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Time Impact Analysis: Extra Work and the Effect on the Finish Date

Project Managers are often eager to undertake additional challenges.  Experience shows the seasoned manager under-commits and over-delivers as opposed to the alternative (over-committing and under-delivering).  There are real world processes and tools in place that can help the Project Manager understand and make realistic commitments.  Before commitments to accept extra work are communicated, there exists…

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 relationships between tasks work with resources work with views manage a project generate reports learn keyboard shortcuts   View the Guide Here

Avoiding Resource Overallocation

In my experience, one of the more complex and multifaceted subjects in Microsoft Project is assigning resources to tasks. This is one of the lengthiest subjects we address in our training classes and it tends to bring about many questions from students. When talking with seasoned Project users, the one thing that they always tend…

Integration with SharePoint

The eighth video in the Microsoft Project 2010 certificate series talks about integrating project files with SharePoint. The video is presented by Daniel Bell of MS Project Now. This video shows users the different task list types that can be synced via SharePoint, along with the ability to edit the project in both Microsoft Project…

Webinar: The Top Five Microsoft Project Pain Points and How to Solve Them – A Guide to Best Practices

Please log in above or start a free trial to view this video Project Management Institute (PMI)® Professional Development Units (PDUs): This Webinar is eligible for 1 PMI® PDU in the Technical Category of the Talent Triangle. Speakers: Matt Davis, PMP, MCTS & John Riopel, MCP Gain insight into the most misunderstood functions in MS…

Certification Insider: Mastering Duration, Work, and Units

Assigning one resource to a task and getting the outcome you want is easy. But adding, removing, or juggling resource assignments can be a mind-bender that leads to hair loss, foul temper, and being ostracized by your team members. Understanding how duration, work, and units fit together is the first step toward reining in wayward…

Northeast Connection Webinar: Microsoft Office Project Professional 2007 Tips & Tricks Training (Advanced)

Please log in above or start a free trial to view this video   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: Jacques Goupil, PSG Event Description: Watch this webcast and go beyond the essentials to learn…

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