Review the information in the textbook and the following online article on Crashing in Project Management.
After reviewing the material and reflecting on the content, write a 2- to 3-page paper that addresses the following questions:
What is “project crashing”?
When might it be appropriate to utilize project crashing?
What are the potential downfalls of project crashing?
Have you seen it used at your place of employment? If so, to what extent was it successful?
What would you recommend as the first/best alternative to project crashing?
Crashing in Project Management
In most cases when projects run behind the assigned duration and schedule, project managers are prompted to establish whether to incorporate the principle of project crashing in a bid to fast-track the prospects of the project, an aspect that this paper seeks to establish.
As detailed in the provided journal, the aspect of project crashing infers to the reduction of the completion time of projects by sharply ensuring that the human resources and other related expenses employed in the projects are increased (