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Project Management Vocabulary

 "In great attempts it is glorious even to fail"
Vince Lombardi

Replace the underlined word or words from the choices below.

1.  This course revolves around group projects.
A. contribute
B. breakdown
C. horizontal
D. is centered on
E. general

2. Motivating everyone to pitch in is often tedious.
A. contribute
B. breakdown
C. horizontal
D. is centered on
E. general

3.Should someone be the overall supevisor or
 
A. contribute
B. breakdown
C. horizontal
D. is centered on
E. general

4. could you adopt a sort of sideways hierarchy?

A. contribute
B. breakdown
C. horizontal
D. is centered on
E. general

5.  Frequently you have quite a few indivuals involved in one job so the decomposition of the project

A. contribute
B. breakdown
C. horizontal
D. is centered on
E. general 

                       
6.   into doable tasks is one of your main priorities.

A. distribute
B. progress
C. feasable
D. assignment
E.  perfectly joined together

7. Who is going to parcel out that piecework and to whom?
.
A. distribute
B. progress
C. feasable
D. assignment
E. perfectly joined together

8. Must status reports be generated and if so how to insure that they will be read by the team?.

A. distribute
B. progress
C. feasable
D. assignment
E. perfectly joined together

9. That would certainly help to make your final presentations seamless.
A. distribute
B. progress
C. feasable
D. assignment
E. perfectly joined together

10. This is almost always a difficult first time undertaking for the majority of students and employees, good luck.
A. distribute
B. progress
C. feasable
D. assignment
E. perfectly joined together

 

Further research:
SourceForge.net where you can place your project worldwide.
Afterall, Thomas Goetz recently wrote in Wired:
"Open Source is doing for mass innovation what the assemble line did for mass production. Get ready for when collaboration replaces the corporation."

By the way, one interesting new development in group projects is file sharing. One easy way to accomplish this is to create a newsgroup. Checkout: Yahoo Groups or the Maytech Village.

 


Ce texte © 2004-2005  Christopher Yukna - tous droits réservés


Christopher YUKNA
Professor of English
Ecole des Mines
158 cours Fauriel
St.Etienne
FRANCE 
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