LECTURE Develop Project Management Plan

The project management plan includes all the management plans for each of the knowledge areas.  It tells us how we will manage the project.

This is a lecture video on Develop Project Management Plan, from the Planning Process Group and the second process in the Integration Knowledge Area.

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LECTURE Identify Risks

In this process the project manager works with the stakeholders to identify the risks to the project, both positive and negative.

This is a lecture video on Identify Risks, from the Planning Process Group and the second process in the Risk Knowledge Area.

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LECTURE Define Scope

In the Define Scope process, we produce the final project scope statement.  We use the scope statement to verify our final project deliverables and to ensure we’ve met project expectations.

This is a lecture video on Define scope, from the Planning Process Group and the third process in the Scope Knowledge Area.

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LECTURE Manage Communications

In this process, the project manager gathers and distributes information to all the project stakeholders, following the process laid out in the communications management plan.

This is a lecture video on Manage Communications, from the Executing Process Group and the second process in the Communications Knowledge Area.

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LECTURE Plan Communications Management

In this process we produce the communications management plan which details how we’ll communicate with the project sponsor, project team and project stakeholders during the project, based on their different communication needs and requirements.

This is a lecture video on Plan Communications Management, from the Planning Process Group and the first process in the Communications Knowledge Area.

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LECTURE Close Project

This is the last process, where we produce all the final documentation and lessons learned upon the completion of the project.

This is a lecture video on Close Project, from the Closing Process Group and the sixth process in the Integration Knowledge Area.

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LECTURE Define High-level Scope

The high-level scope statement is our preliminary pass at the final scope statement of what the project should deliver.  The high-level scope statement is created using information from the business case and the statement of work.

This is a lecture video on the high-level scope statement, created in the Initiating process group.

Watch this video of Project Managers in Action defining the high-level scope statement.

LECTURE Acquire Project Team

In this process, we negotiate and acquire the resources who will comprise our project team to do the work of the project.

This is a lecture video on Acquire Project Team, from the Executing Process Group and the second process in the Human Resource Knowledge Area.

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LECTURE Identify Stakeholders

PMI emphasizes identifying stakeholders early in project Initiation and managing them through the life of the project.

This is a lecture video on the process Identify Stakeholders.  ID Stakeholders is in the Initiating process group and is the first process in the Stakeholder Management Knowledge Area.

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