Management



Definition

Management is the activity consisting of the cohesive collection of all tasks that are primarily performed to administer and lead an endeavor or center in order to fulfill its mission and to achieve its objectives.

Goals

The typical goals of the management activity are to ensure that the:

Objectives

The typical objectives of the management activity are to ensure that the:

Examples

Typical examples (i.e., subactivities) of the management activity include:

Preconditions

The management activity typically may begin when the following conditions hold:

Completion Criteria

The management activity is typically complete when the following conditions hold:

Tasks

The management activity typically consists of the following teams performing the following tasks in an iterative, incremental, parallel, and time-boxed manner:

Environments

The management activity is typically performed using the following environment(s) and associated tools:

Work Products

The management activity typically results in the production of all or part of the following work products in the management work product set:

Phases

The management activity tasks are typically performed during the following phases:

Phase Relevant Tasks
Business Strategy Communications Management, Cost Management, Delivery Management, Management Planning, Personnel Management, Personnel Management, Relationship Management, Resource Management, Schedule Management, and Scope Management
Business Optimization Communications Management, Cost Management, Delivery Management, Management Planning, Personnel Management, Personnel Management, Relationship Management, Resource Management, Schedule Management, and Scope Management
Initiation Communications Management, Cost Management, Delivery Management, Management Planning, Personnel Management, Personnel Management, Relationship Management, Resource Management, Schedule Management, and Scope Management
Construction Communications Management, Cost Management, Delivery Management, Management Planning, Personnel Management, Personnel Management, Relationship Management, Resource Management, Schedule Management, and Scope Management
Delivery Communications Management, Cost Management, Delivery Management, Management Planning, Personnel Management, Personnel Management, Relationship Management, Resource Management, Schedule Management, and Scope Management
Usage Communications Management, Cost Management, Delivery Management, Management Planning, Personnel Management, Personnel Management, Relationship Management, Resource Management, Schedule Management, and Scope Management
Retirement Communications Management, Cost Management, Delivery Management, Management Planning, Personnel Management, Personnel Management, Relationship Management, Resource Management, Schedule Management, and Scope Management

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