Project Management Ten Knowledge Areas

Project Integration Management
Project Scope Management
Project Time Management
Project Cost Management
Project Quality Management
Quality Planning Process – It meets all client requirements

Quality Assurance Process – It’s fit for use. Compliance with the plan.

Quality Control Process – It delivers on time, within budget, and according to specification

Project Human Resources Management
Project Communications Management
Who are the project stakeholders?
What do they need to know about the project?
How should their needs be met?
Project Risk Management
*Risk identification
*Risk assessment
*Risk mitigation
*Risk monitoring

Risk Categories: Technical, Project Management, Organizational & External

What are the risks?
What is the probability of loss that results from them?
How much are the losses likely to cost?
What might the losses be if the worst happens?
What are the alternatives?
How can the losses be reduced or eliminated?
Will the alternatives produce other risks?
Project Procurement Management
Vendor solicitation
Vendor evaluation
Vendor selection
Vendor contracting
Vendor management
Project Stakeholder Management
Sponsors
Clients
Customers
Business process engineers
Resource managers
Project managers
Business analysts