Project Management

Whether it's through Agile, lean or process-based management, you must plan, organize and control resources to achieve your business goals.

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    EMC XtremIO- Executive Overview

    XtremIO develops enterprise data storage systems based completely on random access media such as flash solid state drives (SSDs). By leveraging the underlying abilities of random access media, XtremeIO delivers unparalleled levels of performance, ease of use, operational efficiency and other advanced storage features.

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Top 5 reasons why customers deploy a flash 1st strategy on EMC VNX

    Flash first ensures that highly active data is stored and served from flash derived for optimal performance while less active data is tiered on high capacity hard disk drives, allowing customers not to compromise between performance and TCO.

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Research: The Workplace of the Future

    The future of work is here and it’s different than the past. It’s distributed. It’s mobile. It’s real-time and multimedia. The up and coming generation of workers grew up with connectivity, mobility and video. Everywhere you look, technology and IT are at the center of changing the future of work....

    Provided By Polycom, Inc.

  • Downloads // Apr 2015

    Find, Analyze and Resolve Your Toughest Performance Issues on SQL Server - FAST

    Slow SQL Server performance? Don't let yourself get tangled up in volumes of server health metrics. Get to the root cause of performance problems in just four clicks. Only SolarWinds Database Performance Analyzer correlates SQL response time with server health metrics - in a single view - to quickly pinpoint...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Tyco Integrated Security: How Secure is Your Business Infographic

    This valuable infographic shows the top seven External Threats to a business, the top three internal threats to a business and the top three concerns for management when considering a business security solution. This infographic helps assess the potential threats in a working environment and reduce the potential risks. This...

    Provided By Tyco

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Wi-Fi Access For Mobile Devices In High-Security Environments

    The Aruba Tunneled Internet Gateway lets mobile device users wirelessly access the Internet without compromising the security of the restricted network. Unsecure Internet traffic is logically and cryptographically separated from restricted network traffic across the entire network.

    Provided By Aruba Networks

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    A Prescriptive Approach to Simple, Fast and Cost-effective Project and Portfolio Management

    The consumerisation of IT combined with recent technology advances, like mobile and cloud, has created a perfect storm for surging IT demands.  Read this eBook on how you can take a prescriptive approach to a simpler, faster and more cost effective PPM path to manage this surge in demand.

    Provided By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    From Infrastructure to Applications: The Future of IT is On-Demand

    In this report, Network World evaluates how IT departments are employing disruptive virtualisation and cloud computing approaches to support business growth and move IT into a value-adding profit centre.

    Provided By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Making the Real Time Enterprise a Reality

    REAL TIME. ON DEMAND. ALWAYS ON. Such are the expectations of businesses in today’s global information economy. Customers demand agility, responsiveness, and innovation from all companies today. And they’re comparing their experiences with businesses in every industry against firms that embody all three capabilities. Read this whitepaper to discover how...

    Provided By SAP

  • Webcasts // Apr 2015

    Predictable Revenue: Turn Your Business Into A Sales Machine With The $100 Million Best Practices Of Salesforce.com

    Join us for this LIVE event! Wednesday, June 18th 10:00 AM PDT / 1:00 PM EDT Hosted by Aaron Ross, best-selling author of Predictable Revenue: Turn Your Business Into A Sales Machine With The $100 Million Best Practices Of Salesforce.com. Aaron and his team are helping companies triple their...

    Provided By Citrix Online

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Business Expert Tool

    Download your complimentary Business Expertise Report and see how you and other companies in your industry can benefit the most from the SAP Business Suite® powered by SAP HANA®.

    Provided By SAP

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Case Study: Heritage Bank improves reliability and productivity with Fuji Xerox MPS

    A case study that discusses on how to improve productivity and service delivery. Explore the benefits of adopting multifunction devices and learn how Heritage Bank significantly improved service quality.

    Provided By Fuji Xerox

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Best-In-Class Steps to Successfully Manage the Buyer's Journey

    Delighting customers is no easy task for today’s organizations. The constant growth of information on numerous products and services empower customers with crucial intelligence that inuences their purchase decisions. Achieving success in keeping in-tune with customers’ rapidly changing needs requires businesses to streamline their customer data management activities to personalize...

