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Here are a few rules regarding the work package size:

  • Can be realistically and confidently estimated

  • Cannot be logically subdivided further

  • Is measurable and discrete

  • Has about 8 to 80 hours worth of effort (or whatever makes sense for the size and complexity of the project)

  • Has a meaningful conclusion and deliverable

  • Can be completed without the need for more information

  • May be outsour...

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rule on work package size in WBS