How to Use a Project Status Dashboard

The project status dashboard is your eyes and ears into the progress of your project. It is populated by the data fed into it from team members as they progress through their tasks and move to a successful completion. It is here that you can steer the project out of...Read More » The post How to Use a Project Status Dashboard appeared first on ProjectManager.com.

Posted on: 20 July 2017 | 9:30 am

Guide to Using a Risk Register

A risk register is a tool in risk management and project management. It is used to identify potential risks in a project or an organization, sometimes to fulfill regulatory compliance but mostly to stay on top of potential issues that can derail intended outcomes. The risk register includes all information about...Read More » The post Guide to Using a Risk Register appeared first on ProjectManager.com.

Posted on: 19 July 2017 | 9:30 am

Why Choose Online Project Management Software?

It’s time to get serious about your project tools. When you’re working on a project, there’s so much at stake, from the planning and collaboration, to the tracking and reporting to make sure the project is on track. Most managers know that project management software is an essential tool for making all that...Read More » The post Why Choose Online Project Management Software? appeared first on ProjectManager.com.

Posted on: 18 July 2017 | 9:30 am

How to Make a Timeline

Timelines are key to scheduling any project, and Jennifer Bridges,...Watch » The post How to Make a Timeline appeared first on ProjectManager.com.

Posted on: 17 July 2017 | 7:30 am

10 PM Training Videos to Make You a Better Leader

For over five years, ProjectManager.com has produced a wide variety of PM training videos, covering everything from technical PM skills like project estimating, planning and documentation, to soft skills like leadership and strategy. These are all skills necessary to successfully lead a project to completion. Each week we publish a...Read More » The post 10 PM Training Videos to Make You a Better Leader appeared first on ProjectManager.com.

Posted on: 13 July 2017 | 9:30 am

10 Essential Project Management Skills

Project management is not an easy job. In fact, it’s several not-easy jobs, including the initiation, planning, executing, controlling, and closing of a project. Even more difficult, that project is delegated to a team of your choosing, given specific goals to achieve over a defined timeline for a determined budget....Read More » The post 10 Essential Project Management Skills appeared first on ProjectManager.com.

Posted on: 11 July 2017 | 9:30 am

How to Create a Work Schedule

When you’re managing resources a work schedule is crucial to...Watch » The post How to Create a Work Schedule appeared first on ProjectManager.com.

Posted on: 10 July 2017 | 7:30 am

Work Schedule Template

Organize your team’s work schedule to better manage your project’s workflow with a simple work schedule template. You can note the days your team is work on the project or a particular task, as well as collect their pay rate and hours spent completing those tasks. A work schedule template...Read More » The post Work Schedule Template appeared first on ProjectManager.com.

Posted on: 7 July 2017 | 12:32 pm

How to Use a KPI Dashboard

What is a KPI dashboard? KPI stands for Key Performance Indicator, so a KPI dashboard is one that has been set to measure value that demonstrates how effectively a project is achieving its key business objectives. It’s a great tool for evaluating if the project is successful at reaching its stated targets....Read More » The post How to Use a KPI Dashboard appeared first on ProjectManager.com.

Posted on: 6 July 2017 | 9:30 am

Intro to Resource Planning

What is resource planning? The short answer is that resource planning is the step in writing a business plan where you identify all the resources in a proposed project.  Sounds simple enough. But coming up with a summary to manage your workload needs to be comprehensive to make sure all the resources...Read More » The post Intro to Resource Planning appeared first on ProjectManager.com.

Posted on: 5 July 2017 | 9:30 am