    Provided By SAP

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Exploiting Innovative Technologies in BI and Big Data Analytics

    Forrester recently conducted a survey with 330 global business intelligence (BI) decision makers and found strong correlations between overall company success and adoption of innovative BI, analytics, and Big Data tools. Is your company harnessing the latest innovations in BI technology to achieve your business goals?

    Provided By SAP

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Information Governance in a World of Big Data

    Information governance already exists in most large organizations and has different, often unconnected, focal points, for example Information Lifecycle Management (ILM), Master Data Management (MDM) and Data Warehousing. This White Paper discusses the current state of information governance, the new challenges and makes recommendations for what organizations need to do...

    Provided By SAP

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    IDC Report: Selecting the Optimal Path to Private Cloud

    Cloud computing models offer a new approach for IT organizations to deliver business services to end users. By implementing their own internal or "private" cloud infrastructures, IT organizations can deploy a technology model that provides both flexible IT architectures and dynamic business agility.It makes system resources accessible to applications that...

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    EMC IT Leading the Transformation

    After enduring several years of global economic uncertainty, organizations large and small are beginning to increase IT spending. The move towards ROI indicates that enterprises are taking a longer-term view of IT spending decisions, no longer focused solely on cost reduction tactics designed for a particular point in time.

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Convergence with Vblock Systems: A Value Measurement

    Today, IT managers focus intently on rapidly deploying business services on demand and at scale, without triggering an explosion in capital and operating expenses. One of the most significant solutions that IT organizations are deploying to meet their needs are converged systems that integrate compute, storage, and network resources; virtualization...

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    The Forrester Wave™: File Sync and Share Platforms

    Consumerization Has Made File Sync And Share A Must-Have Capability The explosive proliferation of powerful mobile devices has led to employee demand for solutions that will allow seamless access to enterprise content from any device. Solutions like Dropbox, originally developed for consumer usage, have barged into the enterprise, forcing IT...

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Successfully Supporting the Mobile Knowledge Worker

    Learn six tactics for delivering valued services and support to the fast-growing group of mobile knowledge workers. Download to learn how to develop and support policy, how to communicate and collaborate with stakeholders and why you should adopt the "new IT everything" attitude plus much more!

    Provided By Citrix Online

  • Videos // Apr 2015

    IBM Platform Computing Cloud Service Demo

    This demonstration shows how an organization using IBM Platform Computing workload managers can easily and securely tap resources in the IBM SoftLayer public cloud to handle periods of peak demand and reduce total IT infrastructure costs.

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Apr 2015

    Webinar: Learn How Organizations are Transforming HR with the Cloud

    Your employees want self-service and mobile apps to engage with HR. Your managers are demanding better reporting. Your organization is getting more complex with more contingent workers. But your HR systems are hard to use and old. Watch this webinar to learn how you can modernize your HR systems.

    Provided By Workday

  • Webcasts // Apr 2015

    Webinar: Why It's Time to Retire that Aging HR System and Embrace the Cloud!

    You need the latest workforce cost reports at your fingertips. And your organization's employees want to go mobile. But you're struggling with a system designed back in the 80s that was last upgraded years ago. In this webinar, HR leaders share the benefits of moving to the cloud.

    Provided By Workday

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Whitepaper: Total Cost of Ownership

    In today′s difficult business climate, every company is looking to drive cost out of its business and impact the bottom line. This whitepaper presents the tools you need to build a business case to assess—and eventually lower—the total cost of ownership of your HR technology footprint.

    Provided By Workday

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Whitepaper: The Forrester Wave™: Human Resource Management Systems, Q1 2012

    Forrester's 69-criteria evaluation of human resource management systems (HRMS) can help you choose the right solution to meet your business needs. Read this 15-page report for a market landscape overview, vendor strengths, and comparisons, and to learn why Workday was named a leader among select companies.

    Provided By Workday

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Whitepaper: Delivering Value

    Why is it so difficult for HR to demonstrate how it affects business growth and profitability? Find out in this whitepaper, written by Leighanne Levensaler, Workday vice president of Human Capital Management (HCM) strategy. Levensaler discusses the problems with current HR systems and the ways they are holding you back.

    Provided By Workday

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Whitepaper: HR in the Cloud

    The human resources function is undergoing a fundamental transformation. The old ways of doing business won't work in the new modern global economy. Read the whitepaper to explore the five business trends driving the rapid adoption of SaaS business solutions and discover why businesses like yours are moving to SaaS.

