Scenario

PM Milestone Project Management Templates

PM Milestone Business Templates

Get Instant Access

TPMP has just placed you at the Pinnacle Candy Company as a temporary project manager. Y< have been assigned the EspressoFix Bar project. This project is going to create a new candy tha satisfy every coffee addict's need for coffee all wrapped up in a candy bar. The management at Pinnacle only wants to see if this new candy bar is marketable. Production of the finished produi be another project initiated later. You have been on the job long enough to have created a scop statement and the work breakdown structure that is shown in Figure 3.2. You and your team hav also completed the duration estimates for each task.

Figure 3.2: EspressoFix WBS with duration estimates

You asked the project team if there is a documented resource pool for the company. You find oi nothing exists so you get some reports from human resources and you and your team brainstori create the resource pool illustrated in Table 3.3.

Table 3.3: Resource Roo! with Human Resources Information

Resource Type

Name

Number

Skilled resources

Marketing

5

Advertising

4

Legal

2

Chefs

2

Employees

35

Vendor—Focused Marketing, Inc.

Unlimited

Equipment

Test kitchen

1

You have also discovered that the company normally subcontracts the focus group work with Focused Marketing, Inc.

Was this article helpful?

0 0
Project Management Made Easy

Project Management Made Easy

What you need to know about… Project Management Made Easy! Project management consists of more than just a large building project and can encompass small projects as well. No matter what the size of your project, you need to have some sort of project management. How you manage your project has everything to do with its outcome.

Get My Free Ebook


Post a comment