PERT chart generator
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How to make a PERT chart
Identify activities and milestones or your project
List out all the tasks required to complete your project, as well as all-important dates involved. These individual tasks are your activities, and the due dates you have listed are called milestones.
Draw out the sequence of the activities based on your milestones
Start adding nodes for each of your milestones within your PERT chart. From there, use arrows to represent the activities necessary to be completed before the next milestone.
Estimate the time required for each activity
With all your activities connected between their designated milestones, revisit each activity (arrow) and specify the time it should take to complete the activity, usually by the number of days.
Interpret timelines and determine the critical path
With milestones and activity arrows in place, determine the earliest, latest, and most realistic completion dates for each milestone, highlighting the critical path that results in the overall project completion date.
Make any updates and share with stakeholders
With timelines and completion dates finalized in your PERT chart, share project expectations with teammates and project stakeholders, tracking progress to project completion.