Project Management Life Cycle Model: A Road Map to Success

Note if you are taking the PMP® exam from 26 March 2018 onwards: click here to read the updated PMP® study material based on PMBOK® Guide 6th Edition.

Cheers, Stefania

Every project has a beginning, a middle, and an ending, like a good story.

And just like in stories, a project can either have a happy end or end in a tragedy, depending on how it was managed.

The project life cycle can help project managers and their teams to focus on meeting the project’s objective and delivering it on time and within budget.

The project life cycle contains 5 phases through which every project has to go: Initiation, Planning, Execution, Control/Monitoring, and Closure.

Image titled project management life cycle model a road map to success

Published by:

Recommended for You

  • 243

Project Management Glossary

# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

“PMP”, “PMBOK”, “PMI-ACP” and “PMI” are registered trademarks of the Project Management Institute, Inc. All rights reserved.

project management 2018 agile 2018 pmp 2018 tipsographic stefania

Hi, I am Stefania, hearth and keyboard behind Tipsographic, a free online resource for everybody interested in project management and agile. I specialize in project management tips, tools, and tricks. When I'm not writing, you can find me road cycling around Tuscany or spending time with friends and family.

Welcome to Tipsographic!