Posts Tagged ‘ General ’

Project Management Consulting

March 30, 2009
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By Thomas Morva Projects management consulting has amassed such popularity because of all the benefits it provides to those who seek the successful implementation of projects. This is despite the lack of the proper knowledge and skills in coming up with an effective and realistic project management plan. Basically, deciding to hire project management...

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Effectively Selling Feature, Function And Benefit To Project Stakeholders

March 10, 2009
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Author: John Reiling Being in the project management realm often means inheriting projects once a property of stakeholders. For instance, within an organization, a sales team first handles a project that later goes to a manager. Most projects in institutions are sold to key shareholders and top executives. This simply entails that selling does...

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Six Sigma Projects and Project Portfolio Management

March 9, 2009
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Author: John Reiling Six Sigma projects are strategy-driven, in the same way that the portfolio is driven by organizational strategy. So, how do the business drivers that are at work result in some projects being Six Sigma projects, and others not? Business Drivers and Project Selection Business drivers are the starting point for any...

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15 Critical Leadership Skills Needed Today !

March 3, 2009
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Author: Dennis Sommer In our current crazy business climate, managers and executives are becoming obsolete and are being replaced by leaders. The new manager/executive must be an expeditor and leader rather than an order giver and manager of people. In this article, I have documented what I have found to be the leadership skills...

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The Rules Of Communication Are Clear And Finite

March 2, 2009
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Author: Leslie Ungar We are a society of rules. We have rules for everything from how we drive to how an NFL team can spy on another team. So why would you think there are not rules for communication? You didnt know, you claim. Try that defense the next time you are stopped for...

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Understanding Msp Programme Management

January 11, 2009
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For any organisation or individual that needs to manage and control related projects (portfolio of projects), Managing Successful Programmes (MSP) programme management is a management tool for bringing together people, activities and information to achieve the end goal. History of MSP Programme Management MSP programme management was developed by the Office of Government Commerce...

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3 Main Benefits of Project Baselining

January 3, 2009
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When you have finished planning your project, and you have all the scheduled dates, hours, and costs (and charges if applicable) agreed, why is it a good idea to store those values? We explore the reasons. What is a Baseline? A baseline is a set of stored values. Usually these will be: - Original...

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How to Choose Project Management Software

January 1, 2009
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Groshan Fabiola In today’s business environment everyone needs Project Management tools. And professionals who manage Projects are called Project Managers. Qualities to look for in a project manager are inspired and shared vision, good communication skills, Integrity, enthusiasm, competence, ability to delegate, handle pressure, and team building and problem solving skills. Software related to...

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Project Management Software Reviews – Top Features

December 28, 2008
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Richard Seng In today’s business of international affairs it is imperative to have your projects finished on time. Untimely projects give competitors the opportunity to get the edge on you in business. Therefore, many companies struggle to find that delicate balance between time and resource management.Let me introduce you to project management software to...

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Project Management Software: Challenge in All Areas

December 27, 2008
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Daiv Russell Project Managers are totally responsible for the project which is assigned to them. Moreover, they are also liable to clients, team, and company if something bad happens with the project. No matter the size or type of company, project management software is essential in today’s fast paced business world. Project management software...

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