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by gr8morhg
Thu 18 Feb 2016 4:16 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: WBS: When to do it?
Replies: 3
Views: 7304

Re: WBS: When to do it?

Thanks for the hint. Now the question is who to invite to PRE-WBS meeting? The candidate project team? Or do I need to invite some additional stakeholder? (e.g. sponsor?)
by gr8morhg
Fri 12 Feb 2016 6:24 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: WBS: When to do it?
Replies: 3
Views: 7304

WBS: When to do it?

PMI says that WBS is in the planning processes, but I see some people doing this also in the initiating stage before issuing the Project Charter because they argue it's a way to have the scope clear sooner. What' s your opinion? WBS at the very beginning, WBS in planning phase or having two WBS sess...
by gr8morhg
Fri 06 Mar 2015 5:23 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: Case Study
Replies: 2
Views: 5498

Re: Case Study

Hi, I'd really be interested in some case study related to medical device products. In general, even case studies related to the industrial manufacturing of electronic devices. A suggestion of a book with comprehensive examples (a full project from the charter to the launch) shuold be extremely usef...
by gr8morhg
Tue 03 Mar 2015 11:35 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: First step: Requirements detail level prior to project charter release.
Replies: 5
Views: 7466

Re: First step: Requirements detail level prior to project charter release.

Hi Duncan, Thanks a lot for your feedback. I was not considering all the advantages you mentioned in holding the kick off meeting earlier. It's always better to avoid surprises (that are very seldom positive when happen). So you suggest to plan the kick off in two sessions: in the first one the PM a...
by gr8morhg
Tue 03 Mar 2015 10:39 am
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: First step: Requirements detail level prior to project charter release.
Replies: 5
Views: 7466

Re: First step: Requirements detail level prior to project charter release.

Dear Duncan, Thanks a lot for your very detailed reply. Now in my mind it is absolutely clear the real meaning of the project charter. Always related to this topic another question comes to my head. What's the right moment to plan an official kick off? After project charter or after the feasibility ...
by gr8morhg
Tue 24 Feb 2015 12:13 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: First step: Requirements detail level prior to project charter release.
Replies: 5
Views: 7466

First step: Requirements detail level prior to project charter release.

Hi Everybody, Sometimes I am in trouble with the above question. Before preparing a project charter, how much detailed shall be the requirement in my hands? With poor detailed requirement I feel I am risking to state wrong boundaries (scope, money, time). So, how do you suggest to proceed in the pha...