Charter Template

Here is a sample charter template for a small to medium business project. The first five sections can typically be developed after a meeting with the project sponsor. The remaining sections often require help of the core team to bring subject matter expertise to bear.

Charter Template MS Word

Charter Template PDF

Task Description Template/Sample

This is a short template of a task description that includes a worked out example. It is useful as the work breakdown structure dictionary entry for a given task. Think of it as a mini-work order. It is a vehicle to help task owners clearly describe the work and capture estimate information.

MS Word Template
Task Description PDF

Sample Risk Management Plan

This generic risk management plan is a starting place for your efforts. It does not assume availability of any tools to assist you. Feel free to download and customize. If you find something that should be included or have other comments or suggestions, post them below.