A project management process is the management process of planning and controlling the performance or execution of a project.The process consist of the following
Prepare for the Project
Where the Project Sponsor and initial Project Team are identified and work with the Project Manager to create the Project Charter.
Define Cost/ Scope/ Schedule/ Quality (CSSQ)
where the Project Manager, along with the Project Team defines the scope of the project and identifies the preliminary budget, high-level schedule and quality standards to complete the project
Perform Risk Identification
where the Project Manager and Project Team begin to identify and document any risks associated with the project. Develop Initial Project Plan, where the Project Manager and Project Team identify all Stakeholders and document their involvement in the project, develop means of communicating with them, and compile all documentation created during Project Initiation to produce the Initial Project Plan.
Develop Initial Project Plan
Confirm Approval to Proceed to Next Phase, where the Project Manager reviews and refines the Business Case, secures resources required for Project Planning and prepares the formal acceptance package for review and approval by the Project Sponsor.