The portfolio activity is a self-reflection exercise using the concepts you have learned during this course. During this course, you have learned about concepts related to a project life cycle. In unit 1 the importance of project management was analyzed. In unit 2, the key elements of the initiation phase were discussed including stakeholders and cultural diversity management. During the units 3, 4 & 5 the planning phase of a project was studied and a project simulation was conducted. Unit 6, reviewed the constraints and challenges of executing projects while unit 7 addressed different ways of controlling projects. Finally, unit 8 covered the steps to successfully close a project and lessons learned. Based on what you’ve learned in this course, please reflect on the aspects of project management you feel can be applied to your career after the completion of this course. You are asked to write a 2 page critical reflection that addressed your career plan during the next 10-years using project management (life cycle phases and knowledge areas) to inform where you’re headed.