4-8-1. Workbreakdown structures

Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)

a process that sets a project’s scope by breaking down its overall mission into a cohesive set of synchronous, increasingly specific tasks.

What does WBS accomplish?

  • Echoes project objectives
  • Offers a logical structure
  • Establishes a method of control
  • Communicates project status
  • Improved communication
  • Demonstrates control structure