Review a Project Schedule and Evaluate for Potential Issues/Cost Impacts (1 page)

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Business Finance

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In a 1-page Word document, consider the following activities and their durations. The original project schedule, using early activity starts, is shown below.

ActivityTaskPredecessorsDurationActivity Cost
ASign ContractNone5 days$5,000
BDesign SurveyA3 days$1,500
CIdentify AudienceA7 days$1,000
DRun SurveyB, C30 days$6,000
EAnalyze ResultsD5 days$3,000
FCreate PresentationE5 days$1,000
GPresent to ClientE, F2 days$3,000
  • Reconfigure the chart above into a critical path diagram for project scheduling similar to the diagram shown in this module's lecture.
  • What is the duration of the project?
  • How much slack is currently available in the non-critical path?
  • How long are the project and feeder buffers?

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Explanation & Answer

Hello.Should I use a Gantt diagram or a Pert chart?Gantt chart looks tedious, which diagram did you in the module lecture as depicted in part (a)?

Running head: PROJECT SCHEDULE

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Project Schedule Diagram
Student’s Name
Institutional Affiliation

PROJECT SCHEDULE

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a). Critical path diagram for the project schedule

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Anonymous
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