Changes between Version 32 and Version 33 of ProjectManagementIdeas


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Timestamp:
Apr 29, 2009, 9:53:55 PM (6 years ago)
Author:
ChrisNelson
Comment:

Clarify duration vs. work

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  • ProjectManagementIdeas

    v32 v33  
    2626Answering the questions listed above requires recording certain properties of a task.
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    28  Duration:: The amount of work needed to complete the task.  This is ''not'', necessarily, the time it will take to complete the task.  The task may be unassigned (and will take forever to complete) or has a resource assigned only part-time (so it will take longer to complete than the amount of work indicates).
     28 Work:: The amount of work needed to complete the task.  This is ''not'', necessarily, the time it will take to complete the task (duration).  The task may be unassigned (and will take forever to complete) or has a resource assigned only part-time (so it will take longer to complete than the amount of work indicates).
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    3030 Assigned resource:: The individual who will work  on this task.