A Comprehensive Glossary of
Project Management Terms

Everything you need to know about project management in one list

What is a Project?

A project refers to a temporary endeavor and sequence of connected tasks that aim to reach a series of business objectives and either create something unique or change an existing product, service, or organization. Projects can be either simple or complex and can be managed by one person or hundreds of people. Projects are typically managed by a project manager or executive.

Further Reading:

A Complete Guide to Deliverables in Project Management
Dependencies in Project Management – A Complete Guide
How to Effectively Track Project Progress for Success?
What is a Project in Project Management?

All Terms

What is a Project?

A project refers to a temporary endeavor and sequence of connected tasks that aim to reach a series of business objectives and either create something unique or change an existing product, service, or organization. Projects can be either simple or complex and can be managed by one person or hundreds of people. Projects are typically managed by a project manager or executive.

Further Reading:

A Complete Guide to Deliverables in Project Management
Dependencies in Project Management – A Complete Guide
How to Effectively Track Project Progress for Success?
What is a Project in Project Management?