Schedule updating and project control
To see the Gantt Chart View, follow these steps: If you want to get a list of just the critical path tasks (Figure 2), you can use the Group By option in the Microsoft Project toolbar.
I often use this view to determine which tasks and resources are on the critical path.
Effective change control processes maintains the appropriate balance between control/discipline to manage to the baseline plan, and flexibility to adapt the plans to meet customer expectations.
The project impact report should include the following information based on the assessment (at a minimum): It is important to quantify the impacts of a change.The Schedule table is useful when you want to understand the slack in the schedule.With the critical tasks grouped, you can quickly view the available slack in the non-critical tasks.In this post I am going to focus in on the change control process.The overall goal of change control is to prevent changes from overwhelming a project or taking the project unnecessarily off track.