Project Business Case

A well-crafted business case explores all feasible solutions to an opportunity or problem and enables business owners to select the option that best serves their organisation.  This guide suggests the content of a business case document and what is involved in its preparation.

Success in the project world is the right project done right.  The business case is about identifying the right project.  It provides the justification for committing resources and provides the answer to the question “Why should we do it?”  The business case is the foundation on which our projects rest.  It states why the work of a project is worth doing and is therefore vital in ensuring that the project cost, time and risk is justified.

The project business case is the single most important document in a project.  A project charter describes what needs to be done, formally … Read More »



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