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The Time for Online Courses is Now

The NY Times recently featured a piece by J. D. Biersdorfer on the topic of continuing education via online courses. Many of us finding our routines shaken up right now, our work hours cut back, and/o...

Webinar Recap: Using Custom Fields and Graphical Indicators to Analyze the Quality of Your Schedule

Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Ira Brown’s session, Using Custom Fields and Graphical Indicators to Analyze the Quality of Your Schedule, being provided by MPUG for the conv...

99 Reasons to Love (and Join) MPUG Now!

Live weekly training webinars on project management using Microsoft applications Webinars featuring time for Q&A with expert presenters Many, many opportunities to earn PMI® PDUs Over 550 hours of...

MPUG’s New Website is Live

The new MPUG.com is live! We are excited about improved usability and making learning about project management easier than ever for you across all platforms. If you missed it, check out our previous a...

MPUG’s NEW Website

Here at MPUG, we are excited to announce that we’ll be launching a newly designed website this month! The new site will improve usability and make learning about project management easier than ever fo...

MPUG Gives Back

Due to Covid-19, MPUG has seen many in our network experience sudden changes in their projects and/or employment. Some have lost their jobs entirely. Emily Gray has been working in the field of recrui...

Vendor Showcase Recap: Triskell Software for Enterprise Governance

Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Rich Murphy’s showcase session, Triskell Software for Enterprise Governance, being provided by MPUG for the convenience of our members. You ma...

Congratulations, MVPs!

MPUG wishes to congratulate a few of our own contributors on being presented (yet again, for many) with the 2020-2021 Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) award.   Having just been awarded ...

How COVID-19 is Affecting the PMP Exam

  We’ve all heard that the PMP Exam is changing. It has also been strongly suggested that anyone who is considering taking the PMP exam should take the test before the exam changes. Due to the ef...

US Cellular MPUG Overview

If you missed the MPUG overview presentation, you can watch the recording on-demand below. Please feel free to sign up for the 30-day free trial today!  

Webinar Recap: Microsoft Project Do’s, Don’ts, and Cool Customizations

Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Sam Huffman’s Microsoft Project Do’s, Don’ts, and Cool Customizations webinar being provided by MPUG for the convenience of our members. You m...

Registration Now Open for MPUG’s Vendor Showcase 2020

  We are again bringing you the latest products and services for enhancing Microsoft Project in a no pressure, stress-free environment this July. These sessions will demo the latest and greatest ...

MPUG Vendor Showcase 2020

  Attend any of the following sessions to learn about the latest Microsoft Project-related apps, add-ins and services in a no pressure, stress-free environment. These items are not out-of-the-box...

Coalition of Organizations Launch the ‘Protecting People Everywhere’ Initiative Answering the Call to Source Safe and Effective PPE for Front-line Health Care Workers

Health care organizations team with cross-industry partners to address the shortage of personal protective equipment, increase safety. In response to a nationwide shortage of personal protective equip...

Three Reasons to Participate in MPUG’s Annual Vendor Showcase Event

Do you represent a business who offers products or services designed to support project managers? Each year MPUG holds a vendor showcase – a virtual “trade show” – designed to connect your business wi...

Webinar Recap: Beyond Macros Revisited: Automating Microsoft Project for Non-Techies Part 2

Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Ira Brown’s Beyond Macros Revisited: Automating Microsoft Project for Non-Techies Part 2 webinar being provided by MPUG for the convenience of...

Take Advantage of an Education Series Now

Have extra time on your hands? Complete a MPUG educational webinar series for PDU’s today. We offer sessions at Beginner, Intermediate, and Expert levels. Not a MPUG member? Get instant access by sign...

Another Take on the PMBOK® Guide Seventh Edition

At the Project Management Institute (PMI)® Global Conference in Philadelphia, PA last year, Cornelius Fichtner from The PM Podcast had the opportunity to attend two workshops which addressed the devel...

Webinar Recap: How Innovation & Portfolio Management Office Underpins Corporate Success

Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Tad Haas’ How Innovation & Portfolio Management Office Underpins Corporate Success webinar being provided by MPUG for the convenience of o...

Brightline: A New Arm of PMI

Cornelius Fichtner of The PM Podcast recently recorded an episode on how Brightline is bridging the gap between strategy design and delivery. He welcomed Brightline’s Executive Director, Ricardo Varga...

New Microsoft Project Roll Out

We heard from Jared Spataro, Corporate VP for Microsoft 365, a few days ago with a big announcement! The new MS Project has rolled out to customers worldwide, and with it a new subscription plan, too....

PCMag Favorite Project Management Tool Survey Results Are In

As project managers, we depend on certain tools to help steer our teams and our projects. Last year, PCMag rolled out a survey to their readers on which of these management and collaboration tools wer...

MPUG Agile Series Presented by Tim Runcie Continues

As Tim Runcie’s recent excellent article on the topic pointing out, Agile methodology helps to create processes, procedures, and ultimately results. Infused with a time-phased, metrics-driven engine t...

Showcase Recap: Easily Capture and Manage Ideas/Demands with MS Project Online Integration

Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Prosperi’s Easily Capture and Manage Ideas/Demands with MS Project Online Integration showcase session being provided by MPUG for the convenie...

Webinar Recap: Microsoft Teams – The Hub for Information in Office 365

Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Ivor Davies’ Microsoft Teams – The Hub for Information in Office 365 webinar being provided by MPUG for the convenience of our members. You ma...

The Makeup of a Happy Employee

Originally published on Wrike Blog. Used with permission. Happy employees are an invaluable asset to any company. They radiate positivity, camaraderie, and tend to stick around for a while. In terms o...

How to Link Tasks Using a Master Project Schedule

  Download the Presentation Slides   Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is eligible for 1 PMI® PDU in the Technical category of the Talen...

Why You Should be Checking Out MPUG’s Vendor Showcase This July

We hope you enjoyed MPUG’s 2019 Vendor Showcase. We heard from companies like Prosperi, Critical Tools, and Barbecana. There’s no better way to learn about the latest Microsoft Project-related apps, a...

Certificate Series Recap – Project Portfolio Management Masterclass, Session 3

Please find the following transcription of our PPM Masterclass webinar being provided by MPUG for the convenience of our members. You may wish to use this transcript for the purposes of self-paced lea...

5 Reasons Why Managers Need to Learn Project Management Basics

Originally published on Wrike Blog. Used with permission. Critical path, scope creep, Kanban. If these words are foreign to you, you probably aren’t a project manager. Additionally, you may not think ...

MPUG 2019 Vendor Showcase

  Learn about the latest Microsoft Project-related apps, add-ins and services in a no pressure, stress-free environment. These items are not out-of-the-box functionality and require product trial...

Certificate Series Recap – Project Portfolio Management Masterclass, Session 2

The speakers for today’s transcribed session are Dr. Shan Rajegopal and Rich Weller of Pcubed who will be designated as [Dr. SR] and [RW] respectively to indicate the speaker in question. There is als...

Certificate Series Recap – Project Portfolio Management Masterclass, Session 1

Please find the following transcription of our PPM Masterclass webinar being provided by MPUG for the convenience of our members. You may wish to use this transcript for the purposes of self-paced lea...

Webinar Recap: Best Practices in Using Master and Sub Projects with Project and Project Online

Please find a transcription of the audio portion of Tim Runcie’s Best Practices in Using Master and Sub Projects with Project and Project Online webinar being provided by MPUG for the convenience of o...

Sam Huffman’s Book Makes #1 in BookAuthority’s List of the Best Microsoft Project eBooks

Here at MPUG, we want to take the time to thank to BookAuthority.org for the mention of Sam Huffman’s Microsoft® Project Do’s and Don’ts: The definitive guide to jumpstart your project. As featured on...

What is a PMO?

  Project management is a discipline loaded with acronyms: PMP, PRINCE2, CPM, WBS, PMBOK, PMI… and about 150 others. Whether or not you’re a project manager by title, one acronym you’re sur...

How to Set up a Project Schedule to Be Used in an Organization without a PPM Solution

  Download the Microsoft Project sample file.   Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is eligible for 1 PMI® PDU in the Technical category o...

Communicating UP!

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

The Best of 2018: MPUG’s Top Ten Articles from Last Year

Here’s our lineup of articles from 2018 that were the most popular! What do you think? Were any of these a favorite of yours? 1. Ask the Expert: Import Excel Data into Project – Tips & Troubleshoo...

Forecast Scheduling for Real-World Projects (Project Online 2018)

  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: This p...

Five Project Management Tips from Santa

It’s that time of the year where project managers are working on wrapping up their final project reports before holiday vacation, but of course ‘tis the season to be sidetracked. The holiday season br...

MPUG Essentials App Support

  If you require support for the MPUG Project Management Boot Camp App for Microsoft Project, please contact us at info@mpug.com

Enjoy the Turkey: A Project Manager’s Guide to Surviving Thanksgiving Day

Originally published on Wrike Blog. Used with permission. Many people see project management as a complicated tangle of work breakdown structures, spreadsheets, critical path timelines, risk assessmen...

MPUG Essentials App Privacy Policy

  The MPUG Essentials: Microsoft Project Do’s and Don’ts App developed and published by MPUG follow these guidelines regarding your private information: The MPUG Essentials App does n...

Importing Excel Data into Project

As project managers, how many of us have created Excel spreadsheets which we’d like to see become a part of our MS Project plans? You may have wondered on more than one occasion how to effectively int...

