To send a resource request for one or more positions of a staffing profile:
From the Forecast Planning page, click next to the staffing profile and select Send Requests.
The Send Resource Requests dialog box opens.
Select the checkbox next to each position for which you want to send a resource request.
Specify a date by which a response should be made in the Response needed by date field.
The resource requests are sent to the appropriate resource pools. See Assigning Resources to Tasks for details about assigning resources.