Join Terri Wagner for an in-depth discussion in this video Knowing your project's vision and mission, part of Project Management: Preventing Scope Creep.
…Generally speaking, organizations at Level three Maturity or greater.…Will prioritize their projects within their portfolio, based on how…the project aligns with the corporate strategic plan, and corporate goals.…So as the leader of your project, it is vitally…important to identify and document your project's vision and mission statements.…If they've not already been identified before you were assigned.…These two statements will link your project back to the strategic plan and…organizational goals, and help everyone keep…focused on the value of this initiative.…
The vision statement will provide the mental…picture of the optimal desired outcome, goal,…or future state for this project.…It answers questions such as, what is the purpose and desired end state?…And how will this project help satisfy a key corporate strategic goal?…A clearly established vision encourages people to focus on what's…important and better understand organization…wide change and alignment of resources.…It functions like a north star, if you will, guiding where…
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- What is scope creep?
- Why does scope change?
- Factoring in organizational maturity
- Setting scope and requirements
- Building a budget
- Resetting unrealistic expectations
- Resolving communication issues with stakeholders<br><br>
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