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Project Management Guide

This Project Management Guide includes links to tools, templates, manuals, and examples. Each project management activity is defined and offers guidance and access to samples and templates. Flow maps describe the project management processes.

InitiatingPlanningExecutingMonitoringClosing
Process Map
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Organize team for successDevelop project management plan and work planTake action - Direct and manage work and communicationsMonitor deliverables, due dates, costs, and qualityPrepare organized cessation activities; transition work or staff

WSDOT's project management process includes best practices, tools, and templates to provide a framework for effective management.

The WSDOT Project Management Guide (PMG) is an interactive web site that includes links to these tools and templates, links to manuals and specifications, and examples of good practice.

Activity guides provide definitions, step-by-step directions, guidelines, and access to many samples and templates for performing each step of the WSDOT project management process. Process maps describe the sequence and flow of activities within each of the five project management steps.

To access the Project Management Guide simply select the project phase, either Pre-Construction or Construction