Project Management Documents – Project Proposal
By Michael Wood
The Project Proposal is a Project Management document that:
- Presents Management Information Needed to Approve or Deny Projects.
- Consolidates Traditional PMO Forms:
- Feasibility Study
- Impact Analysis
- Project Charter
- Risk Assessment
- Project Authorization
- Becomes Scope Document
- Memorializes Project Intent and Goal
- Provides Metrics for Use in Evaluating Success
Michael Wood is the Subject Matter Expert on IT Strategy and Business Process Improvement for www.gantthead.com. His “Helix Factor” book series presents a comprehensive Business Process Improvement methodology that has been used successfully since the early 1980s to help organizations achieve breakthrough results. Michael is a CPA and has served as an adjunct professor for Pepperdine and Cal Lutheran universities in Southern California. In addition he has led workshops on Business Process Improvement, Strategic Planning and System Design on a national and international basis.