Step Six I -Establish Project Goals and Objectives- Project Estimated Duration
In this step the project investigation team needs to complete a summary project team frame estimate.
Here is an example of a high-level time frame for the Newsletter project:
Step Six J -Establish Project Goals and Objectives – Project Methods and Procedures
In this step the investigation team needs to examine the project and organizations methods and procedures and evaluate if any new methods or procedures need to be developed. The team could come back with a report to management saying that the cost and time are too great to develop the needed methods and procedures. In this case the project decision by the executive management should be No Go for the project.