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Mind-Mapping Your Way to Better Microsoft Project Plans

“Mind-mapping” (or, as it is also known, “concept mapping”) is a proven method and technology for organizing your thinking, no matter what you’re thinking about. Students...

The 7 Habits of Proactive Microsoft PPM Users: Habit 4

Think Win-Win While the project schedule is an important tool for many project managers, it is often misunderstood (or not understood at all) by project team members. When building the work breakdown ...

The 7 Habits of Proactive Microsoft PPM Users: Habit 3

Put First Things First Once you have built a solid work breakdown structure (WBS), it’s time to walk the talk and put first things first. Building a complete and accurate dependency network is w...

The 7 Habits of Proactive Microsoft PPM Users: Habit 2

Begin with the End in Mind The most successful projects have a deliverable-focused work breakdown structure (WBS) to represent the true scope of the project. Build your schedules with the end in mind ...

3 Correct Ways to Do Great Scheduling with Microsoft Project

Want to create great Microsoft Project schedules? Follow the three best practices I provide in this article. Next time, I’ll share three more best practices to avoid. DO Create a WBS As soon as ...

Sensei Releases Schedule Analyzer for Microsoft Project 2016

Project managers have a new way to assess the quality of their Microsoft Project 2016 schedules. Sensei Project Solutions recently released Sensei Schedule Analyzer, an add-in for Project 2016 and Pro...

Inactivate Tasks: The Best Way to Make Temporary Changes in Your Schedule

The Inactivate Task command works very much like “strike-out” or “Track Changes” in Microsoft Word. It allows you to remove segments of your project schedule to do “what-...

3 Tips on Managing Projects and Clients

1. At ProjectPro, we created a guideline that we call the 1%-10% rule. The duration of any lowest-level task should be between a minimum and maximum duration. The minimum duration is 1% of the project...

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...