BUS 697 Week 3 Assignment, Five Phases
- Project Initiation
- Project Planning
- Project Execution
- Closing Phase
BUS 697 Week 3 Discussion 1, Continuous Improvement
Many organizations focus on continuous improvement processes to aid efficiency improvement, reduce waste, and/or maximize profits. In your posting, discuss three of the continuous improvement foci areas you have experienced in your job or organization and discuss the effectiveness (or benefits) of such initiatives. Decide what change management issues are present that limit the organization’s efforts in continuous improvement. What are the forces driving the initiative? What-practices could be …..? What should be abandoned?
BUS 697 Week 3 Discussion 2, Phase Review Meetings
Describe the structure and importance of a project phase review meeting. Select three areas that need to be reviewed by the project manager and explain why. Create a list of stakeholders that should be invited to the meeting. Why did you choose these stakeholders? What should all the meeting participants be able to walk away from the meeting with?