Documentation, documentation, documentation

It has often been said that the three most important considerations in selecting a good place to live are “location, location, and location.” Based on my experience, an analogy in project management is that to complete a successful project, the most important requirements are documentation, documentation, and documentation. Let’s walk through a typical project to see how critical is this need for careful and effective documentation by the project manager and also see the relationship of documentation to the PMBOK Guide’s nine knowledge areas.
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