Milestones are commonly used in relation to progress and are often chosen to represent the start of a new phase or the completion of a major deliverable. They are used to monitor progress at summary level
Milestones are activities of zero duration
By way of interest; recorded here are milestone events from notable projects in history and some that have little to do with “projects” at all!
Milestones this month:
7 February 2005 – Ellen MacArthur, fastest solo circumnavigation of the world
14 February 1965 – BMC manufacture one-millionth Mini
14 February 1978 – ‘Micro on a chip’ patented
19 February 2008 – Sony wins against Toshiba in DVD showdown
20 February 1962 – John Glenn orbits Earth in Friendship 7
25 February 1836 – Samuel Colt patents revolver
26 February 1983 – “Thriller” reaches No. 1
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