Gantt chart is a special type of bar chart which is used to represent various important correlations both managerial and academic. These charts simplify a complex progress situation with ease. In most of the projects mainly in construction ones, more than one activity prevails. All these activities make a real mess in the designing of the project. Then it becomes hard to estimate the time for each task; as a result, scheduling becomes difficult. In this critical situation, Gantt charts work as ultimate savior.
This chart has a duration in the horizontal axis and different tasks in the transverse axis. Then the jobs are plotted on the chart. As you can see each activity separately, it will be easy for you to estimate the total period of the project and also you can reschedule any of the activities smoothly. Thus the Gantt chart benefits you in a lot of ways. The advantages of using the Gantt chart in project management are: