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World History Since 1500

Scenario: If, as we've been told, the longest journey begins with the first step, then the first step of our journey through time will place us at the threshold of an era known as the Renaissance and the year 1500, the date chosen by numerous scholars as the dividing line between modern and pre-modern times. It was a time w

Discuss the nature of the selected project.

I can do #1 and 2 completed I only need help with #3 PART 1 (it will say DO THIS ONE by it, please! 1. Project Overview a. Develop a Project Introduction based on the following criteria. 1) You have decided to build a garage with living quarters. An architectural plan must be developed and approved by the city planning co

Methods for terminating project

Excel Electronics Excel Electronics is nearing completion of a three-year project to develop and produce a new pocket Phone-Fax-Internet device (PFI). The PFI is no larger than a cigarette pack but has all the power and features of full sized devices. The assembly line and all the production facilities will be completed in si

General Ship Building Company

General Ship Building Company General Ship Building has a contract with the Department of the Navy to build three new aircraft carriers over the next five years. During the construction of the first ship, the project manager formed auditing team to audit the construction process for the three ships. After picking the audit te

Project Management on Housing Construction

. Shannon Murray (President of the prestigious consulting firm of Murray, Knight & Whiting Consulting of Lakeland Florida) decided to have her own house built. To complete this project she had analyzed the following activities and had time values estimated for these activities. The first activity consisted of obtaining a loan,

Production Cost - A production costs summary for Comapny A is as follows

A production costs summary for Comapny A is as follows: Unit-level direct material $ 5.00/unit Unit-level direct labor 2.00/unit Unit-level overhead 6.00/unit Product-level overhead 4.00/unit Total cost per unit $17.00 Fixed facility-level selling costs are $600,000 per year and unit-level selling costs are $2

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers: Dam Project

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has contracted with a medium-size excavation firm to construct a small series of three earthen dams as part of a flood control program in North Carolina. For economic reasons, dams #1 and #2 have to constructed at the same time and dam #3 can only be built afte

RAM & RACI Chart

See attached Word Document. I have provided example of charts. I will use this problems for additional exercises as well as guide for correctness. Thank you

Project management planning and project life cycle.

Begin working on the project management plan by creating the outline of the document. Identify each of the sections and write a paragraph describing the contents of each section. Describe the level of formality for review and approvals of the project plan. I have searched but I have been unsuccessful in finding a definitive

Perform a limited scope risk assessment of A T & T, the telecommunications giant.

OK, I am not asking for anyone to do my assignment, am merely asking for directions on how to tackle the assignment. Maybe am not looking at the right information regarding the assignment, any and all help will be appreciated. Perform a limited scope risk assessment of A T & T, the telecommunications giant. Gather relevant in

Selecting a capital project for Wal-Mart and identifying potential problems

I have decided to pick for my company, Wal-Mart, a capital project of carrying a new line of junior clothing called "It's Hot" and I want Paris Hilton to endorse this line. Wal-mart is faltering in this arena and I thought a big name might help their clothing line. What could be some of the risks and costs involved with this typ

Alternative Solutions to Project Management Problems

Can anyone please help me with some ideas on the following? ? Evaluate the need for leadership in project management. ? Assess the challenges of developing high-performance project teams. ? Compare and contrast face-to-face and virtual project teams. Thank you.

E-Mail Upgrade Project Management: Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) with Example

Develop a Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) and project schedule in a Gantt format for an E-Mail Upgrade Project. The WBS and resultant schedule should contain the following high-level activities: 1.0 Evaluate User & System Requirements 2.0 Evaluate ODHS Network Suitability 3.0 Conduct E-mail System Selection 4.0 Upgrade Ohi

The Role of PERT, CPM and Gannt in Project Management

Discuss the role of PERT, CPM and Gantt based on the following action items: 1. Identify the purpose of each tool and circumstances for using each. Also consider whether these tools are individual methods that can be used independently or if they should ideally be used as a set. 2. Contrast and compare activity-on-node an

Developing the Implementation Plan

Help me describe the steps neccessary to achieve the following: ? Develop an approach for estimating project time and cost. ? Develop a resource scheduling process. ? Analyze the implementation planning process.

User Needs Analysis

The project that you are working on has progressed to the point where you have identified the key management and end users in the effected organization and have scheduled the initial interviews. Over the next two weeks you interview 10 different users asking the same set of questions of the management team and the associates.

Project management - microsoft project / word report / visio chart

Requirements I started the mpp file (attached) and it needs tidying a lot and many elements need adding Timeline, budget creating and adding, and all the elements numbered below also required is a project organization chart in MS visio the report should include a doc file with a paragraph for each numbered section. Plus

Risk Identification

Identify potential risks for Project X. Here are some clarifications to this assignment: * This is a risk identification assignment, NOT a risk analysis. * List 4 - 6 threats that Project X may encounter & explain. * List 4 - 6 opportunities that Project X may encounter and explain. In your own words, ple

Project management

ONLY A MOCK SCENARIO : I am developing the scope statement for the project, and now I'm up to the marketing deliverables. We have met with the director of Sales and Marketing and have a general sense of what marketing will be needed to effectively launch the upgraded product. There will be a series of newsletters sent to the glo

Project Management

MGMT 404 LANDSCAPING AT LONG LAKE IN WISCONSIN By the last class of week 10, please provide a business correspondence to me explaining the pertinent information regarding the project of our client, Fitz's Resorts, Inc. Pay attention to the appropriate deadlines. Be sure to reference any attachments. It must include

Project Management

In my role as project manager for my group called the the PROVISION Healthcare Technologies. I have forwarded EVERYONE a few emails about the project and asked to schedule an overview meeting with the project stakeholders in at least three paragraphs describe who you will invite to this meeting. Be sure to identify some stakeh

Project Specifications and Objectives

1. Develop a project specifications. 2. Assess factors affecting the achievement of project objectives. 3. Develop and agree project objectives which will meet the specified needs. 4. Identify the project environment, the project phases and project activities. 5. Identify and allow for critical or uncertain factors in the re

Operation Budgeting

Determine the projected food sales by meal period for June 20X2. Assume the first day of the month is a Sunday. See attached file for full problem description.

Operating cash flow - Datum's project

The Datum Co. has recently completed a $200,000, two-year marketing study. Based on the results of the study, Datum has estimated that 6,000 units of its new electro-optical data scanner could be sold annually over the next 8 years, at a price of $8,000 each. Variable costs per unit are $4,400, and fixed costs total $5.4 million