Microsoft Project Do’s and Don’ts Boot Camp

Boot Camp includes video training with PMI® PDUs, workbook with training exercises and pre-configured project files, e-Support, highly rated book, certificate, and knowledge test. Learn more…

5 Best Ways to Learn Microsoft Project

  1. Attend expert-led live training webinars. 2. Improve your skills as your project and training needs progress with targeted on-demand training videos and searchable MPUG how-to articles. 3. G...

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What’s New? Project Management in the News (October Edition)

Standards for Innovation Alex Simmons, VP of Program Management for Microsoft’s Identity Division, discussed, in a recent article, the role of standards in accelerating innovation. To quote Mr. Simmon...

The Right Dose of Expert Advice Makes Managing with Microsoft Project Easy

An Interview with Sam Huffman, author of Microsoft Project Do’s and Don’ts ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ – Amazon   What’s the biggest benefit a Microsoft Project user gets from using the Do’s and Don’ts guide? Do...

MPUG Essentials: Microsoft Project Do’s and Don’ts Boot Camp Workbook Preview

  Chapter 1: Harness the Interface Chapter 1 Workbook Exercise     Chapter 6: Create Resources and Assign Them to Tasks Chapter 6 Workbook Exercise Chapter 6 Workbook Exercise MS Projec...

MPUG Essentials: Microsoft Project Do’s and Don’ts Boot Camp Preview

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MPUG Essentials: Microsoft Project Do’s and Don’ts Boot Camp Overview

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99 Tips

We’re featuring 99 of our favorite “tips and tricks”! Join MPUG or renew your membership today for more!   5 Tips for Migrating Your PPM to the Cloud By Rob Hirschmann Follow these tips for migra...

Microsoft Project Do’s and Don’ts Boot Camp – MPUG Members

  Manage projects like a pro and get the credit you deserve! As a premium MPUG member, $19.99 (regularly $79) gives you the full Do’s and Don’ts Boot Camp! Boot camp includes the video training w...

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What’s New? Microsoft Project News: September Edition

Bringing Together Team Members of Different Generations In the project management workforce, we are starting to see a focus on helping senior people in the workplace connect with and manage the newest...

MrExcel’s Favorite Excel Tips and Tricks

Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): PDU credits are only available to MPUG members: This Webinar is eligible for 1 PMI® PDUs in the Technical category of the Tal...

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What’s New? Project Management News: August Edition

Treasury & Risk Announces their 23rd Annual Alexander Hamilton Award On their website last week, Treasury and Risk put out a call for organizations who have completed “an innovative project in the...

MPUG Essentials: Microsoft Project Do’s and Don’ts Boot Camp Preview

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Using WBS Schedule Pro – By Critical Tools

Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is eligible for 1 PMI® PDU in the Technical category of the Talent Triangle. *This is an MPUG Vendor Session. Pr...

MrExcel’s Favorite Excel Tips and Tricks Webinar

  This live session has already passed. But don’t worry, you can start a free trial with MPUG and then watch the webinar on-demand.   Event Description: Do you really know how to unlea...

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What’s New? Microsoft Project News: July Edition

Is Agile Reaching a Tipping Point? Barry Pronier, on bizjournals.com, recently shared why he thinks this is the year millennials will create a flashpoint for the Agile revolution. As he points out, Ag...

A Sponsor Who Didn’t like Project Managers?!?

As part of MPUG’s 2018 Community Survey, we asked the question, “Are you getting the feedback you need from program sponsors?” The results came in, and we learned that over 50% of you thought this are...

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Upgrade your brain by watching sessions from MPUG’s library of over 500 hours of on-demand PDU eligible training video   Avoid weak training and sign up for an expert-led live MPUG webinar  ...

Company Profile: Envorso LLC

Team members of ENVORSO, LLC and its subsidiaries have provided industry-leading decision support, consulting, portfolio management, and advisory services to many of the world’s most admired Fortune 5...

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What’s New? Microsoft Project News: June Edition

PMI Reports Organizations Facing Disruptive Technology Wikipedia defines the business term, “disruptive technology,” as an innovation that creates a new market or value network and eventually disrupts...

Retiree Membership Renewal

Your interest in Project Management and Microsoft Project doesn’t need to end once you have retired. We invite you to continue your MPUG membership at our special retiree rate of $49 / year ($80...

Mistake 6: Ignore Scheduling Modes

Description: In this video clip, we explore and discuss the sixth mistake from MPUG OMBUD Sam Huffman’s list. Mistake 6: Ignore Scheduling Modes. Sam shares his best practices that every project...

Mistake 5: Recreate the Same Calendar for Every File

Description: In this video clip, we explore and discuss the fifth mistake from MPUG OMBUD Sam Huffman’s list. Mistake 5: Recreate the Same Calendar for Every File. Sam shares his best practices ...

Mistake 4: Ignore Calendar Hierarchy

Description: In this video clip, we explore and discuss the fourth mistake from MPUG OMBUD Sam Huffman’s list. Mistake 4: Ignore Calendar Hierarchy. Sam shares his best practices that every proj...

Mistake 3: Ignore Setting The Start Date And Project Calendar

Description: In this video clip, we explore and discuss the third mistake from MPUG OMBUD Sam Huffman’s list. Mistake 3: Ignore Setting The Start Date And Project Calendar. Sam shares his best p...

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What’s New? Microsoft Project News: May Edition

Microsoft Highlights AI in Conjunction with Earth Day Microsoft recently took the opportunity to highlight AI (artificial intelligence), and reported that, as a company, they are working to improve ac...

Mistake 2: Display the Incorrect Calendar

Description: In this video clip, we explore and discuss the second mistake from MPUG OMBUD Sam Huffman’s list. Mistake 2: Display the Incorrect Calendar. Sam shares his best practices that every...

Microsoft Prepares for Office 2019 Release

Last year, Microsoft announced its upcoming release of Office 2019. From the official announcement: “This release, scheduled for the second half of 2018, will include perpetual versions of the Office ...

Mistake 1: Ignore the Calendar

Description: In this video clip, we explore and discuss the first mistake from MPUG OMBUD Sam Huffman’s list. Mistake 1: Ignore the Calendar. Sam shares his best practices that every project man...

What’s Your Best Nightmare Sponsor Story?

MPUG’s call for the most OUTRAGEOUS program sponsor experience kicks off now! As part of our 2018 Community Survey, we asked the question, “Are you getting the feedback you need from program sponsors?...

What’s New? Microsoft Project News: April 2018 Edition

Updates for Project and Project Server Released in March Microsoft’s TechNet blog has announced the release of Project and Project Server updates last month listing details depending on which configur...

Project Management Stories Brought to You in Honor of April Fools

In honor of April fools, we’ve gathered some funny project management stories, no joke! A Project Server Class Turned into Sports Fans Many years ago, I was teaching a Project Server class to a ...

True PM Stories That May Entertain

While giving a presentation entitled “What is PPM?” to a group of 20 CIOs, I made the observation that “most project managers in IT think CPM (the Critical Path Method) is an operating system that run...

MPUG Detroit: Portfolio Management – An Integrated Approach to Portfolio Management

Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is eligible for 1 PMI® PDUs in the Strategic category of the Talent Triangle. Event Description: Join Ed Roden a...

What’s New? Microsoft Project News: March 2018 Edition

SpaceX From a Project Management Perspective ITOnlineLearning recently published an interesting blog post on SpaceX, the BFR, and how we might look at all of it from a project management perspective. ...

Thank You!

Thank you for participating in the 2018 MPUG community survey. We appreciate your feedback and will work hard to implement your suggestions going forward. We’re happy to share our MPUG Reader Fa...

2018 MPUG Reader Favorites Download

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MPUG Free Trial Memberships

Try MPUG’s online Microsoft Project training for free! Start a free trial for yourself or your team with no commitment.   *There are no obligations with these trials. Simply let the trial m...

Are You Using Office 365 Project Time Reporter?

Office 365 Project Time Reporter is an app released a few years ago. This app allows team members to submit timesheets and report progress on tasks tracked in Project Online. Users can add new assignm...

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What’s New? Microsoft Project News

PMI Announces Results of Project Management Salary Survey The results of Earning Power: Project Management Salary Survey, 10th Edition are in and PMI reports that there has never been a better time to...

Lean Portfolio Management

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: The Lean Portfol...

Task Planning using Microsoft Project

Start a free trial to watch the full training session and earn 1.5 PMI®​ PDUs Event Description: In this video viewers will learn how to plan out their tasks within Microsoft Project. They will learn ...

Beyond the 2017 PMI® PMO Symposium®: The Role of Relationships and Communication

This interview with a project manager, took place during the 2017 PMI® PMO Symposium® and was conducted and condensed by Kyle Brownell. Q. This event focuses on two key topics: Agile transformation an...

An Update from Ombudsman, Ira Brown

MPUG Ombudsmen are experts who investigate and present solutions to common problems and challenges in the practices of project management. These are experts vetted by hundreds of thousands of your pee...

Update on Ombud, Ben Howard and Power BI

Awarded Community Leader for his very popular and comprehensive UK web training series, Ben Howard has over 20 years of experience implementing enterprise solutions such as MRPII, ERP, and Microsoft P...

