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Achieve PMP Exam Success, 5th Edition by Janice Preston, Diane Altwies

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CHAPTER 6    TIME

TIME MANAGEMENT

Time management is that portion of project management concerned with the project schedule. It includes defining the project activities, ordering the activities in their logical sequence, estimating the effort and duration of each activity, and building an overall project schedule. Time management also includes managing the schedule once the project is under way, since the actual amount of time it takes to complete activities does not always match the estimates.

EXAM TIP

Of the seven time management processes, six are in the planning process group; therefore, a large portion of the planning exam questions will come from this knowledge area. Be prepared to answer multiple questions dealing with estimating techniques, ...

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