UOTC Guiding a Team in Uber Project Management Course Reflection Discussion

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University of the Cumberlands


Reflect on the assigned readings for the week. Respond to the following prompts: “What do I feel are the most important aspects of my learning in the chapters this week?” and “What about this learning was really worthy of my time and understanding?” Then explain how important it is in society or business.

Also, provide a graduate-level response to each of the following questions:

  1. Find a recent news article on an ongoing project, evaluate the management’s performance, and explain how the project could be better organized and managed.
  2. Discuss the pros and cons of the spiral project life-cycle model and the waterfall project life-cycle model. How are the processes in the PMBOK related to each other? Give a specific example.

Respond to the post of at least two peers, using 100 words minimum each.

[Your initial post should be based upon the assigned reading for the week, so the textbook should be a source listed in your reference section and cited within the body of the text. Other sources are not required but feel free to use them if they aid in your discussion].

[Your initial post should be at least 450+ words and in APA format (including Times New Roman with font size 12 and double spaced). Post the actual body of your paper in the discussion thread then attach a Word version of the paper for APA review]

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PMP Discussion

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Course Name


Course Reflection

I feel project management concepts are important subjects of this week's chapter. They
define the practices of guiding a team to meet and achieve the criteria for a successful project
within a given timeline. Having insight into these project management concepts mitigates the
challenges of meeting the set objectives within the defined limits. Despite that project
management concepts are described in project documentation formulated in the early stages of
the project documentation process, the management concepts described in this chapter ensure
that the project manages carbs scope, time, quality, and budget limitations. Also, these concepts
ensure resource allocation is optimized and implemented to achieve pre-determined goals.
From the chapter, I understood that project management aims to come up with a complete
project that achieves and meets the goals of a customer or client by creating and updating
customer or client information. Once these goals are established clearly, they influence decision
making in the entire process of project execution. They affect designers, project managers,
subcontractors, and contractors. Thus, it is pr...

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