Project Management Tools - Critical Path Method

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Project Management Tools - Critical Path Method

Critical Path Analysis is also called Critical Path Method and the terms are commonly abbreviated, to CPA and CPM. This tool can be used to identify
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  • Submitted on: 2010-09-07 02:07:14

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The CPA or CPM method helps you to build a graphical representation of the project showing the necessary sequence of tasks and those activities that can be done simultaneously (in parallel).

It also calculates and identifies the critical path which is the series of tasks that determine the shortest possible completion time. Once we identify the critical path, it is essential for the project management team to track and monitor the tasks in the critical path so that project delays can be avoided.    More detail...

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