Using the provided template for the Project Management Plan, prepare the Introduction section. For this assignment, I am responsible for including the following information:
This section will include a statement of the problem and its impact on the organization.
Identify the approaches that could be used to solve the problem.
Identify the source of the information, and discuss your findings.
Compare these findings, and identify the specific methodology that will be used for this project.
Using the provided template, complete the Scope and Purpose subsections, which are needed for the Introduction section.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 17, 2018, 12:40 pm ad1c9bdddf
--The Introduction section - For this assignment, I am responsible for including the following information: This section will include a statement of the problem and its impact on the organization.
Consider the state of the problem as a main issue preventing the progression of an organization in meeting their direct goals towards success. In the aims to improving proficiency, the database system is requiring revamping in several departments that assists work teams employees. The project is centered on slow productivity in processing tasks those problems in delivering products on time for customers. The quality control levels can lack in oversight to assure product or services meets guidelines to producing an effective mainframe for operating long-term within product cycle. Thus, the statement of the problem should relay a main element of reference that prevents business continuity:
Example of statement of the problem needing a project initiative scope:
"The problem in product process development involves the latency in clearing one phase to another due to the outdated internal database system utilized by work teams. The latency problem is in both the coding programming to properly identify the 20 different varieties in reaching accuracy in selecting actual specifications. Without the inset in new coding database system for ...
The review into project management method in project creation for an organization's goal for improving internal operations.
Project Capstone: Management Memo on Decision Making
What are methods of knowing if you are making good decisions? What assumptions are used in management?
You have just been promoted from front-line supervisor to be one of the firm's senior managers. During your business education, you learned that the primary role of a manager is to make good decisions. As a supervisor, you had frequently been making routine decisions, but you realize that decision making for the overall company can and will have far greater impact on the company and its employees.
Your boss, the chief executive officer (CEO), realizes that you do not have much practice in this higher level, decision-making process and has asked you to write a memo describing your understanding of how to make important decisions.
Your memo should address the following questions:
- Describe at least 3 criteria that would determine whether the manager is making good decisions. What should be done to better assure that you are making a good decision?
- In the realm of decision making, what are assumptions? Rather than use a dictionary definition, cite several specific assumptions that would go with any real-life decision you have made or have seen made at a company at which you have worked.
- Given the importance of proper assumptions, your boss asked you to assess the accuracy of certain business assumptions and what could you do to test or confirm the credibility of them. The following were major assumptions for each firm:
o An automobile manufacturer's assumption that the demand for SUVs would continue because gas prices would continue to rise
o An airline's assumption that there was a need for an airline that provided no added amenities