Project management is a set of techniques that anyone can apply to achieve goals and make projects more successful. Project management can be used to guide small, simple projects as well as complex enterprise-wide initiatives. In this course, we explain the fundamentals of project management, from establishing project goals and objectives and building a project plan to managing resources and work, meeting deadlines, and closing the project. There will be tips provided for communicating, holding meetings, keeping a project on track, and gaining customer acceptance.
This lesson will help learners become familiar with the processes of project management, from initiating to closing. Plus, viewers will learn the advantages and downfalls of overlapping some of these processes early in the project cycle.