In the previous Coaching Note I listed a few things that can go wrong – always worth considering before you start thinking about a process. In this article, I'll write about project charters so that you have a check list of things to ensure that your project is successful.
This information is taken from Project Management for Dummies, an excellent resource. From my experience, I can recommend any title in the Dummies series.
A project charter is a document prepared in the organising and preparation stage of a project.
The project charter has three uses: -
Here are the component parts of a successful project charter: -
This list applies to large projects; but it is just as useful for any project, however, small. It is a useful starting point for a coaching session for reviewing problems in the past, and planning projects in the future.
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