Beyond the 2017 PMI® PMO Symposium®: Inspiration from the Postal Service

This interview with a PMO manager, took place during the 2017 PMI® PMO Symposium® and was conducted and condensed by Kyle Brownell. Q. This event focuses on two key topics: Agile transformation and th...

Beyond the 2017 PMI® PMO Symposium®: An Excursion to the Houston Food Bank

This interview with Bob D, took place during the 2017 PMI® PMO Symposium® and was conducted and condensed by Kyle Brownell. Q. This event focuses on two key topics: Agile transformation and the evolvi...

A Recent Webinar on Integrating Outlook with MS Project

A recent presentation, Keep Your Outlook Calendar Up to Date with Your Microsoft Project Tasks Using the P2O Application, was presented by Ben Howard. Ben began with discussing the fact that the major...

Beyond the 2017 PMI® PMO Symposium®: Key Topics: Insights and Takeaways

This interview with an attendee from a large service organization took place during the 2017 PMI® PMO Symposium® and was conducted and condensed by Kyle Brownell. Q. This event focuses on two key topi...

Project Management is Evolving, and so is the PMP Exam

PMI has recently announced they will be updating the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) exam on March 26, 2018 to correspond with terminology in the Agile Practice Guide, which was released in...

Microsoft Project 2013 & 2016: Desk Reference Guides

Welcome to MPUG, the official industry association for Microsoft® Project. We’re happy to share our Microsoft Project 2013 & 2016 Desk Reference Guides to help you save time on your project....

Microsoft Project 2013: Desk Reference Guide Download

Download the Microsoft Project 2013: Desk Reference Guide

An Excursion to Johnson Space Center Solidifies the Need for an Evolving PMO

This interview with Benoit De Grace of Corporate Education Group, took place during the 2017 PMI® PMO Symposium® and was conducted and condensed by Kyle Brownell. Q. This event focused on two key topi...

Budgets Off Track and Out of This World

New York City accountants recently discovered that project budgets for a new train platform were seven times more expensive than comparative projects in similar cities worldwide. The New York project ...

An Update from Ombud, Sai Prasad

MPUG Ombudsmen are experts who investigate and present solutions to common problems and complaints in the practices of project management. These are experts vetted by hundreds of thousands of your pee...

Ombud, Eric Uyttewaal, Announces his Newest Book

MPUG Ombudsmen are experts who investigate and present solutions to common problems and complaints in the practices of project management. These are experts vetted by hundreds of thousands of your pee...

An Update from Ombud, Larry Christofaro

MPUG Ombudsmen are experts who investigate and present solutions to common problems and complaints in the practices of project management. These are experts vetted by hundreds of thousands of your pee...

What the Heck is an MPUG OMBUD and What Does it Mean to Me?

MPUG Ombudsmen are experts who investigate and present solutions to common problems and complaints in the practices of project management. These are experts vetted by hundreds of thousands of your pee...

Loyal Member Renewal Package 2020 Preview

Join MPUG to get access to all of the following resources we’ve put together just for you! <<<START TODAY>>> You will receive a link to your Premium Member Starter Package in t...

Premium Membership Starter Package 2020 Preview

Join MPUG to get access to all of the following resources we’ve put together just for you! <<<START TODAY>>> You will receive a link to your Premium Member Starter Package in t...

Loyal Member Package 2020

As our way of saying thanks for being a loyal member, we’ve provided you with a package of favorites – webinars, articles, templates, and more – all in one place. **For easiest access, please si...

1 Week Trial Starter Package

Congratulations on your new MPUG Trial Membership! To get started, we’ve provided some of our most popular webinars and resources here for you – all in one place. **For easiest access, ple...

PMO Future Insights

This interview with James Keller, ITPMO Manager of a large telecommunications firm, took place during the 2017 PMI® PMO Symposium® and was conducted and condensed by Kyle Brownell. Q. This particular ...

MPUG’s Most Popular Articles of 2017

MPUG visitors pick their favorite reads of the year… #1: PMP Prep: Decision Tree Analysis in Risk Management By Satya Narayan Dash #2: 5 Things to Know about Microsoft Project Baselines By Erik ...

Premium Membership Starter Package 2020

Congratulations on your MPUG Membership! To get started, we’ve compiled some of our most popular content and resources here for you – all in one place. **For easiest access, please sign-in...

PMI® PMO Symposium 2017 Survey: PMOs are Looking to Evolve

This November, MPUG was fortunate to have attended the PMI® PMO Symposium® 2017 in Houston, Texas. We were joined by hundreds of Project Managers, PMO Leaders, Managers, and Executives, who collective...

Keep Your Outlook Calendar Up to Date with Your Microsoft Project Tasks Using the P2O Application

REGISTER NOW December 20, 2017 | 12pm – 1pm EST Event Description: Outlook is the tool we all use to manage our day to day corporate and personal tasks, and yet as Project Managers or Team Membe...

MPUG Media Kit

Reach Your Core Audience: Targeted. Responsive. Efficient. Advertising with MPUG® is the most cost-efficient, targeted way to reach the project managers who care about your products and services.  &nb...

Components of a Good PMO

I responded to a question on a LinkedIn group, Certified Project, Program, and Portfolio Managers, “What are the main components of a good PMO?”  Obviously, there are several different models for a PM...

Applepark – Project 2 Outlook

P2O is produced by Applepark Ltd. Product Summary: P2O an application that allows you to export a selection of tasks directly from Project into an Outlook as either calendar items or meeting requests....

Middlesex University Business School

Welcome and Congratulations! Your school has has been granted a discounted student membership with MPUG, where Project Managers and Microsoft® meet. 1) Please complete this simple registration form an...

Microsoft Project Do’s and Don’ts: Entering Task Durations Download

Download your free preview of Microsoft® Project Do’s and Don’ts, Chapter 4: Entering Task Durations

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New PMBOK Walks Down the Aisle with Agile

The methodologies of project management have gotten more complex — so much so that the Project Management Institute® is including a second book with its latest edition of the Project Management ...

Boston College

Welcome and Congratulations! Your school has has been granted a discounted student membership with MPUG, where Project Managers and Microsoft® meet. 1) Please complete this simple registration form an...

U.S. Coast Guard

Welcome to MPUG, where Project Managers and Microsoft® meet. MPUG is providing the U.S. Coast Guard with a 92% discount to join MPUG at $9.99 / year (regularly priced at $129). You’ll get instant acce...

Microsoft Project Resource Leveling Series & “Cheat Sheet”

Learn more in Daryl Deffler’s two-part webinar series on resource leveling, Resource Leveling: The Complete Series, available on-demand. Interested in more from MPUG? We provide online training ...

Microsoft Project Resource Leveling “Cheat Sheet” Download

Download the Microsoft Project Resource Leveling “Cheat Sheet”

Microsoft Renewal

Welcome to MPUG, where Project Managers and Microsoft® meet. Renew you MPUG membership to retain access to: Over 500 hours of self-directed, on-demand training videos Weekly live interactive web train...

Microsoft Registraion

Welcome to MPUG, where Project Managers and Microsoft® meet. Join MPUG to get instant access to: Over 500 hours of self-directed, on-demand training videos Weekly live interactive web training created...

The Do’s and Don’ts of Project with Sam Huffman

September 27 | 12pm – 1pm ET REGISTER FOR FREE NOW! Event Description: This session will walk the attendee through 9 practices that are sure to be problematic. Topics will include but are not li...

PMI Teams Up with Pearson VUE on Exams and Digital Badging

The Project Management Institute has signed Pearson VUE to provide computer-based testing for one of its certifications. Under the partnership, the testing provider will allow people to take the exam ...

Microsoft Project Do’s and Don’ts

Boot Camp  |  Watch for Free  |  The Book  |  About  |  Author   MPUG Essentials: Microsoft Project Do’s and Don’ts Boot Camp $79 gives you the full Do’s and Don’ts Boot Camp! Boot camp in...

Real-time Conditional Alerts for SharePoint & Project Server/Online

FREE MPUG VENDOR SHOWCASE SESSION* Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is eligible for 1 PMI® PDU in the Technical category of the Talent Triangle. ...

Microsoft Project 2016: Desk Reference Guide Download

  Download the Microsoft Project 2016: Desk Reference Guide

Using Milestones Professional to Summarize Multiple Microsoft Project files

MPUG VENDOR SHOWCASE SESSION* 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...

4 Best Practices for Implementing Project Portfolio Management on SharePoint

MPUG VENDOR SHOWCASE SESSION* 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...

Microsoft Project 2016: Desk Reference Guide

Welcome to MPUG, the official industry association for Microsoft® Project. We’re happy to share our Microsoft Project 2016 Desk Reference Guide to help you save time on your project. Simply clic...

Young People to get Intro to PM for Job Skills Development

A non-profit that helps young people connect their education and career goals has launched a workforce readiness program to teach project management The 114th Partnership launched the initiative with ...

Congratulations, Sai Prasad!

MPUG is excited to announce that esteemed community leader, Sai Prasad, PMP, PMI-SP, MVP Project, has been presented with the 2017-2018 Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Award! Sai has been a...

FluentPro Integration Hub: Unified Portfolio, Project and Work Management using Microsoft Project Online

MPUG VENDOR SHOWCASE SESSION* 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...

Progressive Renewal

Your employer has sponsored a corporate membership with MPUG, where Project Managers and Microsoft® meet. You can renew your MPUG membership at the discounted group rate of $19.99 at any time. Renewin...

