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Estimating activity time

Questions & Answers about Project management toolset - Estimating activity time

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- Topic: Estimating activity time

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  • Samuel Tinho Mozambique Can bench marking with other project implementer be considered when dealing with new projects?
    2014-04-14 13:04:15

    • Kenneth Bale Papua New Guinea I thinks thats a good idea that should be done to assess performance (efficiency & effectiveness) so that the overall standard of project management in a given field is continuously improved
      2014-04-16 06:04:33
  • Sandra Manfredi United States of America If it is a new project, with no history, how is an estimate made?
    2014-04-09 22:04:55

    • Kenneth Bale Papua New Guinea from experience and practical understanding of the work being considered.
      2014-04-16 06:04:02
  • David Alphonzo Sesay Sierra Leone how important is PERT in project management?
    2014-04-07 16:04:59

  • Kamara Sidi Abu Backerr Sierra Leone Certain organizations are under staff, why Managers don't take into consideration Human Nature in terms of Professionals especially Technical areas in managing the time.
    2014-04-04 17:04:34

    • Lana Lawrence Saint Lucia The group dynamic is one of the most overlooked parameters in the project team. I think it is because many managers have been indoctrinated to think that leadership means 'to run a slave camp' rather than inspiring them and clearly communicating what each staff is responsible for, expectations,....
      2014-04-04 19:04:54
  • Motuki Manyanye South Africa Can a healthy budget for the project have a positive impact on the Activity Time Estimate? When using previous projects experiences are we not do we there after factor technological advancement into our current estimates?
    2014-04-03 11:04:03

  • Fatimah Musa Muhammad Nigeria Does that mean a manager can estimate if an activity will take long or not through history?
    2014-03-26 12:03:14

    • Lana Lawrence Saint Lucia add to the insightful answers, group dynamics of the team does impinge on the effectiveness and efficiency of the project even with the full compliment of people in the team, adequate equipment, materials and procedures
      2014-04-02 21:04:31
    • Amen Adabassou Togo Through history and experiences the Project Manager can estimate the specific time or duration of the activity or the project
      2014-04-02 20:04:26
    • Ayalama Veronica Uganda it is obvious. when the manager knows the team that he or she is working wit, and the project being undertaken, the manager can estimate the time, cost and expenses of the project. it may be high or less since its just an estimate
      2014-04-02 13:04:01
    • Oluseye Olugboyega Nigeria yes and no. if the setting of the history is same and similar to the new project, then yes; but where the setting is dissimilar, then no way, but still the differing factors can be considered to make the necessary change.
      2014-03-28 11:03:59
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