Change is inevitable. Adding new tasks to a project that has already been approved and baselined can be troublesome—to you and stakeholders. But don’t fret. You don’t need to set a new baseline to take into account the new tasks. Just update the old baseline. To modify the baseline that has already been set, do the following:
One more thing: Make sure you communicate these changes to stakeholders, if necessary. Some people just don’t like surprises.
Thanks for these articles, I enjoyed them!
How do I lock baseline from further updates? I would like PMs to set baseline, but not to be able to modify or change baseline afterwards.