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Project Management: Planning

This guide will provide a framework and resources for those faculty and staff that are working on projects.


Planning is one of the most important processes in project management. There are several stages of planning that one must go through in order to have a successful project. These planning processes include:

  • Planning your deliverables
  • Planning for risk
  • Schedule planning
  • Planning who will do the work
  • Cost and budget planning

Project Management Planning

The 8 Steps of Project Planning

  1. Create and Analyze Business Case.
  2. Identify and Meet Stakeholders for Approval.
  3. Define Project Scope.
  4. Set Project Goals and Objectives.
  5. Determine Project Deliverables.
  6. Create Project Schedule and Milestones.
  7. Assignment of Tasks.
  8. Carry Out Risk Assessment.

Project Management Planning Template

Gantt Chart for Project Planning

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