You can go approach any project manager and ask – “What are the challenging task in Project Management?” They will certainly say “Scope management” as one of answer. Within Scope Management, creating WBS is the key & critical activity. If WBS defined accurately for a project, project will be a sure success”.
Create WBS comes as 4th in Planning Process Group and 3rd in Scope Management Knowledge area. Here is the mind map for Create WBS with all necessary detail about each components of it.
* Note# 1: There could be some typo or presentation errors. Please reply back for any corrections.
* Note# 2: You can use this for personal use (like studying for PMP Exam or PM activities). But don’t share this in common forum or web sites. As this one is part of my training guide and project management book.