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Updating Projects Progress with 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 update their project to reflect any work that has been carried out. Viewers will learn how to push out work that didn’t get started on time and best practices around these process. Presenter Info:…

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 be a project manager. Project management skills and expertise are in demand, and earning potential is promising. This data equips practitioners with…

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 Project Online. He’s worked for IBM, DELL, and Microsoft, as well as several smaller organisations. He now runs his own EPM consultancy, Applepark Ltd, which…

Webinar: Poor Man’s Microsoft Project Timesheet

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

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Update Better

The purpose of updating a schedule is to find out if the project is still on track.  Updating tasks by “%-complete” doesn’t move the task’s Finish date, leaving successor tasks unaffected.  Better: update by “Remaining Duration”. Updating with %-complete is inconsistent with its definition, shown at the right.  Definitions appear when you hover over a…

Microsoft Project 2010 Upgrade Path

Q: What is the best way for customers to acquire Microsoft Project 2010? A: The best way for customers to acquire Project 2010 is to purchase Project 2007 now with Software Assurance (SA). SA adds value to the customers purchase with benefits that include consulting services, training, Web support, and technical resources. Customers can find…

Certification Insider: Exchanging Data between Programs

Projects use people — and lots of ’em. And where you have people, you need communication. That means you, the anointed project manager, spend a lot of time gathering information from others and spitting it back out in a plethora of ways. Because you use other programs to manage projects in addition to Microsoft Project,…

The New Year’s Resolution of a Project Manager

MPUG recently invited its members and guests to tell us about your resolutions for the New Year. You came through loud and clear. Here we publicly post those resolutions to spur the project managers who made them to continue their efforts. We expect to report back in 2011 with success stories from each of these…

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