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Welcome and Congratulations! Your employer has sponsored a corporate membership with MPUG, where Project Managers and Microsoft® meet. Had your own MPUG membership in the past that you need renewed as...

Lightweight Project Management on Office 365 Platform

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: Microsoft Office...

MPUG High Five Videos

  MPUG High Five Video Submission Contest  Create a High Five Video & you’ll automatically be entered into a random drawing for one of many $1,000 cash prizes! Get more details or contact us...

MPUG Vendor Showcase 2017

   Home  |  Vendors  |  Join MPUG  |  Earn PMI® PDUs   |  Contact Us   FREE Vendor Showcase Sessions Learn about the latest Microsoft® Project add-ons and how they can streamline the integration ...

Microsoft Declares Projectum Best PPM Company of the Year

Microsoft has announced the winners of its annual partner of the year awards. Four companies were finalists in the realm of project and portfolio management and one was named as the winner in the cate...

New Features: What’s New in Project Pro 2016?

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: We have been usi...

Information Security Management / Framework for Information Security Testing

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: This presentatio...

$99 Membership Renewal

We value you as an MPUG member! Take advantage of this special offer to renew your premium membership and save 23%! Retain access to all of MPUG’s great training content and resources for only $...

MPUG High Five Video

  MPUG High Five Video Submission Contest  Want to learn more? MPUG has in-depth training for all levels of project involvement, for both individuals and groups.   Contact us for a quote: corpora...

PMI: PM Profession to Grow by a Third by 2027

Project management isn’t going away anytime soon. A new assessment commissioned by the Project Management Institute found a “dramatic increase” in the number of jobs that will requir...

Sensei Releases Portfolio Advisor for Microsoft PPM

A new program from Sensei Project Solutions performs automated project checks for governance and compliance. Sensei Portfolio Advisor works on projects maintained in Microsoft Project Online and Proje...

Manage Projects Using SharePoint, Lesson One

  Purchase the SharePoint Series We hope you enjoyed Session 1 of the 4-part series on Managing Projects Using SharePoint. To access the next 3 sessions, earn 4 PMI® PDUs and receive certificates...

MPUG’s Learning Paths for Project Managers

Not sure where to start? MPUG has created three different learning paths based on your level of project involvement, developed with YOU in mind! We recommend watching all listed sessions to get comple...

Sensei, Projectum to Share Sales; Projectum Gets New Leadership

Two international companies serving the Microsoft Project market will be working together on sales initiatives. Sensei Project Solutions, based in Phoenix, AZ, has signed an agreement with Denmark-bas...

Agile PPM – When Your Teams are Agile, but Leadership Thinks Waterfall

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: More and more or...

Updated Project Viewer Adds Integration with Skype for Business

A popular Microsoft Project file viewer now includes integration with Skype for Business. The enhancements in Seavus ProjectViewer version 15 are intended to make direct communication among project te...

MPUG High Five Video Submission Contest

MPUG is looking for your great tips, tricks, quick fixes and more! Send us your content, in the form of five minute video clips, that we can share with the MPUG community. For each video you send in, ...

What is this Project Plan, Anyhow?

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: What is the “Pro...

MPUG’s High Five Random Drawing Details

  Submit your video tip(s) to MPUG for the chance to win $1,000! Random drawing period officially begins 12:00 AM EST March 23, 2017, and ends 11:59 PM EST April 30, 2017. SOME RESTRICTIONS APPLY...

Thank You and Welcome to your 90-day Free MPUG Membership Trial!

Your MPUG account has been created.   Access your Trial Membership STARTER PACKAGE So What’s Next? Register for upcoming live Webinars Watch any of our previously recorded PDU eligible on-demand ...

Premium Membership Starter Package 2017

Congratulations on your MPUG Membership! To get started, we’ve compiled some of our most popular content and resources here for you – all in one place. **For easiest access, please sign-in...

Premium Membership Starter Package 2017 Preview

Join MPUG to get access to all of the following resources we’ve put together just for you! <<<START TODAY>>> You will receive a link to your Premium Member Starter Package in t...

Premium Membership Starter Package 2017 Preview

Join MPUG to get access to all of the following resources we’ve put together just for you! <<<START TODAY>>> You will receive a link to your Premium Member Starter Package in t...

PMI Adds Copy-prevention Tech to PMBOK

Concerned about fake versions of its publications being circulated around the world, the Project Management Institute® has implemented a service to prevent copying of its PMBOK® Guide and other textbo...

Project Management with Microsoft Project Essentials

Ready to manage projects like a pro and get the credit you deserve? MPUG (Microsoft® Project Users Group – the official industry association for MS Project) is offering some of best proven MS Project ...

PMI Reports on Success Rates in Project Management

Is it good news when the losses are less? The Project Management Institute (PMI) seems to think so. In a new report on success rates, the organization pointed to a decrease in waste as a sign of progr...

A Brief History of Portfolio and Project Management

Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is NOT eligible for  PMI® PDU credit. Event Description:  This presentation delivers and informative and enterta...

Bimodal IT With a Unified Microsoft Agile & PPM Solution

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: Most organization...

Exam Simulator Helps PMs Pursue PMI Agile Credential

A company that produces sample exams to help project managers pass their Project Management Professional exams has launched a simulated environment for the Project Management Institute’s agile t...

Microsoft® Excel Keyboard Shortcuts

MPUG has done the work for you! We spent some time compiling some of the most useful Microsoft® Excel keyboard shortcuts. Keeping this page bookmarked for reference will help make your life a little b...

Microsoft® SharePoint Keyboard Shortcuts

MPUG has done the work for you! We spent some time compiling some of the most useful Microsoft® SharePoint keyboard shortcuts. Keeping this page bookmarked for reference will help make your life a lit...

High Schools Get Project Learning Boost

An education organization working to instill project learning into K-12 and higher education has teamed up with the Project Management Institute’s Educational Foundation to award grants to high ...

Students Vie for Microsoft Office Specialist Champion Titles

High school and college students will have the chance to test their Microsoft Office skills in a worldwide competition hosted by Certiport, an organization that assesses and certifies people on their ...

Sensei Releases Resource Heatmap Add-in

A Microsoft partner has released a new service to generate heatmaps specifically for resource management. Sensei Project Solutions’ Resource Heatmaps works with Microsoft Project Online to creat...

INDZARA – MOOS Project Viewer

MOOS Project Viewer is produced by INDZARA Product Summary: This viewer allows the user who lacks access to Microsoft Project to open a Project file, view it in a dynamic way and print it.   With...

Ind Zara – Advanced Task Manager

Advanced Task Manager is produced by Ind Zara. Product Summary: A to-do list Excel template for creating one-time and recurring tasks, assigning them to team members and updating their status. This to...

Microsoft Project Do’s and Don’ts Boot Camp

  Manage projects like a pro and get the credit you deserve! $79 gives you the full Do’s and Don’ts Boot Camp! Boot camp includes the video training with PDU, workbook with training exercises and...

Thank you and welcome to MPUG!

    You can now access the MPUG Essentials: Microsoft Project Do’s and Don’t Boot Camp Please remember the email address and password used to create your account. Bookmark this p...

Smartlogic – Semaphore

Semaphore is produced by Smartlogic.  Product Summary: Smartlogic’s Semaphore is an enterprise grade semantic platform that allows organizations to realize the business value of their information. Sem...

MPUG NOVA-DC Chapter Page

Welcome to the MPUG NOVA-DC Chapter Home Page! Here you will learn all about our chapter, upcoming events and regional news! Meet the Board President: Thomas Perry Board Members: Shannon Dalrymple Upc...

K2 – Appit for SharePoint

Appit for SharePoint is produced by K2. Product Summary:  K2 Appit for SharePoint integrates with SharePoint to help users build apps, simplify business processes, and collaborate efficiently so you c...

Optimizing Dashboards to Communicate with Senior Stakeholders

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: Microsoft Projec...

Manage Projects Using SharePoint Series

  Manage projects like a pro and get the credit you deserve! Last chance to get the best proven Microsoft SharePoint and Project Management training (4 hours of self-paced, on-demand training) fo...

MPUG On-Demand Webinar Listing Aligned with the PMI Talent Triangle

Below you will find a complete listing of MPUG’s on-demand Microsoft Project training webinars broken down by the 3 categories of the new PMI Talent Triangle framework. See a complete listing of...

WEBINAR RECORDING: Resource Management: Maintain a Balanced Team

Event Description: Are your Project team resources working on more than one project? Is their workload being managed? Are they over allocated? For a project to be successful (and to keep resources hap...

Tales of Terror in Project Management, Volume 2

This year’s tales of terror plunge you into project management madness. You’ll visit a hiring manager’s dungeon of woe, spy on a company executive as he spins his web of wickedness, ...

Resource Management: Maintain a Balanced Team

Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is eligible for 1 PMI® PDU in the Leadership category of the Talent Triangle. Event Description: Are your Projec...

Manage Projects Using SharePoint 2013

Join MPUG on Monday’s in November for this four-part series on Using SharePoint to Manage Projects! By the end of the series, you will have created a custom template to use immediately.  Series Overvi...

LIVE WEBINAR: Fundamentals of Project Management

Tuesday, October 18th @ 3pm ET/ 12pm PT REGISTER NOW Event Description: From Bill Raymond: When I first started my role as a project manager, I could not wait to get all my tasks and resources into Mi...

