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  • CONFIDENCE Ekeh Nigeria here the general purpose of any project manager is to foresee or predict as many dangers and problems as possible, to plan , organise and control activities so that the project is completed as successful and as possible in spite of all risks poised.
    2015-03-05 15:03:23

  • Mubarak Saeed Saudi Arabia The key to a successful project is in the planning. Creating a project plan is the first task you should do when undertaking any project. Often project planning is ignored in favour of getting on with the work. However, many people fail to realise the value of a project plan in saving time, money and for avoiding many other problems.
    2015-03-01 14:03:38

  • Prospelina Mulenga Zambia The planning phase is important in that it in tells the system objectives
    2015-02-25 15:02:41

  • Luciane Castro United States of America I am confused. Am I doing an IT project management? from some slides on, I have been reading about computer system, software, hardware...
    2015-02-24 20:02:38

    • Gabriel Onumah Ghana dont be confuse because computer system, software etc are all IT project related.
      2015-03-03 11:03:55
  • Rita Musoke United Kingdom In the planning phase, the entire project is set on broad goals which are then determined through deciding if the entire system or partly need to be replaced.
    2015-02-22 22:02:46

  • Faith Edamkue Nigeria Identifying what exactly the problem is and what should be the outcome to solve the problem, is key.
    2015-02-16 16:02:32

  • Adegbola Ganiu adeola Nigeria In this Phase problem in the project is identify and solved as which of Project objective or goal.
    2015-02-14 22:02:35

  • Yembeh Marah Sierra Leone Managers must ensure that project Objectives are SMART
    2015-02-08 08:02:36

  • Srikant Parasar India This planning phase gives insight on cause, effect, results & conclusions in my own words.
    2015-01-27 12:01:49

  • Veronica Brown Australia Successful completion of the Planning Phase should comprise: • Assessment and description of the procurement management strategy • Elaboration and refinement of the project scope, schedule, risks, and costs • Assessment and description of activities to coordinate all relevant subsidiary plans • Definition of procedures for how the project will be executed, monitored, controlled, and closed • Planning the future course of action • Development of the Project Management Plan(s) (PMP) • Approval to progress to the Requirements Analysis Phase
    2015-01-11 11:01:34

    • olukan olusola Nigeria Yes.
      2015-01-14 13:01:58
  • Kester Saturday Nigeria A computer based information system should be created to solve the problem that was identified.
    2015-01-10 07:01:35

  • Afaf Atta Ibraheem Egypt the quality of the initial planning have a significant effect on the ability of the final product to solve the problems
    2015-01-08 21:01:49

  • Ray Haskins United States of America This planning phase gives insight on cause, effect, results & conclusions in my own words...
    2015-01-06 07:01:25

  • Valentina Apostol Romania the project objectives are stated in the planning phase by team work
    2015-01-02 10:01:30

  • Bonolo Tlale Botswana A computer based information system should only be created to solve the problem that was identified
    2014-12-30 12:12:45

  • Kwamena Phandoh Ghana The key point is identifying the problem .
    2014-12-20 10:12:27

  • Ryan Shuman South Africa once the problem has been identified, the initial software planning must have the ability to resolve the problems. the reason how the problem arose needs no thought
    2014-12-19 06:12:49

  • Franklin King Liberia The Planning Phase: setting project objectives broad goals for the entire project are set. In particular, it must be determined if the entire system or only part of the system needs to be replaced. Whilst this does not seem to be a significant step, it is very important to the overall project. It is through the setting of these broad system goals that the measurements of success can be determined. That is, at the completion of the planning phase, a clear picture of what the problem is has been established and equally important, a clear picture of what outcome will resolve the process has also been established. It should be noted here that we have not identified what needs to built into the computer based information system. There is a very good reason for this - at this stage it is not relevant. In the problem solving phase, the focus is on identifying the problem and what would solve it - not how the problem has arisen and how it should be solved. By maintaining this focus, the solution is linked to the problem and through this a process for solving it developed. A computer based information system should never be created for the sake of creating it - it should be created to solve the problem that was identified.
    2014-12-18 16:12:55

  • Diana Nalugya Kakuuku Uganda A computer based information system should only be created to solve the problem that was identified.
    2014-12-17 09:12:29

  • Thomas Ndungo Lekunze Cameroon Well tailored objectives, generates activities or operations that will lead to expected outputs or outcomes in enhancing a system
    2014-12-14 12:12:41

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