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Rules For Addressing And Preventing The Project From Failure

     -     Feb 9th, 2015   -     Articles, PMP Certification, Project Management   -     0 Comments

Communication is the most important factor in success or failure of any project. One of the issues faced by project manager is often being handed a project with a scope of work that does not contain a clearly defined purpose or expected end results, and a definition of the acceptance criteria for project completion. This relates […]

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How To Focus When The Company’s Priorities Keep Changing?

     -     Feb 7th, 2015   -     Articles, PMP Certification, Project Management   -     0 Comments

Today most of the companies are constantly looking for ways to increase revenues and adapting new business models, so they keep switching priorities. As a result it becomes difficult for the project managers to focus on their current delivery. What to do when the company’s priorities keep changing? One way in this situation for the […]

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When Project Team and Seniors are Not In Agreement With The Project Manager

     -     Feb 5th, 2015   -     Articles, PMP Certification, Project Management   -     0 Comments

There are times when a project manager and project team hold different opinion or approach, resulting in an internal conflict. In such scenarios, you need to talk to your team and get the facts on why it lead to this, conform your team on your shortcomings. If you find the team is right on a […]

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Java 8 and IDEs

     -     Feb 2nd, 2015   -     Articles   -     0 Comments

From its birth in the early 90s to the present day, the Java programming language has undergone tremendous changes. Older classes have been deprecated and almost 3000 classes exist as of Java SE5.  Java 8 is a major overhaul and it is overloaded with features and enhancements over previous versions. Released on March 18, 2014, […]

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Tips For The Project Manager On How To Manage Time

     -     Jan 30th, 2015   -     Articles, PMP Certification, Project Management   -     0 Comments

It is said that Time = Money and Project Manager is not only responsible for his own time but also accountable for the resources under the Project assigned. A simple yet vital ingredient to success is to always know the real up-to-date priorities and work according to those. The occasional switch between two or more high-priority […]

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Cloud Computing – Terms and Concepts

     -     Jan 27th, 2015   -     Articles   -     0 Comments

What do “Gmail”, “Dropbox” and other social networking sites like Facebook, LinkedIn have in common? They all employ the “Cloud” for storage purposes. Cloud computing – yet another hot topic in the IT world is outsourcing all applications relating to email, storage, networking to cloud providers. Hosting one’s own server and building one’s own infrastructure […]

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Reasons For Project Over Budget

     -     Jan 26th, 2015   -     Articles, PMP Certification, Project Management   -     0 Comments

The Project Manager needs to have a very effective tracking method, so that he/she can watch ‘burn’ rate real time. Otherwise there would authorized activities and purchases at a higher rate than expected or unauthorized activities within the budget. Just watching and approving of activity progress is not enough for the project manager. The manager […]

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Preferred Method For The Measurement Of Project Performance

     -     Jan 23rd, 2015   -     Articles, PMP Certification, Project Management   -     0 Comments

In project management the Earned Value management is used for measuring the performance of software and other development projects. Establish your baseline phase-by-phase, baseline for coding and testing before the design is available. Make sure that every project activity (task) has clearly defined completion criteria that allow you to objectively determine that it is “done.” From […]

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Whizlabs Announces Six Sigma Green Belt Online Course

     -     Jan 22nd, 2015   -     Articles, News & Updates, Six Sigma   -     0 Comments

Acclaimed as the global leader in providing professional certifications courses in Technology and Project Management domains to participants across 125+ countries over a period of 14 years, Whizlabs has catered to the needs of over 2 million users. Looking at the ever-increasing demand for certified set of professionals this initiative was taken-up a decade and […]

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Effective Project Communication Is Key To Good Decision-Making

     -     Jan 21st, 2015   -     Articles, PMP Certification, Project Management   -     0 Comments

Project management is a very important part of companies and involves organizing and managing the company’s resources for successful completion of projects. A project is a temporary and one time job needed to create a unique product or service apart from the daily operational activities of the company. Project management means completing a project successfully, […]

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