    Provided By Workday

  • Videos // Apr 2015

    Video: Unified HR and Finance (Epipheo)

    Your people and your money spend a lot of time together. Your people drive financial performance, and financial goals drive people performance. So why would you run separate systems for HR and Finance? Watch the video to learn how Workday unifies your HR and financials applications into one seamless system.

    Provided By Workday

  • Videos // Apr 2015

    Video: The Workday Advantage: Human Capital Management in the Cloud

    In this video, Leighanne Levensaler, VP of Product Strategy at Workday, speaks about the challenges HR professionals face with legacy human resource systems and how they can become the workforce authority with Workday’s unified HR solution.

    Provided By Workday

  • Videos // Apr 2015

    Video: Taking Measure of Talent by Harvard Business Review Analytic Services

    Do you understand the true value of your human capital? In this Workday video, the importance of leveraging the real value of your people is discussed. You’ll learn about the most common workforce challenges and technology obstacles. Learn how you can get better workforce insights into your talent.

    Provided By Workday

  • Videos // Apr 2015

    Video: The Workday Advantage: Payroll in the Cloud

    In this video, Laurent Botella, Director of Payroll Strategy at Workday, discusses the benefits of using Workday Payroll Software as a Service (SaaS) and what payroll professionals can expect in the future.

    Provided By Workday

  • Webcasts // Apr 2015

    Webinar: The Hackett Group's 2013 Global Payroll Study Highlights

    Do you know how well your payroll organization stacks up against the best in the world? Watch this webinar as we review highlights from The Hackett Group’s 2013 Global Payroll Study. This annual study benchmarks payroll performance from 120 leading companies around the globe.

    Provided By Workday

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Whitepaper: 10 Critical Requirements

    Growing interest in cloud computing has prompted almost every enterprise software vendor to claim it's "in the cloud." However, in the industry's rush to fulfill demand, some vendors may skip requirements that are essential. Read this whitepaper to learn the 10 critical requirements of any successful cloud application.

    Provided By Workday

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    The Cloud Revolution

    Today, cloud computing not only has changed how data is stored, but is permanently altering the role of information technology. In this ebook, we’ll look at IT’s new role in business strategy: producing new revenue streams, guiding the way through the hosted options, taming new cloud-based app workflows, and using...

    Provided By Acquia

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    7 Elements of Radically Simple OS Migration

    Avoid the typical headaches of OS migration during your next project by learning about 7 elements that will enable you to: Centrally manage data migration Preserve users’ data and personal settings Mitigate network impacts during migration Access the white paper to find out how to radically simplify your...

    Provided By Druva

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Change the Game: Best Practices in Deploying and Managing HPC Clusters with Intel Xeon Phi

    As new research and engineering environments are expanded to include more powerful computers to run increasingly complex computer simulations, the management of these heterogeneous computing environments continues to increase in complexity as well. Integrated solutions that include the Intel® Many Integrated Cores (MIC) architecture can dramatically boost aggregate performance for...

    Provided By IBM

  • Videos // Apr 2015

    Video: People Are the New Bottom Line

    Your business is the sum of its parts—your inventory, production, marketing, and spend. But the most important part of your business is your workforce. More than half your costs can be tied to your workers. Watch this video to learn why people are the new bottom line.

    Provided By Workday

  • Research // Apr 2015

    Lopez Research: Transforming Workflows with Video

    Every company, regardless of size, is becoming a technology company. Line of business managers and the executive team recognize that a strong technology foundation is critical for a company’s success. IT and business alignment must become more than an ideal or a vision. Likewise, IT must proactively offer new services...

    Provided By Polycom, Inc.

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Managing applications in the age of BYOA: Reclaiming IT's strategic role

    This research report delivers the information you need to manage apps and reclaim your strategic role in the enterprise. You’ll learn: How the risks of the BYOA trend are accelerating Why IT departments are being sidelined Strategies for protecting your most important data How to...

    Provided By LogMeIn

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Seven Things You Need to Know About Future Technology

    Doesn’t the “next big thing” feel like a daily occurrence? The funny thing is, that might not be far from the truth — technology is advancing at a rate not experienced by any previous generation. At the forefront of this technology boom is the consumer: expecting faster, better and...

