Author: Safford Black

Safford Black is the founder and Chief Operating Officer of OnePager, the developers of plan communications software with the same name. OnePager is an add-on to Microsoft Project that turns project data into summary graphics in seconds. Safford has held various management positions in the technology industry for more than a decade and holds a BA in psychology and management from Rice University. Learn more about OnePager.

Introduction to OnePager Pro for Microsoft Project

As users of Microsoft Project, Project Online, or Project Server, you’ve probably been asked by your senior management for a visual overview of your project or portfolio so that they can understand th...

Webinar Recap: Best Practices for Making Use of Formulas in Microsoft Project

Posted: April 17, 2019 Presenter: Safford Black [SB] Moderator: Kyle [Kyle]   Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Safford Black’s Best Practices for Making Use of Formulas i...

Best Practices for Making Use of Formulas in Microsoft Project

  Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is eligible for 1 PMI® PDUs in the Technical category of the Talent Triangle.   Event Description: T...

MS Project Formula Tips

Microsoft Project formulae are a powerful way to introduce custom calculations into your project plan. Many people who may be familiar with writing formulas in Excel find Microsoft Project’s formula e...

Consider Bringing a Portfolio to Your Next PM Job Interview

Would you hire an architect to build a new house if you hadn’t even seen photographs of some of his past designs? What about a plastic surgeon if you hadn’t seen proof of their past work? Sure, the pl...

Better-than-ever Project Plans: Using Cognitive Psychology to Communicate Effectively

Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is eligible for 1 PMI® PDU in the Strategic category of the Talent Triangle. Event Description: In many ways, pr...

Cognitive Psychology + Project Management

Project management is as much about communication as it is about delivery. In fact, a successful, on-time, on-budget delivery is often because of good communication, and communication is in turn tied ...