chapter  3
Starting Up a Project (SU)
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WHAT DOES THE PROCESS DO? * Appoints the Executive and Project Manager, prepares and

signs job descriptions.

Every project needs a sponsor, the key decision maker, the provider of funds. But normally this person is too busy to manage the project on a day-to-day basis. So we also need a Project Manager to do the planning and control. We need to identify these two people before anything can happen (in a controlled manner) in a project.