In The Spotlight
The Project Proposal has been approved. What next? The project must now be defined in greater detail.
By Colleen Garton and Erika McCulloch
Editor's Note: This article is excerpted from chapter 4 of Fundamentals of Technology Project Management, by Colleen Garton and Erika McCulloch.
The project definition includes the creation of:
- The Project Charter
- The Marketing Requirements Document (MRD)
- The Budget
- The Statement of Work (SOW)
The flowchart in Figure 4.1 shows the project definition workflow process from the proposal being approved through to project approval.