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 // Jan 2009

    How Six Sigma Differs From Traditional Project Management

    While Six Sigma is becoming more popular, a lot of companies still rely upon the conventional Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBoK). This discipline is used throughout all sectors and has been one of the most pivotal managerial tools for many years. In truth, there are many similarities between the...

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  • Webcasts // Sep 2008

    Software as a Service at Intel

    The presenter of this webcast explains how Intel is using client virtualization. This webcast presents session on client virtualization at the Intel Premier IT Professional best practices seminar.

    Provided By Intel

  • White Papers // Nov 2008

    Better Project Management: Using The Project Management Triangle

    Fresh from a Microsoft Project course, a manager sits down to develop a project plan. However without proper project management principles, the plan will just be pretty charts and graphs that have no bearing on reality. Fast, Good, Cheap - Pick Two Some Project courses discuss the project triangle because...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Executive Medical Reimbursement Insurance

    Executive Medical Reimbursement Insurance a Revolutionary, fully Insured Medical Reimbursement Insurance Plan tailored to the needs of Executives The 100% Solution. Executive Medical Reimbursement Insurance is the Ultimate Executive Benefit. The 100% Solution is a fully insured excess medical policy that covers most out-of-pocket expenses created by exclusions, limitations, reductions...

    Provided By Castle Rock Insurance Agency

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Managing Time And Scope In Project Management

    Two other important factors in successful project management is the strategic definition of the project's scope and time deadlines. Since a project, is by definition, a specific target of a completed work within a specified time period, it is crucial to be able to harmonize the scope and the time...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Inside & Out: Project Management Professional Training

    Considered as most intensive certification programs available, many are focused on intensifying their (Project Management Professional) PMP training to keep up. To cope with the challenges of a PMP certification exam, most exam takers employ different PMP exam prep methods that suit their own learning styles and preferences. PMP trainings...

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  • Downloads // Apr 2009

    Resume Tool Kit for IT Leaders

    Are you prepared for the job hunt with a resume that will put you in the best light for potential employers? This special report gives you specific, tactical tips for creating the perfect IT leadership resume.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2009

    Requirements-Driven Testing: The Journey From Business Needs to Test and User Acceptance

    Requirements-Driven Testing (RDT) is a sure-fire way to improve project outcomes. With nearly two-thirds of IT projects failing, the pressure is on to strengthen the connection between requirements and the QA and test processes. With an RDT approach, one can improve the quality of the requirements, involve QA earlier in...

    Provided By Compuware

  • Downloads // Apr 2009

    10 skills developers will need in the next five years

    If you're a developer looking to get ahead in your field (or in some cases, to simply stay employed), this is not a good time to be complacent. Justin James lists the skills you'll want to work on now to maximize your future job prospects.This download is also available as...

    Provided By Justin James

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Java Job Interview Secrets

    When you go on a Java job interview, the interviewer is looking for more than just someone who can write computer programs. Sure, the organization is going to want to see that you have the required technical experience and training to perform the duties, but those attributes only go as...

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  • Tools & Templates // Nov 2009

    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 // Nov 2009

    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...

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  • Tools & Templates // Nov 2009

    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,...

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  • Downloads // Nov 2008

    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.

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  • Downloads // Sep 2008

    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

  • Downloads // Aug 2008

    10 things you should know about working with an offshore team

    Every project has challenges -- and having part of your team on the other side of the world only amplifies them. But knowing what to expect when working with an offshore group will help you avoid misunderstandings and keep the project on track.This download is also available as an...

    Provided By Jerry Loza

  • Tools & Templates // Nov 2009

    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...

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  • Downloads // Sep 2008

    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

  • Tools & Templates // Nov 2009

    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 // Nov 2009

    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....

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  • Downloads // Oct 2008

    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 // Oct 2008

    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

  • Downloads // Oct 2008

    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 // Oct 2008

    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

  • White Papers // Aug 2008

    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....

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  • White Papers // Sep 2008

    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...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2008

    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)

  • Tools & Templates // Nov 2009

    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.

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  • Tools & Templates // Nov 2009

    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.

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  • Tools & Templates // Nov 2009

    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,...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2008

    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

  • White Papers // Sep 2008

    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...

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  • Webcasts // Sep 2008

    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

  • Downloads // Oct 2008

    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 // Oct 2008

    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 // Dec 2008

    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

  • White Papers // Jan 2008

    Let's Make A Deal: Learn How To Negotiate Successfully

    Learn how to negotiate successfully by interpreting these 5 subconscious indicators which are explained in this paper. We've all heard that the best negotiations are win-win agreements, in which each side benefits from the outcome. Unfortunately, however, some negotiations leave us feeling like losers in a lopsided deal. Wouldn't it...

    Provided By Entrepreneur.com

  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2008

    Letter Requesting Application For New Mortgage Loan

    Use this template to request for an application for a new mortgage loan.

    Provided By Best Sample Letters

  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2008

    Invoice Cover Letter

    Use this template as a cover letter for the invoice. In order to build good customer relations, it's often nice to send a brief cover letter along with the invoice. It gives you the opportunity to thank the customer for his business on a more personal level.

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  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2008

    Follow Up Letter To Lost Sale

    Use this template as a follow up letter to lost sale. It acknowledges the loss and affirms that you are still eager to get their business. It conveys that you're still around on a regular basis and are always willing to help them.

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