Companies like Raytheon Optical
Systems rely on single-page project road maps
for scheduling and communicating their projects.
Below is an example of such a
road map tracking a project from start-up to
With such a high-level project
snap-shot, they keep sight of major phases,
milestones, and the project as a whole.
To the uninitiated, it looks
like a bowl of spaghetti, while Raytheon’s upper-management
clearly sees critical tasks and project flow.
What makes this road map example
below, an effective reporting format?
Simple, clear symbology for
milestones, activities and critical tasks
Directional arrow showing the