Project Classification

Why Classify?

  • Put the right level of management focus on a project — and not more.
  • Match tools and processes to the project's cost and risk.


Classify projects based upon hours of effort.

ClassEffort-HoursFocusTools, Processes
1 < 100 Manager  
2 100 to 1000 Director Portfolio entry, Charter Lite
3 > 1000 Portfolio Review, Executive Vice Presidents Portfolio entry, Signed artifacts, Project Manager, Steering Committee