A project team is performing above service levels, and there have not yet been any issues. However, there are concerns about whether or not this level of performance is sustainable. What should the project manager update?
Due to scope changes during project execution, the project manager identifies that a provider must make changes to a product module already in use. What should the project manager do first?
Midway through a project, the project sponsor replaces a key resource with a new hire. What should the project manager do first?
There are three main tasks in a new product development project. Task A must be delivered two weeks before task C starts, and task C will start once task B is finished. What is the relationship between tasks A and B?
During a project's execution phase, a regulatory law is approved that mandates immediate compliance. This law will impact the project's scope, schedule, and cost. What should the project manager do first?
A project that should have been 80 percent complete by now is only 75 percent complete. The total project budget is US$100,000 and the actual cost of work performed (ACWP) is US $72,000. What can be determined from this information?
High failure rates are found in the production line during product manufacture. The project deadline is tight, and the cost of pending production is high. The engineers have determined the root causes of the problem and the project team has identified the best solution. However, this solution will require an increase in the budget. What should the project manager do?
A project sponsor directs a project manager to immediately begin a critical project with a very tight timeline. What should the project manager do first?
During a project progress meeting, a stakeholder informs the team that a previously identified technical issue has been resolved. However, the stakeholder warns that the same issue is likely to happen on other, similar projects. What should the project manager do first?
A team member informs the project manager that there is a variance between actual and planned system speed. The project manager is surprised, because this performance measurement was not identified during the planning phase of the project. The project manager then evaluates whether the variance requires a response. During the evaluation, in which phase is the project manager?