4 Information Gathering Techniques for Projects
Information Gathering Techniques are methods that are used to collect data that will assist the project team in identifying risks for the project. Some of the techniques include:
This is used to identify overall project risks or may focus on the risks within a particular project segment or workplace. In using brainstorming technique, stakeholders come together in order to analyse the project, identify risks and determine the feasibility of projects.
#2 Delphi Techniques
This is used to generate a consensus among project risk experts who anonymously submit that risk list to a facilitator. Because it relies on achieving consensus, the Delphi technique may be difficult to implement in many organisations.
This is used to get information from people with wide experience across many projects, such as stakeholders, team members, Project Manager from previous projects and functional managers, to quantify the probability and consequence of risk on project objectives.
The output is a statistical interpretation of the data from which a range of probability can be expressed against a level of confidence that the risk will or will not occur, such as optimistic or low and pessimistic or high.
#4 Root cause analysis
This is used to identify problems, discover the root cause, and develop corrective actions for the problem.
Now your take on this argument.
We would also like to hear what you feel about the topic we discussed today. Your feedback is very important to us. Feel free to drop your comments and recommendations. If you have a contrary opinion, you can drop that too.
You can also join our Facebook Page CRMNigeria for more updates. You can do that by clicking on the link or searching for our page on Facebook.
Click here to Download 5 E-Books that I have taken time to prepare for you.
These E-Books contain formulas that have helped many of my students to nail the PMP Exam at first attempt! You can also make use of this E-Books. If you have any question while using the material, feel free to shoot me a mail. I am committed to assisting you to nail your PMP exam. It’s a pledge. You can always count on me as a friend.
PS: For like seven years since I started blogging I have tried many platforms and tools. Some worked and some of them performed below expectation. Here are some of the tools that I will gladly recommend for you any day, any time.
PS: Click on the link below to sign up for my Online E-Course CRM Training. Make sure you confirm your subscription by clicking on the link sent to you. Thanks.
Adeniyi Salau PMP , CCNA R&S , CDMP, CEP, MOS, MCP, CSCU (Project 2016), Microsoft Certified Security and Networking Associate is a Google and Beingcert Certified Digital Marketer, Project Manager and SEO Expert of repute with about a decade of Blogging and online marketing experience. He is always ready to share his experience with others.