Discuss the importance of top management commitment and the development of standards

for successful project management. Provide examples to illustrate the importance of these

items based on your experience on any type of project.


  What are the phases in a traditional project life cycle? How does a project life cycle differ

from a product life cycle? Why does a project manager need to understand both?


  What makes IT projects different from other types of projects?

 How should project managers

adjust to these differences?

.  Define globalization, outsourcing, virtual teams, and agile project m