An introduction to project management

Lessons learned are a critical part of the close of any project, plan, or effort. Before beginning this discussion forum, read the assigned pages from Chapters 9 and 10 in your text, review the article How to Fix Three of the Biggest Project Management Problems Your Business Faces (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site., and read the Weekly Lecture.

Consider the experience you gained in class and the work you have completed over the past five weeks.

  • Identify at least two lessons learned that you will apply to your life and career.
  • Explain what the lessons are, then explain how (and why) they will help you improve your life and career.

Your initial response should contain at least 200 words and be supported by at least one additional Scholarly, Peer Reviewed, and Other Credible Source  (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.(other than the textbook or required reading) to help explain and share what you have learned. You are encouraged to post your required replies early during the week to promote more meaningful and interactive discourse in this discussion.



Schwalbe, K. (2017). An introduction to project management (6th ed.). Retrieved from

  • Chapter 9: Closing Projects (read pages 339-353)
  • Chapter 10: Best Practices in Project Management (read pages 361-380)

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