Project Management Glossary


# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
There are currently 3 terms in this directory beginning with the letter K.
The word kanban means visual signal in Japanese. Kanban is a visual communication approach to the project management process. It uses visual tools like sticky notes or virtual cards in an online bulletin board to represent project tasks and to track and indicate progress throughout a project.

Key performance indicator (KPI)
A Key performance indicator is a metric for measuring project success. Key performance indicators are established before project execution begins.

Kickoff meeting
The first meeting between a project team and stakeholders. It serves to review project expectations and to build enthusiasm for a project.