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Can you please help me with the following?
After watching this short video, (3:30) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y6lTSxJvR4w

I need help with the following:
a. A problem statement for the project, the statement should describe the nature of the problem, its location, timing and magnitude.
b. A project objective and key performance indicators. Include key performance indicators (KPIs) the team did not consider when the project actually occurred. How would you measure the performance of this project?
c. Options for achieving project objectives. Be creative.
d. Key deliverables of the WBS for this project as it was actually executed (at least four).

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a. A problem statement for the project, the statement should describe the nature of the problem, its location, timing and magnitude.
In 1970 a 45 foot long and 8 ton whale beached itself at a coast in Florence, Oregon. The Oregon Highway Division had the responsibility for disposing of the rotten carcass. However nobody could remember how to get rid of a whale carcass. The main problem is the difficulty of disposing an eight ton whale on the coast. Because it was almost impossible to carry and transport it to another location. Some of the ideas were also not helpful according to The Highway Division since they have believed that:
• Burying could not be a solution since it might be uncovered again,
•Cutting it up could not be a solution because nobody wants to cut it up,
• The carcass could not be burned either.
Finally The Oregon Highway Division decided that ...

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This solutions contain project statements and project objectives for the Oregan Highway Division in disposing a whale carcass.

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