For this assignment, you will practice drawing a network diagram; determine the project completion time, critical path(s), activity slack times; and create a Gantt chart for a specific project. You will reflect on what insights this information provides and consider the types of work activities that should be included in a comprehensive work breakdown structure.
For this assignment, refer to the Case Question for discussion in Operations and Supply Chain Management, Chapter 19: Project Management, Chapter Review: Integrative Case: Hudson Jewelers (page 606).
Be sure to include the following critical elements in your submission:
- Draw the network diagram
- Determine the project completion time, critical path(s), and activity slack times
- Create a Gantt chart for the project
- Summarize your insights
- Identify what other types of work activities might be included in a more comprehensive work breakdown structure