Project Management

PMP Project Management

January 31, 2009
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Cary Franklin Quality Management Facts The cost of quality is the money spent investing in training; in meeting requirements for safety and other laws and regulations; and in taking steps to ensure quality acceptance. The cost of nonconformance is the cost associated with rework, downtime, lost sales, and waste of materials. Some common quality...

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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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Prince2 for a Successful Project

January 10, 2009
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Robert Norton PRINCE2 is used to manage projects throughout the business world; but what is a project and what constitutes a successful project? This article will define a project, look at the characteristics of an unsuccessful and a successful project, and discuss briefly how PRINCE2 can benefit a business. What is a project? A...

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Prince2 Training Courses For Structured Project Management

January 9, 2009
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 Robert Norton If you are new to project management, or want to improve your project management skills, PRINCE2 Training Courses is for you. PRINCE2 is a project management method that covers the organization and management of projects. This article will define project management; briefly discuss the history of PRINCE2, what is involved in PRINCE2...

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Prince2 Training: Myths & Misconceptions

January 7, 2009
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Steve Twine Myth 1: PRINCE is an acronym for Projects in Non-Commercial EnvironmentsPRINCE2 began life in the public sector and, as a result, many people perceive PRINCE as not being relevant to the private sector; or at best only to organisations providing services.   In fact, PRINCE stands for ‘Projects In Controlled Environments’. Crucially,...

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Gantt Charts, Pert Charts – What Use are They?

January 5, 2009
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Summary 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: -...

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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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