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What is a Project Management Methodology?

If you're wondering, "What are project management methodologies?" you're probably looking to bring some structure and cohesiveness to your workflow. Project management methodologies provide an infrastructure for accomplishing projects. They're a blueprint for how tasks and projects are planned, managed, and executed, from start to finish.

What are the most commonly used project management methodologies?

  • Agile
  • Waterfall
  • Scrum
  • RAD
  • NPI
  • PER
  • PRINCE2

These are just a few examples of project management methodologies. Some questions you should ask yourself before deciding on a methodology include: What is your project approach in project management? What percentage of your requests are ad hoc? It's important to make sure the parameters of your project fit within the rules and processes of the methodologies.

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