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Monthly Archives: November 2013

Enterprise Project Type Icons You Didn’t Know You Had

Written on November 26, 2013 by

One thing I always have to search for when creating a new EPT is the appropriate icon to use. I have discovered and used some of the out-of-the-box icons that can be found in any default Project Server 2010 installation, so I thought that I might share them here. There is in fact a long…

Certificate Series: Microsoft Project 2013 and Project Online – Session 3

Written on November 25, 2013 by

  Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is eligible for 2 PMI® PDU in the Technical Category of the Talent Triangle.   Session 3 Welcome to Project Online – what, no MS Project! •What is Project Online, where to get it, what does it cost? •Using Project Online •What’s Project Pro…

Certificate Series: Microsoft Project 2013 and Project Online – Session 2

Written on November 20, 2013 by

  Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is eligible for 2 PMI® PDU in the Technical Category of the Talent Triangle.   Watch session 3 Session 2 Use Project Like a Pro •10 steps to mastering Microsoft Project Speaker Bio Ben Howard, MVP Awarded Community Leader for his very popular and…

Certificate Series: Microsoft Project 2013 and Project Online – Session 1

Written on November 19, 2013 by

  Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is eligible for 2 PMI® PDU in the Technical Category of the Talent Triangle.   Watch session 2 Session 1 Getting Started with Project Management and the Microsoft Toolset What Is a Project? What Is Project Management? Who are Project Managers Key Goals &…

Top 5 Reasons to Adopt Project Server 2013

Written on November 19, 2013 by

Welcome to the year of the cloud! For the first time, Microsoft is releasing its most powerful Project and Portfolio Management system in two variations. Microsoft Project Online is now available as a monthly subscription for organizations using Office 365 and for installation behind your firewall. This release, heavily influenced by the SaaS and IaaS…

PMP® Exam Lessons Learned

Written on November 18, 2013 by and

Registering for the PMP® Exam: Decide on a timeline for when you want to sit for the exam, and based on that, plan your preparation. As soon as you have your 35 contact hours, register to take the PMP® Exam. This will help you to accelerate your planning process. Become a The Project Management Institute (PMI)®…

Webinar: ProjectTalk- Understanding The Project Server Security Model

Written on November 13, 2013 by and

  Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is eligible for 2 PMI® PDU in the Technical Category of the Talent Triangle. Event Description: With all these TV shows like ‘Homeland’ and ‘CSI’ out there we decided it was time for us to take a crack at it too! And the Project…

Smart Numbering Master Schedule Tasks

Written on November 12, 2013 by

In a Consolidated Schedule, volatile IDs will show repeated numbers representing a task’s ID in a subproject.  This creates confusion and it is difficult to search a task by ID.  Therefore, when using a Consolidated Schedule (Master Schedule)[1], you need to differentiate one project from another.  One way to do this is to use a…

Webinar: Poor Man’s Microsoft Project Timesheet

Written on November 7, 2013 by and

  Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is eligible for 1 PMI® PDU in the Technical Category of the Talent Triangle.   Event Description: Only have Microsoft Project on the Desktop? Need to work with the team to update the project plan? In this session we will review options for exporting…

The Swiss Army Knife Approach to PPM Solutions

Written on November 5, 2013 by

While I traveled through the Shannon Airport as a boy in 1969, I remember well my enamored gaze into the display case of the Swiss army knives. “Dad, can I have one?” I asked. I got the usual parental questioning. “Are you sure you are mature and responsible enough to have one?” Being only 10…

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