Integrated Initiation and Planning Discussion
(Project Integration Management consists of a lifecycle whose phases are: initiation, planning, execution, control, and closure of projects. Understanding how the project lifecycle integrates into portfolios of projects and their strategic management is core to developing a strategic management perspective. Projects are strategic implementation vehicles, so the learning teams investigate the arena of Project Integration Management and how Project Integration Management links to project portfolio management via an intensive Learning Team)
Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in response to the following:
> How does effective Project Integration Management help to ensure that each project is managed in a unified and consolidated way?
> Explain how Project Integration Management relates to project portfolio management.
> How does the project portfolio management approach lead to enhanced strategic management for an organization?
> Provide examples of the above in the context of specific projects.
Format APA guidelines.Include 4-5 references cited.