House Approves Program Management Measure

The U.S. House of Representatives recently approved legislation intended to enhance accountability and best practices in project and program management in the federal government. S.1550, the “Pr...

99 Top MPUG Webinars

We’ve compiled our top 99 webinars for you! And as a thank you for checking us out, the first on-demand webinar is on us!  Watch Microsoft Project Do’s and Don’ts FREE! Scheduling 8 ...

99 top MPUG Articles

We’ve compiled our top 99 articles for you! The Project Communication Plan 7 Incorrect Ways to Use Microsoft Project: Date-Related Planning PMP Prep: Strategic Alignment of Projects 3 Correct Wa...

Resource Management: Maintain a Balanced Team

LIVE WEBINAR: Wednesday, October 19 | 12:00pm – 1:00pm ET REGISTER NOW Event Description: Are your Project team resources working on more than one project? Is their workload being managed? Are t...

Microsoft Project Do’s and Don’ts

On-demand video help Get access to MPUG’s full archive of online Microsoft Project Training! Weekly live training webinars with interactive Q&A Over 400 hours of on-demand training videos Pe...

Make Your Life Easier with Project Macros

Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is eligible for 1 PMI® PDU in the Technical Category of the Talent Triangle. Download the slides from this sessi...

Ind Zara – Project Management Toolkit Excel Templates

  Product Summary: A set of Excel files to help users speed up project management.         These Excel-based templates cover six jobs: Project Manager: Designed to help you or...

Premium Membership Starter Package 2017

Congratulations on your MPUG Membership! To get started, we’ve compiled some of our most popular content and resources here for you – all in one place. **For easiest access, please sign-in...

Loyal Member Package 2020

As our way of saying thanks for being a loyal member, we’ve provided you with a package of favorites – webinars, articles, templates, and more – all in one place. **For easiest access, please si...

Loyal Member Renewal Package 2017 Preview

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Do You Have What It Takes to Become a Contributor to MPUG?

MPUG, the community of Microsoft Project users, is ramping up its content strategy, and we want to build an editorial team of freelancers who can contribute regular articles for our members worth read...

MPUG Writer Guidelines

The user group exclusively for people working with Microsoft Project and Microsoft SharePoint wants to publish your best thinking. Every week we’re on the hunt for “how-to” and other...

OnePager Transmitting Plan Communications for NASA

Users at a NASA operation are receiving their project reports from a third-party Microsoft Project reporting utility. Vantage Partners, a global management consulting firm, is using OnePager from a co...

TPG – The Project Group – PortfolioPlanner

TPG PortfolioPlanner: portfolio planning with optimal resource utilization Product Summary: This product allows you to aggregate the resource and budget allocations for potential and ongoing projects ...

TPG – The Project Group – TeamManager

TPG TeamManager: resource planning for line managers made simple Product Summary: This SharePoint app is a tool for managers engaged in resource planning for multiple team members and departments. It ...

TPG – The Project Group – ProjectLink

TPG ProjectLink: easily connect tasks and information in multi-project management Product Summary: This product for Microsoft Project improves transparency of links between tasks across projects. It a...

TPG – The Project Group – PSLink®

TPG PSLink®: a world-leading and SAP-certified integration product is produced by The Project Group Product Summary: This middleware exchanges data between systems, such as Microsoft Project, Dynamics...

Project Management on Mobile & Handhelds

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On-demand Video Help

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Extending Project into a Unified Work Management Platform

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: Project manageme...

Build Your Next Project Schedule in SharePoint Using Microsoft Project and BrightWork

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: The ideal collab...

Microsoft Project and Project Server Updates Arrive

Microsoft has released public updates for its collection of Project Server editions — Project Server 2010, 2013, and 2016 — as well as updates for Project 2013 and 2016. In her detailed ru...

Microsoft Runs MOOC on Managing Projects

  Microsoft is hosting a six-week free, massive, open online course about managing projects through MOOC platform edX. This is the same platform that hosts college courses from MIT, Stanford, Har...

Project Management with Microsoft Tools

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: Project manageme...

BrightWork – BrightWork

BrightWork is produced by BrightWork. Product Summary: BrightWork is a SharePoint solution for project and portfolio management that includes a range of best-practice templates and advanced cross-proj...

Software Reviews

  MPUG is continually on the hunt for add-on products that will accelerate your work with Microsoft Project, SharePoint and related applications. Below you’ll find links to programs that can help...

Campana Schott – Connect

Connect is produced by Campana Schott. Product Summary: Helps automate the process of exchanging data between Microsoft Project or SharePoint and SAP.   Capabilities: Lets organizations integrate...

Projectum – Resource Manager

Resource Manager is produced by Projectum. Product Summary: Aids users with resource management.   Capabilities: Simplifies the processes of requesting and allocating resources for people who res...

Corporate Project Solutions – Task Auditor

The Task Auditor is produced by Corporate Project Solutions. Product Summary: This free app evaluates tasks in the schedule against a set of pre-defined best practice checks and assessments. Available...

Campana Schott – Status Reporting

The CS Status Reporting application is produced by Campana & Schott.   Product Summary: Enhances project reporting. CS Status Reporting can pull in historic data for trends analysis to improv...

Campana Schott – Resource Management

The CS Resource Management application is produced by Campana & Schott.   Product Summary: Helps users manage project resources and approve processes more effectively and with greater transpa...

Fluentpro – EPM Pulse for Project Online

EPM Pulse for Project Online is produced by Fluentpro. Product Summary: Allows project managers to create portfolio and project dashboards quickly.     Capabilities: Dashboards can be shared...

Campana Schott – Task Board

CS Task Board is produced by Campana Schott. Product Summary: This tool serves as a “digital bulletin board” for SharePoint by helping users create and share visual representations of data...

FluentPro – FluentBooks

FluentBooks for Microsoft Project Online and Microsoft Project Server is produced by FluentPro. Product Summary: A Microsoft Project add-on that automates project migration, bulk editing and other adm...

QuantumPM – QCheck-IT!

QCheck-IT! is produced by QuantumPM. Product Summary: This free Microsoft Project app helps project managers review the quality of the tasks in their Microsoft Project schedules.. Capabilities: Evalua...

QuantumPM – Earned Value Manager

Earned Value Manager is produced by QuantumPM. Product Summary: This program uses the project’s work breakdown structure (WBS) to lock in the controls needed for earned value management. Capabil...

OnePager – OnePager Pro for Microsoft Project

OnePager Pro for Microsoft Project is produced by OnePager. Product Summary: OnePager Pro is a Microsoft Project add-on that allows project managers to create highly customizable Gantt charts, baselin...

Barbecana – Full Monte

Full Monte is produced by Barbecana.  Product Summary:  Full Monte gives users a multi-faceted tool for performing schedule risk  analysis from within Microsoft Project.     Capabilities: Us...

ProjectPro – Forecast Scheduling App

The Forecast Scheduling App is produced by ProjectPro. Product Summary: FSA is a tool used to audit your project schedule to provide feedback and help you improve it. Based on the textbook, Forecast S...

Visibility.biz – Swimlane Timeline

Swimlane Timeline is produced by Visibility.biz.   Product Summary: Swimlane Timeline is an add-on for Microsoft Visio that converts your project data into file formats such as Word or PowerPoint...

UMT360 – UMT360 Financials

UMT360 Financials is produced by UMT360. Product Summary: UMT360 Financials provides many financial breakdowns in order to deliver enterprise project management functionality into the organization. Ca...

Sensei – Task Analyzer

Task Analyzer is produced by Sensei Project Solutions.   Product Summary: The Task Analyzer helps users evaluate each task for potential concerns.         Capabilities: One pl...

ShareAdvance in Beta with Project Reporting Tool

A start-up company has released an online beta version of a program intended to provide “snapshot” reports of Microsoft Project data. Project Intelligence, an online release from ShareAdva...

Microsoft® Project Integration Month 2016 – Earning and Claiming PMI® PDUs

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Microsoft® Project Integration Month 2016 – Frequently Asked Questions

  Home  |  Vendors  |  Join MPUG  |  Earn PMI® PDUs  |  FAQ  |  Contact Us What is Project Integration Month? Project Integration Month is brought to you by MPUG and consists of exclusive expert-...

Microsoft® Project Integration Month – July 2016

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Microsoft® Project Integration Month 2016 – Earning and Claiming PMI® PDUs

  Home  |  Vendors  |  Join MPUG  |  Earn PMI® PDUs  |  FAQ  |  Contact Us MPUG is Proud to be a Project Management Institute (PMI)® Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.) MPUG has been reviewed ...

Microsoft® Project Integration Month – July 2016

     Home  |  Vendors  |  Join MPUG  |  Earn PMI® PDUs  |  FAQ  |  Contact Us Project Integration Month is brought to you by MPUG and consists of exclusive MPUG-member training sessions along wit...

Microsoft® Project Integration Month 2016 – Frequently Asked Questions

  Home  |  Vendors  |  Join MPUG  |  Earn PMI® PDUs  |  FAQ  |  Contact Us What is Project Integration Month? Project Integration Month is brought to you by MPUG and consists of exclusive MPUG-me...

Project Juggling 101 – How to Successfully Manage Multiple Projects at the Same Time

June 8th, 2016 @ 3pm – 4pm EST   Register for this FREE Live Webinar   Event Description: With the move to the cloud, Project Managers are being assigned to multiple projects with vary...

