Definition: A condition that must be in place for something to occur.
Also referenced as: Dependent (adjective) Dependencies (noun)
Related to: Relationship, Requirement
Chapter 5: Measure the Distance |
Many projects are more manageable if you cut them into smaller tasks. Sequencing those tasks can mean moving through a tangled web of dependencies.
A dependency is a condition that has to be in place for something to happen. For example, the links throughout this book are dependent on me publishing the content.
How you choose to measure progress can affect the likelihood of your success. Choose a measurement that reinforces your intent. For example: