Project Management

What tools are available to help me effectively create a project schedule?

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Project HEADWAY: Scheduling: What Comes First?

by Mark Mullaly, Ph.D., PMP
June 21, 2011 | 45:21 | Views: 755 | PDUs: 1.00 | Rating: 3.85 / 5

Alot of project management is wrapped up in the idea of scheduling. Many project management software packages put the management of schedule front and centre; for some, it's all they really actually provide support for managing. Project management courses emphasize the ideas of managing the critical path, building Gantt charts and analyzing PERT networks. Much stress is created about project schedules, milestones, dependencies and deadlines.

An Introduction to Schedule Risk Analysis

by David Hulett
June 27, 2011 | 45:45 | Views: 1,676 | PDUs: 1.00 | Rating: 4.18 / 5

They will discover the principles of project schedule risk analysis based on Monte Carlo simulation, beginning with 3-point estimates of duration and simple one-path schedules and progressing to more advanced techniques (e.g., correlation and probabilistic branching). We will also touch on the issues and techniques for collecting high-quality quantitative schedule risk analysis data

Practical Tips for Resource Leveling a Schedule

by Barry Milteer
December 17, 2013 | 20:06 | Views: 27 | PDUs: | Rating: 2.00 / 5

Various resource allocation scenarios requiring workload leveling will be presented to illustrate practical application of the techniques. The MS Project Pro scheduling tool will be used to present the scenarios and solutions. Barry will end the presentation with implications for schedule related client/sponsor negotiations based on the resulting leveled tasks/project outcomes

Forecast Scheduling: Fad or Fundamental?

by Eric Uyttewaal
June 06, 2013 | 45:41 | Views: 219 | PDUs: 1.00 | Rating: 3.90 / 5

This presentation will show you how to create a dynamic model of the project to forecast it and take scheduling to the next level.

Scheduling in an Agile Environment

by Anthony Piazza
June 03, 2014 | 45:36 | Views: 990 | PDUs: 1.00 | Rating: 3.67 / 5

What is Agile? Why do I care? How is it relevant to me? These common questions reflect the state of confusion and ambiguity that surrounds the concept of agility. This webinar will attempt to resolve these questions by cutting through the ambiguity with practical, relevant insights into agility and its application to project teams - including teams not using iterative techniques in the design and scheduling of their projects. Real world examples of application in linear, task-driven projects in complex, regulated environments will provide a context for how agility can be applied even when your team isn't an "Agile team".

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