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  1. What is Percent Complete?
    Just as important it is to plan a project, the monitoring of the actual performance is ...
  2. What is Performance Measurement Baseline?
    When a project is carried out, it is necessary to measure its performance in order to ...
  3. What are Performance Specifications?
    Requirement cycle of the project involves defining the requirements. the requirements of the project can be ...
  4. What is Performing?
    It is human nature to not trust a new person at once. there are always barriers ...
  5. What is Personal Communication?
    It is important for a project team to communicate effectively with each other, with project manager ...
  6. What is Personality?
    Personality is a set of different behaviors, and emotional patterns within an individual which are affected ...
  7. What is Pessimistic Time?
    A work breakdown structure helps to define the activities and tasks involved in the project. these ...
  8. What is Phase Gate?
    To ease the project management process, a project may be divided into different stages or phases. ...
  9. What is Physical Resource Management?
    A project needs resources which can include both physical and non-physical resources. physical resources are the ...
  10. What is Planned Value?
    When the project's activities are scheduled and the cost estimates are made, a specific amount of ...
  11. What is Planning Process Group?
    A group of processess that are used to achieve a common goal in the project is ...
  12. What is Power Interest Grid?
    The data regarding stakeholders is to be analyzed and represented in order to make decisions regarding ...
  13. What is Power?
    The word 'power' is defined as the ability of a person to direct others in any ...
  14. What is Pre RFP?
    Some contractors develop strong relationships with the potential customers in order to submit proposal before a ...
  15. What is Precedence Diagramming Method?
    When the project's schedule is to be developed, the most important thing is to identify the ...
  16. What is Predecessor Event?
    Generally, a predecessor event refers to an event that immediately precedes the next event without any ...
  17. What is Preffered Provider?
    Partnership involves two or more parties, organizations, individuals or organizations working together for a common goal. ...
  18. What is Prequalified Seller List?
    After the procurement need is identified, best seller is selected and procurement is conducted, it is ...
  19. What is Presentation?
    The overview, progress, or issues during the project can also be communicated through presentations. presentation is ...
  20. What are Prevention Costs?
    When an organization focuses on quality management. some costs are incurred. these costs are called costs ...
  21. What is Probability and Impact Matrix?
    There are two things associated to risk; probability of occurrence, and impact. both the factors must ...
  22. What is Problem Solving Approach?
    It is not possible to encounter no issues and problems while carrying out a project. minor ...
  23. What is Problem Solving Meeting?
    Communication of project related information can be performed through meeting. meetings generally involve all the key ...
  24. What are Problem Solving Skills?
    When a project is carried out, one thing that surely happens is problems. problem solving skills ...
  25. What is Process Analysis?
    As the name indicates, process analysis considers a particular process and examines it in order to ...
  26. What is Process Capability?
    A process that produces the products must be capable enough to produce all the products according ...
  27. What is Procurement Control?
    After the procurement is conducted i.e. the suitable seller is selected and contract is signed, it ...
  28. What is Procurement Management Plan?
    Procurement is defined as acquiring the required. during a project, several different things are required to ...
  29. What is Procurement Management?
    The act of acquiring something is called procurement. there are some products, services, material or expertise ...
  30. What is Procurement Negotiation?
    To conduct procurement effectively, an important interpersonal skill used is negotiation. negotiation is a formal or ...
  31. What is Procurement Statement of Work?
    Statement of work is a document that includes the complete description of the required work. in ...
  32. What is Procurement Strategy?
    When it is decided using make or buy analysis that the work must be accomplished through ...
  33. What is Producer's Risk?
    Sometimes, it is not possible to inspect all the produced products to check the quality. due ...
  34. What is Product Analysis?
    Products or services associated to the project must be identified and designed. a way to define ...
  35. What is Program Evaluation and Review Technique (PERT)?
    Program evaluation and review technique was developed in 1958 and 1959. a project involves planning and ...
  36. What is Program management?
    A program is basically the first-level element of a system. it is also called subsystem. a ...
  37. What is Program Plan?
    A program is basically a combination of different projects that are to be managed properly. a ...
  38. What is Progress Report?
    Different reports are prepared throughout the project. one of them is progress report. a progress report ...
  39. What is Project Benefits Management Plan?
    Documentation of a project is an important part of project management. documentation helps the organizations to ...
  40. What is Project Business Case?
    During a project, documentation is very important. it enables the project manager to record all the ...
  41. What is Project Calendar?
    A project is a time-specific endeavor. working days, shifts and hours are specified for the project ...
  42. What is Project Control?
    When a contract is made with the contractor and the project starts, it is important to ...
  43. What is Project Cost?
    A customer determines a number of deliverables of a project. to provide each deliverable, a specific ...
  44. What is Project Life Cycle?
    A project undergoes a series of phase or stages throughout its life. this is called project ...
  45. What is Project Management Information System?
    With the increase in the use of technology, project management is also moving towards computer tools. ...
  46. What is Project Management Knowledge Area?
    Knowledge area is an area of specialization in any field and involve a set of processes ...
  47. What is Project Management Maturity Model?
    Organizations tend to achieve excellence in the field of project management. it is not necessary that ...
  48. What is Project Management Office?
    There are different types of organizational structures that can be adopted by the organizations. the management ...
  49. What is Project Management Plan?
    Project management is basically the application of different tools and skills etc. to carry out a ...
  50. What is Project Management Process Group?
    Project management involves a set of different processes that are to be performed in order to ...
  51. What is Project Management Process?
    When a potential project is identified, it must be managed effectively for its successful completion. a ...
  52. What is Project Management Software?
    A project must be planned, scheduled and regularly controlled. with the increase in the use of ...
  53. What is Project Manager?
    The leader of the team developed to carry out a project is called project manager. the ...
  54. What is Project Objective?
    A project objective is basically the desired result of a project as mentioned by the customer. ...
  55. What is Project Organization?
    It is better to describe all the activities related to the project and the way to ...
  56. What is Project Phase?
    A project undergoes several phases during its life. the phases collectively are called project life-cycle. each ...
  57. What is Project Plan?
    To carry out a particular project, planning is the fundamental element. a project must be planned ...
  58. What is Project Planning?
    Planning is defined as setting a path that must be followed in order to achieve a ...
  59. What is Project Portfolio Management?
    To provide comfort to the project manager and upper management of the organization, project management softwares ...
  60. What is Project Quality Management?
    Quality management and project management have been integrated as per the requirements of the modern world. ...