    Provided By GoToAssist

  • Downloads // Apr 2015

    Do Webmasters need to add lawyer and legal counsel to their job description?

    Webmaster, marketing director, author, artist, and designer are all roles that are familiar to Web site owners and operators. You can add lawyer to that list because basic legal knowledge is becoming more and more important for Webmasters. Alan Norton explains why you should be aware of the consequences of...

    Provided By Alan Norton

  • Downloads // Apr 2015

    IT project portfolio management tool

    Stay on top of your project portfolio with the help of this sample project management tool from seasoned IT leader Jay Rollins. For more information on classifying projects to make sure they mirror your organization's approach to business, see this entry in TechRepublic's CIO for Hire blog.

    Provided By Jay Rollins

  • Downloads // Apr 2015

    Project business case template

    Before your stakeholders can prioritize a list of projects, it's critical to pull together the key information they can use for decision-making. This template will give you the framework for making sure you have a project overview that includes goals, requirements, potential benefits, estimated direct costs, success criteria, and project...

    Provided By Jay Rollins

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    ITIL - Service Approach for Siemens Enterprise Communications

    The structure of ITIL is evolving from Version 2 to Version 3; understand how the adoption and application of the ITIL framework can add value to your enterprise, and how Siemens is taking the ITIL model and using it to drive portfolio and proposition development, alongside global service delivery capabilities.

    Provided By Siemens

  • Downloads // Apr 2015

    Generate a descending-order numbered list in Word

    Word can't automatically produce a numbered list that counts down instead of up. But with the help of a bookmark and some fields, you can work around that limitation.This download is also available as an entry in our Microsoft Office blog.

    Provided By Susan Harkins

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Technology And Time Management

    Technology is definitely on our side when it comes to time management. Most of the programs out there are paperless so you can eliminate paperwork to a large degree. You can save money due to the reduction of paper and you will need less room to store it. A person...

    Provided By Content-Articles.com

  • Downloads // Apr 2015

    Create a custom Word table style for instant formatting

    Word 2003 offers a gallery of Table AutoFormat styles -- but they may not always suit your needs. See how to build your own style to quickly make tables look exactly the way you want.This download is also available as an entry in our Microsoft Office blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Apr 2015

    How to list the primary key columns in an Access table

    You can get a list of the columns in a primary key manually, but depending on the task, you may want to handle it programmatically instead. Susan Harkins shares a VBA function that uses ADOX objects to obtain the column information.This download is also available as an entry in...

    Provided By Susan Harkins

  • Downloads // Apr 2015

    The 10 best IT certification Web sites

    The world of IT certification has changed considerably over the past several years, as the demands of the IT industry and the market for tech talent have shifted. IT consultant and exam veteran Erik Eckel offers an update to his list of top 10 certification Web sites.This download is also...

    Provided By Erik Eckel

  • Downloads // Apr 2015

    10 ways to get a slipping project back on track

    Plenty of things can derail a project plan: underestimated tasks, departing staff, misallocated resources. Here are some practical techniques that can correct the direction of a project that's losing ground.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Tom Mochal

  • Downloads // Apr 2015

    Video ID systems: The cost-benefit analysis

    Video-identification systems aren't cheap, but content owners that want to prevent unauthorized use of their video the fees and charges may be worth it. This spreadsheet shows you how to crunch the numbers.

    Provided By ZDNet

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    IDC ITSM research: IT Service Management Needs and Adoption Trends: An Analysis of a Global Survey of IT Executives

    Find out top ITSM and ITIL focused initiatives, challenges and priorities of your peers and how HP can help. Read this new survey report from IDC.

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • Webcasts // Apr 2015

    Microsoft and CSC Present: FirstPoint Enterprise Content Management Solution in Life Sciences

    Discover the value of automating what were once time consuming and counterproductive business processes while leveraging the existing investments in Microsoft Office and SharePoint. FirstPoint delivers a superior user friendly product to manage all documents - from non-regulated to highly regulated content. The presenter of this webcast provides a demonstration...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Tools & Templates // Apr 2015

    Project Manager

    The Project Manager job description template includes the following job summary: Independently performs project management responsibilities for information systems development and support efforts. Focus is on projects of extremely high risk, complexity and visibility and includes resource allocation, all phases of a development life cycle, i.e., feasibility study, requirements, analysis,...

