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Question on develop project charter 2 years 2 weeks ago #15615

  • Deepak G
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Hi,

I attempted one question in mock exam from two different sources.
Question is A project manager joins late in the execution phase of the project and figures out project charter is missing.
Source 1 says develop project charter when the project manager joins the project.
Source 2 says its too late to develop the project charter as the project is already in execution phase.

I understand that developing project charter sets the expectation and organization commitment but what to consider in above scenario as both sources are good sources for PMP mock exam.

Question on develop project charter 2 years 2 weeks ago #15623

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I have to ask then, if no charter, then is there a real project? In my business, if I did not approve a project and one was being executed, it would not be well for that person.
What mock exam did you use?
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Question on develop project charter 2 years 2 weeks ago #15626

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That's in pmtraining demo test.

Question on develop project charter 2 years 2 weeks ago #15647

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As my understanding should a develop charter as per PMBO Guide.
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Question on develop project charter 2 years 2 weeks ago #15658

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Hi Deepak -
If you inherit a project (and it really a project) without a project charter, then you should immediately create the project charter. Without a project charter, written and approved, you really don't have an "official" project.

I hope this helps.
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