Questions for Project Managers
- What is the scope of our project?
- What gets delivered for the available time, people, $?
(And what won't we do?)
- What resources do we need?
- How do we tell where we are?
- Are we on schedule?
- Are we on budget?
- How do we communicate our plan inside & outside the team?
- Gain team agreement
- Gain approval of upper management
- Communicate with customer or sponsor
GOOD PLANNING = NO SURPRISES