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Microsoft Project Do’s and Don’ts: Enter Task Durations

The following in an excerpt from chapter 4 of Microsoft® Project Do’s and Don’ts by Sam Huffman. Part of the MPUG Essentials Training. Download full version of chapter 4. Once the outline is entered in Microsoft® Project, you are ready to estimate and enter task durations. This is accomplished by typing the estimated duration in minutes, hours, days, weeks…

The Do’s and Don’ts of 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: Sam Huffman delivers a presentation on more of his famous Do’s and Dont’s, focusing on the top things NOT to do in your project, and why! Presenter Info: Sam…

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 limited to: a. Including summary tasks in project sequencing; b. Assigning resources to summary tasks; c. Constraining activities rather than sequencing…

Microsoft Project Do’s and Don’ts

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Do’s and Don’ts: Using Hammock Tasks

Every so often I’m asked to reproduce a project management technique in Microsoft Project that isn’t a named feature in the software. Such is the case with “hammock” tasks. A hammock task is a task that has a variable duration. The duration is controlled entirely by other tasks in another or the same project. The…

Microsoft Project Do’s and Don’ts

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Do’s and Don’ts: Use Resource Labels

A problem frequently posed to me is this: “I don’t have the need for full resource management in Microsoft Project. I have simple projects and manage few people. I don’t need to worry about over-allocation or leveling resources. I don’t track resource cost or work by individual. What I do need is a label on…

Microsoft® Project Virtual Conference 2016 – Event Registration

  Conference Home | Register |  On-Demand  | Sponsors | PMI® PDUs | Contact  *Please note: You must be logged in to sign up for the conference sessions. All sessions are available to MPUG members on-demand.    Thursday, February 25, 2016   Microsoft® Project + SharePoint = PM Maturity View Recording Here Many organizations already own Microsoft® Project and SharePoint – but few take…

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