How about understanding your Project’s Schedule Critical Path better?

Critical Path is a measure of schedule flexibility, discernable through each activity total float. On any network path, flexibility is the positive difference between early and late dates (PMI, Project Risk Management, 2013). It is the shortest time possible for a project to finish.

“Be careful of relative critical path. This is the critical path relative to some select points of constraint only.”

“The path it generates does not represent the overall project’s critical path. The real overall critical path of the schedule is one generated by the calculation of a schedule that has no constraint, a schedule that flows freely.

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FREE WHITE PAPER NO.6 : Ten Cardinal Rules to Good Schedule Baseline Management

A project that does not have a clear understanding on how to manage schedule baselines cannot expect to manage time…

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FREE WHITE PAPER: “EFFECTS OF CONSTRAINTS ON THE CRITICAL PATH”

FREE WHITE PAPER: “EFFECTS OF CONSTRAINTS ON THE CRITICAL PATH” Constraints imposed on schedule activities are multiple limitations that can…

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