliverable. This plan has the following elements 1. Business plan and relevant strategic objectives 2. Project management process to be used (see program manual discussion in...