chapter 3

Scheduling – 3

This chapter deals with the importance of schedules. We look at how to create schedules and the prerequisites needed to design achievable schedules. We discuss the different types of resources available to a production and take a look at how to manage them effectively. We also see, based on project requirements, how to calculate the quantum of resources needed and for how long they are needed. We see the importance of accountability and responsibility within departments. This chapter also examines the important aspect of budgets. How do you create a budget and what are its components? Included inside areĀ a few sample budget sheets that can be used as a starting point for your own budgeting exercise.