Case Study: The Problems of Multitasking (graded) Read Case Study 12.1:

The Problems of Multitasking. Answer the following questions: How does multitasking confuse the resource availability of project team personnel? In modern organizations, it is impossible to eliminate multitasking for the average employee. Why? How would resource loading or resource leveling help address multitasking situations?

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Reducing Project Duration (graded) In your own words, describe crashing, fast tracking, and scope reduction as means of schedule compression. When would each be appropriate? Which methods would you consider better first-choice methods by most project sponsors? Would any of these methods apply to Agile projects? How does Agile address schedule compression?