Creating Your Own Portfolio or Project Dashboard

June 22 @ 12pm – 1pm EST REGISTER HERE Event Description: Have you been struggling to create a simple Project or Portfolio Dashboard? Do you want to see how to create your very own Project or Po...

New Power BI Subscription Dashboard Service

A project management consultancy and training company has announced a new dashboard subscription service for users of Power BI, Microsoft’s business analytics service. Tumble Road, a Washington ...

Fast Track Project Management Success: How to Utilize Relevant Microsoft Technology

May 17th, 2016 @ 12pm – 1pm EST Register Now for this FREE Live Webinar Event Description: In today’s mobile and project-centric work environment, the ability to coordinate multiple projec...

Webinar: Using Power BI and Project Online Workflow Together

July 20, 2016 @ 12pm – 1pm EDT REGISTER HERE Event Description: Sound decisions come from being well-informed.  Being well-informed requires two conditions: 1) people need to be willing and able...

What is Agile Project Management?

When to Use Agile PM The Agile Project Management approach doesn’t work well when the client is unwilling to participate in on-going discussions about the project, won’t prioritize his or ...

Project Success Toolkit Boosts Microsoft Project Feature Set

A project management consulting company has released its proprietary set of tools for expediting project management work as an add-on available to people who attend their training. The Project Success...

Fast Track Project Management Success: How to Utilize Relevant Microsoft Technology

Live Webinar May 17, 2016 | 12pm – 1pm ET Register Now! Event Description: In today’s mobile and project-centric work environment, the ability to coordinate multiple projects with distribu...

Scheduling with Microsoft Project

Certificate Series Directory   Scheduling with Microsoft Project Sessions: Resource Planning with Microsoft Project In this video viewers will learn how to create Work, Cost and Material resource...

Microsoft Project 2016 Essentials

  Microsoft® Project 2016 Essentials Event Description Getting Started with Project Management and the Microsoft® Toolset -What Is a Project? -What Is Project Management? -Who are Project Manager...

Microsoft Project 2016 Released to Manufacturing

Microsoft announced that it had released the newest version of its enterprise project management application to manufacturing. Project Server 2016 includes: Resource engagements to help project manage...

Getting Started with Microsoft Project 2016

Project Professional 2016 leverages the power of Office 365 and SharePoint to allow users to work from virtually everywhere. The integration of Skype for Business also allows users to communicate with...

SharePoint 2016 Released to Manufacturing

Today Microsoft announced it had released SharePoint Server 2016 to manufacturing. The company’s emphasis in this latest release of its flagship communication and collaboration platform is on hy...

Microsoft Partners Sensei and IPMO Merge

Two project consultancies have joined forces. IPMO Pty Ltd is now part of Sensei Project Solutions, extending the U.S.-based company’s reach into Australia. Both organizations are Microsoft proj...

Learn Why PMOs Are Moving Beyond Annual Planning

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: Taking the PMO B...

Mars Rovers: The Ultimate Project

Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This session is not eligible for PMI® PDU. Event Description: In January of 2004, twin robotic explorers named Spirit and Opp...

Unified PPM & Agile Management Solution

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: Most organizatio...

Microsoft Project Online: Adoption, Governance, Sustainment

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: Microsoft Projec...

Claim PMI® PDUs

How to claim your PMI® PDU credits on the PMI® website Step 1 Go to www.pmi.org. In the upper right corner click the login button and login with your PMI login information. From the Certifications men...

Microsoft Project Virtual Conference 2016 On-Demand Sessions

Transcripts and Certificates  |  Sponsors  |  PMI® PDUs  |  Contact In addition to 30 live sessions, Microsoft® Project Virtual Conference 2016 includes many on-demand PMI® PDU eligible sessions avail...

New GAO Guide Formalizes Scheduling Practices

The U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) has published a manual of best practices to help federal, state and local agencies to assess the schedules for government projects. The “Schedule ...

The Top 10 Messages From the PMI® PMO Symposium 2015

Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is eligible for 1 PMI® PDU, 0.5 in the Technical Project Management talent triangle category and 0.5 in the Lead...

Dr. Steven Squyres

Principal Scientist for the Mars Exploration Rover Project   Dr. Steven Squyres is the James A. Weeks Professor of Physical Sciences at Cornell University and the acclaimed principal investigator...

Microsoft® Project Virtual Conference – Contact Us

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Microsoft® Project Virtual Conference – Contact Us

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Microsoft® Project Virtual Conference 2016 – Claiming PDUs

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  Conference Home  |  On-Demand |  Contact Welcome to Microsoft® Project Virtual Conference 2016! By Microsoft® invitation only, this event is being offered gratis to you ($145.00 retail). Over 4...

Registration – Microsoft® Project Virtual Conference 2016

  Conference Home  | On-Demand | Contact Welcome to Microsoft® Project Virtual Conference 2016! For only $145 you will get: Access to over 40 on-demand training sessions 3 keynote sessions includ...

Barbecana Ships New Release of Risk Analysis Program

Project managers have a new way to perform risk analysis on their project estimates for more realistic scheduling and budgeting. Barbecana has shipped a new version of its Monte Carlo schedule risk an...

Cost vs Schedule Risk Analysis for Proposals

  Project Risk Analysis There are two important outcomes for most projects beyond the obvious scope and quality objectives: Cost and Schedule. The cost outcome directly affects the value of perfo...

What Every PMP Needs to Know About the New PMI® Certification Requirements

Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): *Please note: This webinar is not eligible for PMI® PDUs*   Event Description: In December 2015 PMI will be updating the...

What Every PMP Needs to Know About the New PMI® Certification Requirements

Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): *Please note: This webinar is not eligible for PMI® PDUs*   Event Description: In December 2015 PMI will be updating the...

1 Month Trial

Thank you for your interest in MPUG! Try MPUG free for 1 month and get instant access to: Attend live training webinars with interactive Q&A Over 500 hours of on-demand training Earn the PMI® PDUs...

Tales of Terror in Project Management

  Whether it’s a crazed client, scary supervisor, lunatic schedule or something else, these MPUG tales are guaranteed to get your skin crawling in time for Halloween. We invite you to share...

MPUG Random Drawing Details – Forum

MPUG Discussion Forum Giveaway! Post a question in the MPUG community forum and win a prize! Random drawing period officially begins 12:00 AM EST October 5, 2015, and ends 11:59 PM EST October 30, 201...

Enterprise Membership Overview

  Seeking to improve project management and control across your organization and get the most from your Microsoft® license investment? The MPUG® community can help.  You’ve already invested...

99 Reasons to Love MPUG!

Live weekly training on project management using Microsoft applications. All with Q&A plus the opportunity to earn PMI® PDUs Over 300 hours of on-demand training eligible for PMI® PDU credit More ...

Barbecana – Schedule Inspector

Schedule Inspector is produced by Barbecana. Product Summary: Schedule Inspector gives users the ability to check their project for errors such as invalid forecast dates, missed tasks, and other famil...

Critical Tools – WBS Schedule Pro

WBS Schedule Pro is produced by Critical Tools.   Product Summary: WBS Schedule Pro is Project Management Software that is powerful yet easy-to-use.         Capabilities: Crea...

Project Widgets – Status Report Widget

Status Report Widget is produced by Project Widgets. Product Summary: Lets Microsoft Project users generate a status report in Microsoft Word with a single click.       Capabilities: Au...

MPUG Ombudsmen

What Is an MPUG Ombudsman? MPUG Ombudsmen are experts who investigate and present solutions to common problems and complaints in the practices of project management. At MPUG we know that project and p...

Loyal Member Renewal Package 2015 Preview

Join MPUG to get access to all of the following resources we’ve put together just for you! <<<START TODAY>>> You will receive a link to your Premium Member Starter Package in t...

Loyal Member Package 2015

MPUG appreciates your loyalty! As a thank you for renewing, we have compiled some of our most popular content and newest materials from the past year – all in one place. **For easiest access, pl...

Premium Membership Starter Package 2015 Preview

Join MPUG to get access to all of the following resources we’ve put together just for you! <<<START TODAY>>> You will receive a link to your Premium Member Starter Package in t...

Premium Membership Starter Package 2015

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Webinar: Create Colorful Swimlanes and Keep Them Up to Date with Milestones Professional 2015 – By Kidasa

Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is eligible for 1 PMI® PDU in the Technical Project Management talent triangle category. If you are claiming thi...

Webinar: Using WBS Schedule Pro – By Critical Tools

Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is eligible for 1 PMI® PDU in the Technical Project Management talent triangle category. If you are claiming thi...

Webinar: Using SharePoint & Project for Collaborative Project Management

Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is eligible for 1 PMI® PDU in the Technical Project Management talent triangle category. If you are claiming thi...

Microsoft® Project Keyboard Shortcuts

MPUG has done the work for you! We spent some time compiling some of the most useful Microsoft® Project keyboard shortcuts. Keeping this page bookmarked for reference will help make your life a little...

Microsoft® Project Keyboard Shortcuts

MPUG has done the work for you! We spent some time compiling some of the most useful Microsoft® Project keyboard shortcuts. Keeping this page bookmarked for reference will help make your life a little...

1 Week Trial Starter Package

Congratulations on your new MPUG Trial Membership! To get started, we’ve provided some of our most popular webinars and resources here for you – all in one place. **For easiest access, ple...

