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Project Management metrics

Metrics are a technique that is used to analyze business processes and performance – they are used to analyze something that’s quantifiable (i.e. not subjective). Individual metrics are often grouped into balanced scorecards in order to get a performance snapshot of a variety of activities. Using metrics to help govern project management activities can be […]

Joomla Project Management

16 May 2012

Joomla is one of the webs most popular content management systems.  Content management systems help you build web sites and manage the content & users.  One of the most popular aspects of Joomla is that it’s open source (think Free!) and is widely used with a large support community. Joomla is very customizable and can […]

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How much does an assistant project manager make?

16 May 2012

In our recent article on how much does a project manager make we looked at the industry average salaries for Project Managers in 2012 – it’s an interesting piece if you’re a Project Manager and you’d like to compare your salary with your peers it’s well worth checking out. However for those of you looking […]

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Project Management Strategies

15 May 2012

Chess players and project managers have a great deal in common, which begins with a passion for strategy moves that yield measurable results. Effective project managers are good listeners and fearless in the face of insurmountable challenges. Bold talk is not a substitute for careful adjustments that make the project participants’ jobs easier. Every project […]

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Key Project Management Concepts

15 May 2012

Project management involves the process of planning, securing and organizing resources to achieve organizational goals for a particular project. A project is defined as a period of time dedicated to completion of numerous small deliverables. Each aspect of the project should be completed within a specified budget. Project managers overcome constraints associated with scope, budget […]

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Project Management Essentials

15 May 2012

Guiding a set of tasks through to completion is the definition of project management. Those who embrace project management essentials will make every aspect of the project run more smoothly. Active participation in the management of the project is essential for a project manager to be perceived as indispensible. Experience is the best way to […]

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What is the Project Management Triangle

09 May 2012

Let’s Have A Little History   The Project Management Triangle was developed in the 1970’s by Dr. Martin Barnes. Since developing the project management technique tool, he has served as President of the Association for Project Management.   It Involves Three Forces   The Project Management Triangle also goes by the terms Triple Constraint, Quality […]

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Using Visual Management techniques in your project

02 May 2012

Visual management is the technique of using visual queues to communicate information within the workplace. The technique is often used within manufacturing organizations. Here they use visual indicators to communicate performance requirements and statuses, business issues and problems together with generic information such as organization goals to the workforce. Visual management however can extend beyond […]

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How much do Project Managers Make?

02 May 2012

While I’m sure that most of us do our job simply because we love of it – what we get paid is of course the other important aspect. Project Management is an internationally recognized role with plenty of demand within the labor market. This is coupled with recognized career progression through the various levels of […]

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