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Project Management for Engineering Design by Charles Lessard

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CHAPTER 5

Personal and Project Time Management

5.1      PERSONAL TIME MANAGEMENT

Project time management is similar to personal time management. Not many young individuals (students) are very good at managing; yet it is a skill that once acquired may become a habit. I wrote a small booklet on how to manage one’s time in college [1], which was used by the College of Engineering for freshmen. To compare the similarities between personal time management and project time management, let us start with the former:

To accomplish anything, one must first have a goal; however, a goal is no more than a dream, unless you plan to accomplish the desired goal!

Setting goals should not be taken lightly, since those goals may impact one’s future career and ...

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