Beyond Macros – Customizing Microsoft Project for Non-Techies

Certificate Series Directory Course Outline Session 1 – Beyond Macros – Customizing Microsoft Project for Non-Techies Getting Started with Macros Recording and editing basic macros Assigning a macro t...

Understand the Differences Between Critical Chain and Critical Path Scheduling

Presentation Description: Are you familiar with CCPM? Definition and benefits of CCPM. Show main differences between CCPM and CPM. Pooled contingencies Buffer management No multi-tasking Multi-project...

Create Birds on a Wire Schedules Easily from Your MS Project Schedule

Presentation Description Want to know more about Birds on a Wire schedules? Learn about using the power of Milestones Professional to transform your Microsoft Project files into easily presentable sch...

Manage Projects on SharePoint 2013

Presentation Description Technology can be a platform for building project management maturity. See an example of a complete project management framework integrated into SharePoint. Eric Verzuh has me...

How to Increase Microsoft Project Server ROI with Dynamic Reallocation

Presentation Description Despite significant investments in PPM, unreliable planning, cost overruns and project failures results in companies losing up to 46% of the planned business value from their ...

Using Microsoft Project Apps to Build an Effective Schedule in 7 Easy Steps

Presentation Description Building an effective project schedule does not have to be hard! In this engaging webinar you will learn how following a series of 7 simple steps will produce a Microsoft Proj...

Beyond Macros Revisited – Automating Microsoft Project for Non-Techies

Presentation Description Ira Brown, a recognized Microsoft Project expert, will deliver this fun and informative presentation that will provide you with an understanding of how Microsoft Project can u...

Modelling Risk and Uncertainty in Schedules

Presentation Description All projects are subject to some risk and uncertainty. This session will review how these factors can be modeled in our project schedules and how this information can be used ...

Thank You and Welcome to your 1-week Free MPUG Membership Trial!

  Your MPUG account has been created.   Access your Trial Membership STARTER PACKAGE So What’s Next? Register for upcoming live Webinars Watch any of our previously recorded PDU eligible on-...

1 Week Trial Membership

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MPUG Transcript and Certificate of Completion

An MPUG premium membership provides you with a seat at all live online MPUG webinars and access to over 500 hours of previously recorded training sessions available on-demand. MPUG documents all of yo...

Submit Content to MPUG

Interested in submitting an article to be published on MPUG.com and featured in the MPUG Community Newsletter? View our writer guidelines and reach our to our editor. Do you have an idea for a trainin...

The Beginner’s Guide to Microsoft Project

Certificate Series Directory Course Overview In this course, Ben guides us through some key components for creating a project. The first session helps us get started and brings up questions you may wa...

MPUG Random Drawing Details

Free Membership Giveaway! Follow us on social media for your chance to win a FREE YEAR of Membership! 8 Memberships will be given away, so follow us on all of them now! Random drawing period officiall...

Microsoft Project Features

The following table gives you an overview of the included, improved, and new features that Microsoft Project has to offer. Included are features that were introduced in previous versions of Microsoft ...

MPUG On-Demand Webinar Listing

Below you will find a complete listing of MPUG’s on-demand Microsoft Project training webinars broken down by category. MPUG Members have access to the full library of recorded webinars. Join MP...

MPUG Advisory Council

  Purpose: The MPUG Advisory Council members will collaborate with the MPUG team to discuss, plan, and provide feedback on the resources that MPUG provides the Microsoft Project user community. T...

Microsoft Project Online Training

  Welcome to the Microsoft Project User Group! MPUG is the official Microsoft Project User Group providing Microsoft Project online training to individual users and corporate teams of all sizes t...

Loyal Member Renewal

We value you as an MPUG member! Take advantage of this special offer to renew your premium membership and save $30! Retain access to all of MPUG’s great training content and resources for only $...

Premium Member Renewal Package Preview

Renew now to get access to all of the following resources we’ve put together just for you! <<<RENEW NOW>>> You will receive a link to your Premium Member Starter Package in the...

Free Webinar: The Great Capabilities of the Matrix

Presenters: Daniel Zitter Event Description: Daniel Zitter will present how to best perform project management in different matrix organizations. When implementing an advanced EPM system there are dif...

Free Webinar: Managing Projects with SharePoint & MS Project

Event Description:  Many organizations have implemented SharePoint – but few understand how to leverage SharePoint to manage projects. Watch this webinar to learn: The most important factor to d...

Software & Applications

  Barbecana   Barbecana is the developer of Full Monte, a cost and schedule risk analysis tool for Microsoft Project. Using Monte Carlo simulation, it estimates the probability of completing...

Consulting & Solutions

  Envorso To transform your organization, you need a consulting partner, one who brings you experience based ideas. A partner with significant industry knowledge, powerful insights and the broade...

All Vendors

    Barbecana   Barbecana is the developer of Full Monte, a cost and schedule risk analysis tool for Microsoft Project. Using Monte Carlo simulation, it estimates the probability of com...

Managing a Resource-Constrained Project

Certificate Series Directory Managing a Resource-Constrained Project Format: The course comprises of 3 webinar sessions of 2 hours each. MPUG Certificate upon completion of series and opportunity for ...

Microsoft Project 2013/2010 Reporting Essentials

Certificate Series Directory   Microsoft Project 2013/2010 Reporting Essentials Session Format and Credit: The course comprises of 3 sessions of 90 minutes each. MPUG Certificate upon completion of se...

Microsoft Project 2010/2013 Proactive Scheduling Essentials

Certificate Series Directory   Microsoft Project 2010/2013 Proactive Scheduling Essentials This Microsoft Project and Project Server course will focus on scheduling best practices and enabling project...

Microsoft Project 2003/2007 Essentials

Certificate Series Directory Microsoft Project 2003/2007 Essentials Level 100, Session 1: Microsoft Project & Project Management What Is Project Management? What Is a Project? Key Goals & Chal...

Microsoft Project 2010 Essentials

Certificate Series Directory Microsoft Project 2010 Essentials Overview: Would you like to use Microsoft Project 2010 more effectively? This certificate course is Microsoft Project users who need to e...

Project Online & Project Server 2013 Workflows

Certificate Series Directory Project Online & Project Server 2013 Workflows Format: The course comprised of 2 webinar sessions of 90 minutes each. MPUG Certificate upon completion of series and op...

Webinar: “Snow White’s Castle Renovation Project” – an MS Project Template for Quantitative Project Manager (QPM®) Ideas

Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is eligible for 1.5 PMI® PDU in the Technical Category of the Talent Triangle.   Event Description:  Quanti...

Premium Membership Starter Package

Congratulations on your new MPUG Premium Membership! To get you started, we’ve provided our most popular webinars and resources here for you – all in one place. **For easiest access, pleas...

Welcome Back Package

Welcome back to MPUG! To get you started up again, we’ve provided you with a package of community favorites – webinars, articles, templates, and more- all in one place. **For easiest acces...

Loyal Member Package

As our way of saying thanks for being a loyal member, we’ve provided you with a package of community favorites – webinars, articles, templates, and more- all in one place. **For easiest ac...

Premium Member Starter Package Preview

Join now to get access to all of the following resources we’ve put together just for you! <<<JOIN NOW>>> You will receive a link to your Premium Member Starter Package in the c...

Video Recording: 2014 Vendor Showcase Day 2

Manage Projects on SharePoint 2013 The Versatile Company Technology can be a platform for building project management maturity. See an example of a complete project management framework integrated int...

Video Recording: 2014 Vendor Showcase Day 1

Beyond Macros Revisited – Automating Microsoft Project for Non-Techies Project Widgets Ira Brown, a recognized Microsoft Project expert, will deliver this fun and informative presentation that w...

Free Microsoft Project Templates

Estimate Tasks Prametrically – Sofware Development Plan   Project Version: Project 2013 Export Cost Data to MS Excel Pivot Table  Project Version: Project 2007 File Type: zip Resource Demand View Proj...

Certificate Series Files

Managing a Resource Constrained Project Session 1: June 24, 2014 RoS1_Task Sheet.xlsx RoS2_Estimating Sheet.xlsx RoS_JobAid S1.docx RoS-1_Tasks.mpp RoS-2_Predecessors.mpp RoS-3_Assigned.mpp If you are...

Webinar: SharePoint 2013 + Project 2013 = Better Collaborative Project Management!

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: A combination of...

Initiate a Project in SharePoint

Part 1 – Initiating a Project In April I wrote an article introducing a simple approach to collaborative project management and how using tools like SharePoint and Microsoft Project will provide...

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Frequently Asked Questions

  Have a specific topic or question you are looking for?   What is MPUG? MPUG is the official Microsoft Project User Group providing Microsoft Project training to individual users and corpor...

Webinar Reports

This is a complete report of all live MPUG Webinars and Certificate Series sessions you have attended since March 2013. The report also includes all recorded MPUG Webinars that you have watched and su...

Free Microsoft Project 2010: Desk Reference Guide

Access this Microsoft Project 2010 reference guide for steps on how to: start your first project adjust the calendar set options set the Project start date and apply the Project calendar create relati...

A Simple Approach to Collaborative Project Management Using SharePoint

Part 1 – Collaborative Project Management More initiatives than ever are now delivered as collaborative projects, but the reality is that the world of collaborative project management can be very chal...

