Project Management Life Cycle Model
Develop a report utilizing the Project Management Life Cycle (PMLC) model ((initiation, planning, execution, and closure), and reporting it to your client. Also, prepare a summary analysis of the project. The project has approached the halfway point, thus your client has requested a milestone review of the project. The project has approached the halfway point, thus your client has requested a milestone review of the project.
You might consider using a project management software such as MS Project to demonstrate schedule of milestones met and those yet to be accomplished.
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The following requirements must be met:
- Write between 1,000 – 1,500 words using Microsoft Word in APA 6th edition style.
- Use an appropriate number of references to support your position, and defend your arguments. The following are examples of primary and secondary sources that may be used, and non-credible and opinion based sources that may not be used.
- Primary sources such as government websites (United States Department of Labor – Bureau of Labor Statistics, United States Census Bureau, The World Bank), peer reviewed and scholarly journals in EBSCOhost (Grantham University Online Library) and Google Scholar.
- Secondary and credible sources such as CNN Money, The Wall Street Journal, trade journals, and publications in EBSCOhost (Grantham University Online Library).
- Non-credible and opinion based sources such as, Wikis, Yahoo Answers, eHow, blogs, etc. should not be used.
- Cite all reference material (data, dates, graphs, quotes, paraphrased statements, information, etc.) in the paper and list each source on a reference page using APA style. An overview of APA 6th edition in-text citations, formatting, reference list, and style is provided here.