    Provided By Business & Legal Reports

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    How To List Flea Market Selling Experience On A Resume

    When you write a resume, your number one goal is to impress potential employers with your education, work experience, and skills. When you re-enter the work force after a time of flea market selling as your only occupation, there can be some confusion about what to include on your resume....

    Provided By Associated Content

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    How To Choose Between Multiple Job Offers

    How to choose between multiple job offers? It sounds like every job hunter's dream: not only are you offered one job, but you're offered multiple jobs - at the same time! But this dream can be a nightmare if you can't decide which one is right for you and are...

    Provided By DiscoveryArticles.com

  • Tools & Templates // Apr 2015

    Supervisor, Administrative Support

    The Supervisor, Administrative Support job description template includes the following job summary: Manages the resources required to provide centralized interoffice and interplant administrative support for the division, including mail service, courier/shuttle service, and other related services assigned to the Administrative Services Department and ensures that they are provided in a...

    Provided By Business & Legal Reports

  • Downloads // Apr 2015

    10 things to look for in a domain registrar

    When you start looking for a domain registrar, you may discover some surprising differences in what they offer -- or neglect to offer. IT consultant Erik Eckel learned the hard way that it pays to shop around. Here's his list of the tools, services, and features that will make your...

    Provided By Erik Eckel

  • Downloads // Apr 2015

    BPM Done Right: Best Practices To Help You Succeed Where Others Have Failed

    The adoption of Business Process Management (BPM) technology is increasing dramatically, but unfortunately so are the stories of missed expectations, wasted investment and failure. It doesn't have to be that way. Mike Lees, Software AG's Senior Director of Product Marketing for BPM, explains how you can profit from experience and...

    Provided By Software AG

  • Tools & Templates // Apr 2015

    Sales Engineer

    The Sales Engineer job description template includes the following job summary: To confer with existing and prospective customers, assess customer need, and sell technical and mechanical goods and services. Additional information available includes essential job functions, additional responsibilities, and education and experience requirements.

    Provided By Business & Legal Reports

  • Tools & Templates // Apr 2015

    Computer Support Specialist

    The Computer Support Specialist job description template includes the following job summary: Provide technical assistance to computer system users. Answer questions or resolve computer problems for clients in person, via telephone, or from remote locations. Additional information available includes essential job functions, additional responsibilities, and education and experience requirements.

    Provided By Business & Legal Reports

  • Tools & Templates // Apr 2015

    Banking Management Trainee

    The Banking Management Trainee job description template includes the following job summary: The primary function of this management trainee position is to become familiar with banking operations and procedures by performing assigned duties, responsibilities and projects throughout the bank system. Additional information available includes essential job functions, additional responsibilities, and...

    Provided By Business & Legal Reports

  • Tools & Templates // Apr 2015

    Database Analyst

    The Database Analyst job description template includes the following job summary: Assists in planning, designing, and implementing the Common Database. Such activities involve interaction with development and end-user personnel to determine application data access requirements, transaction rates, volume analysis, and other pertinent data required to develop and maintain integrated databases....

    Provided By Business & Legal Reports

  • Tools & Templates // Apr 2015

    System Security Specialist

    The System Security Specialist job description template includes the following job summary: Responsible for physical security of the computer facility, logical security for computer access, data protection, and writes policies and procedures to ensure compliance with corporate Control Requirements Manual (CRM). Additional information available includes essential job functions, additional responsibilities,...

    Provided By Business & Legal Reports

  • Tools & Templates // Apr 2015

    Nurse Practitioner

    The Nurse Practitioner job description template includes the following job summary: Under the general supervision of the director of health services, plans, directs, and evaluates resident and employee health care in ambulatory health services. Examines and treats chronic and acute episodic illnesses, minor injuries, accidents, and other injuries/illnesses. Additional information...

    Provided By Business & Legal Reports

  • Tools & Templates // Apr 2015

    Palletizer Operator

    The Palletizer Operator job description template includes the following job summary: To operate industrial palletizer to stack finished product on wooden or plastic pallets. Activates shrink wrap machine controls to wrap stacked pallet of finished product and move forward on conveyor to warehouse department. Additional information available includes essential job...

    Provided By Business & Legal Reports

  • Downloads // Apr 2015

    10 dumb things you can do to your Cisco router

    One of the best ways to sidestep admin problems is to learn from the mistakes of others. David Davis put together this list of missteps and oversights to help minimize Cisco router pitfalls.This download is also available as an entry in our Network Administrator blog.

