Educated project managers split their projects into phases with documents produced at each phase as part of the project management methodology.
How many times have you heard about or been involved in a project that failed miserably? Or perhaps it just was not as successful as it needed to be. Did you ever spend time looking back to see what caused the project to go wrong. Next you have a few tips to help you understand what it takes to build a successfull project.
Project management resources - project delivery
Mission statements Project management resources