this course will show you how to set a project up for success in the first phase of the project life cycle: the project initiation phase. in exploring the key components of this phase, you’ll learn how to define and manage project goals, deliverables, scope, and success criteria. current google project managers will continue to instruct and provide you with hands-on approaches for accomplishing these tasks while showing you the best project management tools and resources for the job at hand. by the end of this course, you will be able to: - understand the significance of the project initiation phase of the project life cycle. - describe the key components of the project initiation phase. - define and create measurable project goals and deliverables.