    Provided By David Davis

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Top 10 Things You Should Know about Genuine Windows

    Microsoft is educating customers and partners on Genuine software, in effort to protect them from counterfeit and pirated software. Are you familiar with the concepts of 'Genuine Windows' or 'Genuine Microsoft Software'? Learn more about what it means to become 'Genuine' and get an overview of product activation, validation, licensing...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    How to Deliver Superior Professional Services Cost-Effectively

    This new Ziff Davis White Paper examines new strategies for improving operations and exceeding client expectations, despite today's economic climate. Remote service delivery is proving to be a strategic ally in providing premium service to clients while enabling you to cut costs. Download the Ziff Davis White Paper to...

    Provided By Citrix Online

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Driving IT help desk efficiency with customer-centric remote support

    IDC predicts that by 2011, 73 percent of the U.S. workforce will be mobile, inevitably increasing the pressure. That's why more companies are turning to Web-based, customer-centric remote support to support a burgeoning remote workforce.

    Provided By Citrix Online

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Planning a Project with the IBM Rational Unified Process

    This white paper, written for project managers and software development managers who are about to embark on the process of planning for a software development project, describes a practical approach to project planning based on the Rational Unified Process (RUP) project management discipline. It discusses how to create a coarse-grained...

    Provided By IBM

  • Related Offers (non-promo) // Apr 2015

    HP Integrity Server - Family Overview

    Enterprises look for servers that provide multi-OS flexibility, high availability, and unmatched investment protection based on industry-standards. Learn how the HP Integrity server family can help you reach these goals while providing the simplicity, agility, and value that you need for building your adaptive enterprise.

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Metrics and Incentives in Outsourcing: Driving Peak Performance

    Metrics and incentives are an important component of outsourcing relationships, but as executives use outsourcing more strategically, these become more critical than ever. This research study, Accenture found that each type of outsourcing relationship calls for different metrics and incentives to some extent. More importantly, executives also use the same...

    Provided By Accenture

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Managed Hosting Provider Comparison Guide

    Download your FREE Managed Hosting Comparison Guide to learn: How leading hosting service providers compare in 10 critical categories How hosting services are priced for businesses of all sizes Supported operating environments and included software tools Hardware platforms used by each hosting service Security provisions to protect your critical...

    Provided By Web Hosting Unleashed

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Ten Tips For Running Successful Projects

    Why do so many projects fail? Researchers regularly conduct studies to find out the leading causes of project failure. Some of the studies are in the public domain. This paper explains some of the common causes. Successful projects do not just happen. They require structured planning, the right tools, insightful...

    Provided By Bestmanagementarticles.com

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Project Management Tips: Plan To Work And Work To Plan

    The key to successful project management is carefully planning the project beforehand, and controlling the execution of the work to ensure your desired results. You can't overestimate the importance of proper planning. Project failures can almost always be traced back to problems in the planning stages. There are three deliverables...

    Provided By Bestmanagementarticles.com

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    The Ideal Project Manager Specification

    This paper provides the ideal project manager specification including general requirements they must meet along with the 'Hard Skills', the 'Soft Skills', the attitudes and the behaviours that we should look for in our project managers. Successful project management is a combination of approximately 20% hard skills and 80% soft...

    Provided By Project Smart

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Project Portfolio Management: Managing The Project Pipeline

    For most service departments the demand for new projects will occasionally outweigh the department's capacity to do them. Whether it's due to financial constraints or skills being completely exhausted elsewhere, sometimes you just have to say "No." Saying "no" is easy, it's deciding who to say "No" to. Projects that...

    Provided By Project Smart

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    The Purpose Of Project Management And Setting Objectives

    Project Management has developed in order to plan, co-ordinate and control the complex and diverse activities of modern industrial and commercial projects. All projects share one common characteristic - the projection of ideas and activities into new endeavours. The purpose of project management is to foresee or predict as many...

    Provided By Project Smart

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    The 3 Different Types Of Project Management Offices

    This paper explains about 3 basic types of Project Management Office (PMO) organisations, varying in the degree of control and influence they have on projects within the organisation. You will need to determine which type you need to establish in order to have an effective project office. Being aware of...

    Provided By Project Smart