Elevator Speech for project manager’s weekly status report

What is an elevator speech?

#1 Overall Status of the project

  • What is the current status of the project? Are we on-track or off track?
  • Are we able to meet the milestones?
  • In which phase of the project we are in?
  • Is there any upcoming milestone approaching?

#2 Plan of action/activities before the next meeting

  • What are the next “major” activities?
  • What important tasks are coming up which needs to be managed?
  • Who will perform the tasks?
  • How long will it take to complete?

#3 Bottleneck which needs his/her management attention

  • What support is needed to keep your commitments outlined above?
  • What do you need the customer to do now? Any approvals? Decisions?





Software Product Maintenance. Writes about #book, #people, #product, #productivity

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Akash Bhattacharya

Akash Bhattacharya

Software Product Maintenance. Writes about #book, #people, #product, #productivity

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