Microsoft Project Free Trials

  MPUG is recognized as the official industry association for Microsoft® Project delivering live online training, over 500 hours of on-demand video content, helpful articles, resources and PMI® P...

Special Offer – Join Today

Join MPUG to start your 1-year individual premium membership.  If you have been a MPUG member before, you can renew here. Start today and you’ll instantly receive our Premium Membership Starter Packag...

Thank You For Completing Our Survey!

Thank you for taking the time to complete our survey! To show our appreciation, we would like to offer you the following complimentary resources: Top 10 Must-Read Articles From the Experts -and- A Fre...

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  Sign-up to receive the free MPUG weekly newsletter email. The newsletters include helpful how-to articles, information on upcoming training webinars and events, Project news, project management...

PICTURES: MPUG at the Project Conference

We had so much fun seeing you at the Project Conference in Anaheim this year! Check out these pictures from the events – we’re sure you’ll see some familiar faces!

Project Conference News: Keynote

Jared Spataro, General Manager for Microsoft Office, and Ludovic Hauduc, Director of Development, kicked off Microsoft Project Conference 2014 in Anaheim, California with an opening keynote address an...

Project Conference News, New Apps: Advanced Project Integration

Matan MasterLink gives Project Hosts’ Custom Cloud users, complete visibility over their programs and mega project through advanced project integration capabilities. For Project Server 2013 based priv...

Project Conference News, New Apps: OnePager Pro 5.1 Project Report Builder

Chronicle Graphics’ upcoming OnePager Pro 5.1 release is on display this week at the Microsoft Project 2014 Conference. The semiannual upgrade adds new capabilities for building large project reports ...

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Top 10 Must-Read Articles From the Experts

  The Project Communication Plan By Bonnie Biafore Creating an Agile Schedule with Microsoft Project By Vincent McGevna 5 Tips for Formatting Text on a Gantt Chart By Ismet Kocaman Task Types: Do...

Microsoft Project Custom Formula Guide

Custom formula fields and graphical indicators can be used with any version of the desktop  Microsoft Project application, as well as with Project Server. The following steps will help you get started...

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Join Today! In order to view our WebNLearn, you must be a member. You have the option to either join with a yearly registration, or you can purchase a 30-day trial for the low price of $25.00! Already...

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Introductory Offer – One Month Membership

New to MPUG? Join now for thirty days for only $14.99 and enjoy: Live webinar training events Over 500 hours of on-demand training Earn the PDUs you need Individual training history report and certifi...

PMP®s Take Over the Big Easy

Another successful The Project Management Institute (PMI)® Global Congress has hit the books – but this year it was a little more “jazzed up” than usual. The 2013 PMI® Global Congress drew in thousand...

Webinar: Lessons Learned A Tool to Improve Future

  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: Ha...

FREE Collaborative Project Management Guide

This Collaborative Project Management Guide intends to provide the following: An easy to follow and simple to use Project Management Guide for Project Managers who are not yet formally trained in Proj...

Webinar: Driving Speed to Value in Portfolio Management

  Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is eligible for 1 PMI® PDU in the Technical Category of the Talent Triangle.   Download the slides f...

Getting Started with Microsoft Project 2013

In addition to a newer, cleaner interface, Project 2013 brings a variety of new collaboration tools to the table. Project Professional 2013 leverages the power of Office 365 and SharePoint to allow us...

Getting Started with Microsoft Project 2007

Office Project 2007 addresses the needs of sophisticated project management organizations that require centralized and strategic financial control in addition to support for rigorous project managemen...

Webinar: Risk Management with Microsoft Project and Project Server

  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: Microsoft...

Webinar: Shared Understanding Among Project Stakeholders: A New Methodology for Agile Project Management

  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: “Respect ...

Webinar: Years in the Trenches with Microsoft Project

  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: How often...

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Tips from the Project Pro: Ben Howard, MVP

Being a Microsoft Project MVP, share with the MPUG community a favorite tip to using Microsoft Project like a Pro? The real trick, for me at least, is to is follow a simple method for creating and upd...

Ask Microsoft Your Project 2013 Questions!

Do you have specific questions about the New Project that have not been answered? Post your questions in the comment section of this article for possible inclusion in our interview with Microsoft Proj...

MPUG Editorial Calendar

The topics suggested in calendar are based on survey results from our MPUG community. Presenters can use these topics as a guide when developing chapter event presentations or WebNLearns.   You c...

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Microsoft® Project Integration Month

Project Integration Month is brought to you by MPUG and consists of exclusive MPUG-member training sessions along with FREE vendor showcase sessions. All eligible for certificate, transcript and PMI® ...

Webinar: How do you Manage Major Event Programs

  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:  Pcubed h...

Webinar: Using Microsoft Project Like a PMP®

Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is eligible for 1.5 PMI® PDU in the Technical Category of the Talent Triangle. Session description: Microsoft Pr...

A Call for Officers

MPUG has a number of officer openings for chapters worldwide. Currently, the following chapters are seeking leadership. This is a great opportunity to participate in your professional community. Any M...

Microsoft Hosting Project Management Training via LiveMeeting

Microsoft Enterprise Project Management (EPM) University has announced a series of online courses for training users on how to install, configure and deploy Office EPM Solution. The courses will allow...

Webinar: Planning, Resourcing and Controlling Projects

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: Planning, Resour...

Webinar: Oficina de Proyectos y como implementarla con Microsoft Project

Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): Esta grabación de vídeo es elegible para 1  PMI PDU en la categoría triángulo talento Gestión del Proyecto Técnico. Si usted ...

Webinar: Make Change Happen – Portfolio Dashboard Design and Supporting KPI’s…

  Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is eligible for 1 PMI® PDU in the Technical Category of the Talent Triangle. Presenter Info:  Chairman Ad...

Webinar: Optimización de Costes con Gestión de Portafolios: Claves y Pragmatismo

Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): Esta grabación de vídeo es elegible para 1 Categoría A PMI PDU en la categoría triángulo talento Gestión del Proyecto Técnico...

Certificate Series: Intermediate Project Reporting – Level 2

Watch session 3 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: ...

Webinar: Microsoft Project 2010 Business Intelligence and Portfolio Reporting

Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is eligible for 1 PMI® PDU in the Leadership Category of the Talent Triangle. Event Description:  In this webcas...

Webinar: Principles of Effective Resource Management

Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is eligible for 1.5 PMI® PDU in the Technical Category of the Talent Triangle. Event Description: In this PCUBED...

Webinar: Resource Planning a “Tops Down” and “Bottoms Up” Approach

  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 Many organ...

Webinar: Improve your Project Communication and Increase Visibility with a Browser-Based Microsoft® EPM Solution

  Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is not in the PMI® system. However, it is eligible for self-directed learning PMI® PDU credit. Speakers: ...

Webinar UK: Learn from the MVP Desktop Series

  Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is not in the PMI® system. However, it is eligible for self-directed learning PMI® PDU credit. Event Desc...

Webinar: Deploying an EPM Solution – Learn from a Microsoft Expert

  Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is not in the PMI® system. However, it is eligible for self-directed learning PMI® PDU credit. Speaker: D...

Webinar Connecticut: Got Project Professional 2007?

  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: Th...

Portfolio Management and “Governance”, What’s it all about?

  Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is not in the PMI® system. However, it is eligible for self-directed learning PMI® PDU credit. Speakers: ...

Central Indiana Webinar: Microsoft Project Scheduling Theory

  Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is not in the PMI® system. However, it is eligible for self-directed learning PMI® PDU credit. Microsoft ...

Baltimore-Washington Metro Chapter Presents: Enterprise Resource Management using MS Project Server & Portfolio Server 2007

  Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is not in the PMI® system. However, it is eligible for self-directed learning PMI® PDU credit. Enterprise...

Phoenix Webinar: Baselining, Tracking, and Reporting – Module 3

  Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is not in the PMI® system. However, it is eligible for self-directed learning PMI® PDU credit. Event Desc...

Webinar: Microsoft Project Portfolio Server 2007

  Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is not in the PMI® system. However, it is eligible for self-directed learning PMI® PDU credit. Speakers: ...

Webinar: The Power of Integrating Visio 2007 and Project 2007

  Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is not in the PMI® system. However, it is eligible for self-directed learning PMI® PDU credit. Speakers: ...

Webinar: Ludovic Hauduc, General Manager of Microsoft Office Project Discusses the Project 2007 Infrastructure Update

  Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is not in the PMI® system. However, it is eligible for self-directed learning PMI® PDU credit. Speakers: ...

Webinar Overview: Microsoft Office Project and Project Server 2007 Certifications

  Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is not in the PMI® system. However, it is eligible for self-directed learning PMI® PDU credit. About This...

Webinar: What can Project VBA do for you?

Submit your reviewName: Email: Review Title: Rating: 12345Review:   Check this box to confirm you are human.Submit     CancelCreate your own reviewMPUGAverage rating: &nb...

Managing the Fuzzy Front End of Projects

The Fuzzy Front End Project life cycle can take many forms; the waterfall model was the state of the art model for many years. Agile approaches are becoming the current state of the art while the Spir...

How to Hide Tasks on the Project Web Access Task Screen in Project Server 2003

We needed a script to run twice a day, each night and at noon, against the SQL Server database to hide tasks for any project that was designated as “Closed” or “Cancelled.” In ...

Protected: Boeing PjMCoE Training Session

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