Impact of Quantitative Analysis Techniques in Enhancing Time Management
Usman Ali Khan , Syed Faizan Haider
The identification of the most important tasks becomes virtually impossible for any project that comprises hundreds of the tasks with several dozens of its dependencies, those if missed (linked with meeting the deadline) may lead to the total, project impairment or failure. The CPM (critical path method) starting as hand-drawn diagrams, during1950s was created as project management technique that keeps the Project on track till success by helping the identification of the tasks important in nature, evolving into automated software has now become an essential part of project planning scheduling, monitoring, along with controlling big or complex projects. For finding the critical path a simple algorithm has been designed in this paper. Use of the algorithm would prove to be enhancing the time management skills of the manager.
Slack Time, PDM, Project Scheduling, PERT, Critical Path Network.
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Usman Ali Khan
Department of IS, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia