Project Manager Blog Posts

Use These Five Components in a Post Implementation Review

A Post Implementation Review (PIR) is the formal review of a project after it has been completed and formally closed. The purpose of a PIR is twofold – to review the overall success, and to gain lessons learned for future projects. To conduct a...
by Doable Finance on Apr 24, 2016

Inadequate Planning is a Major Cause of Project Problems

Have you ever attended an end-of-project meeting on a project that had major problems? If you have, chances are that one of the major themes you will hear is that “we should have spent more time planning.” I have heard project managers say that t...
by Doable Finance on Apr 17, 2016

Here are Five Practical Tips to Manage Project Scope

When you tell your sponsor you want to manage scope well on this project, the sponsor will often think “oh no. That means we can never change anything.” But that is not the case. You know that things change on a project and the longer you...
by Doable Finance on Apr 10, 2016

TISS 2016 Recruitment – RA, Project Manager and Other Vacancies

TISS 2016 Recruitment – RA, Project Manager and Other Vacancies, Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) Announces recruitment for various posts like Production / Project Manager, Research Associate / Post – Doctoral Fellow, Field Suppor...
by Resultuniraj on Apr 7, 2016

Set Project Objectives – and Hit Them!

Do you set project objectives? It is a good practice for larger projects. The objectives state what your project will achieve. Of course, if you set the objectives, you have to make sure that you actually achieve them. Here’s how to set project...
by Doable Finance on Apr 3, 2016

RGCA Recruitment 2016, Apply Technician Accountant Project Manager application form

RGCA Recruitment 2016, apply Technician Accountant Project manager vacancy notification, Online portal www.rgca.org.in Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Aquaculture, has come up with latest employment news for various posts in its segment. Aspirants those who...
by eewyas on Mar 29, 2016

RGCA Recruitment 2016, Apply Technician Accountant Project Manager vacancies

RGCA Recruitment 2016 Notification to fill Technician, Accountant and Project Manager vacancies in its sector. Candidates those who are waiting for latest govt jobs in the Kerala are suggested to go through the details here. Official portal has uplo...
by eewyas on Mar 28, 2016

Four Less Obvious Ways to Judge Project Success

Ah, the ubiquitous triple constraint of project management. Every project must be on time, within budget, in scope (and meet quality standards). Adjust one element of the triple constraint and the other elements must shift accordingly. Meeting the tr...
by Doable Finance on Mar 27, 2016

Use These 3 Steps to Improve Your Personal PM Practices

Project management processes are defined by MPMM (www.MPMM.com) as “the methods taken to complete a project”. Put simply, they are the sets of activities that a Project Manager completes to initiate, plan, execute and close projects. Proj...
by Doable Finance on Mar 20, 2016

Use These 5 Techniques BEFORE Creating an Estimate

Estimating is hard enough. It is even harder if you are not prepared. Estimating a 20 hour chunk of work is not so hard. Estimating for full projects or large chunks of work can be challenging. Templates can help, but consider the following steps bef...
by Doable Finance on Mar 13, 2016

5 Tips How to Select Vendor the Right Way

There are times when all organizations look for vendors to fill certain needs. This could be for consulting, supplemental staffing, software, equipment, etc. The vendor selection process is not hard, but it may be time-consuming to complete. For more...
by Doable Finance on Mar 6, 2016

Five Benefits of Organization Alignment

When was the last time you rode in a car with wheels that were not properly aligned? Chances are it was a pretty rough ride. The car either pulled in one direction, making it hard work to keep it in your lane, or, it worked against itself as one tire...
by Doable Finance on Feb 28, 2016

Branding Your Project with Marketing Communication

At TenStep, we define three major categories of communication within a Communications Plan – mandatory, informational and marketing. If your project is controversial or if it requires culture change to be successful, you should focus on marketing c...
by Doable Finance on Feb 21, 2016

Four Responsibilities of Executives on Projects

An executive has administrative or supervisory authority in an organization. That authority is used in a number of ways on projects. An executive is typically responsible for the Business Case of a project, which is used to determine whether the proj...
by Doable Finance on Feb 14, 2016

Four Not so Obvious Benefits of Project Management Training

Would you go to a doctor who took their last training course in 1996? Of course not! Training is absolutely essential to stay current with the latest diagnoses, treatments, and technologies that cure sickness and disease. Likewise, it is essential fo...
by Doable Finance on Feb 7, 2016

Six Reasons You Need a PMO

A Project Management Office (PMO) used to be a cutting edge concept for forward-thinking companies. Now it is an indispensable part in most organizations. PMOs help projects be more successful – and projects are how companies reach their goals...
by Doable Finance on Jan 31, 2016

Employee or Contractor? Don’t make an Expensive Mistake

Organizations have many options today when determining how to staff a project team. You can use existing employees, hire a new employee, use contract resources, or you may just decide to outsource all or portions of the project. These choices are the...
by Doable Finance on Jan 24, 2016

Use These 3 Steps to Issues Management

Issues are large problems that are impeding the progress of the project. Issue Management is the process of identifying and resolving issues within a project. By quickly and efficiently managing issues, you can: Limit the effects of unforeseen events...
by Doable Finance on Jan 17, 2016

Be Effective with The Four Communication Basics

There’s not one ‘best’ way to communicate with your project team but rather a number of different things you can do to communicate. That being said, there are some fundamental communication options that are applied on most projects.
by Doable Finance on Jan 10, 2016

5 Tips for Managing multiple Projects

Managing multiple projects at the same time is a way of life for most Project Managers. They must possess the skill to manage multiple projects. Managing multiple projects, while shifting your attention from 1 project to the next, and performing the...
by Doable Finance on Jan 3, 2016
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