Productivity

Keeping project momentum between status meetings

For project managers, status meetings are a critical tool for greater success. The more complicated the project, the more critical the status meetings become. And projects that have increased number of stakeholders should have increased attendance to really leverage the meeting. During the meeting, you should be raising important points, as you and other attendees […]

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RIP Critical Chain?  

Critical chain is not dead, but after many years of it being the primary technique for analyzing schedules and prioritizing tasks, there’s a better alternative today.  As many project managers increasingly abandoned the much-hated, cumbersome to maintain, too long, and unclear Gantt chart, they subsequently discontinued using critical chain. A typical Gantt chart could easily […]

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How To Convince Your Boss You Need A (New) Project Management Tool [Or Anything Else]

Both platforms offer strong collaboration tools. Where Trello falls short is in project planning and managing complex projects – and this is something Proggio will help with. Remember the disaster with the McCracken project? We could have avoided that three week delay with Proggio – that dependency chain we never saw would have been part […]

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Best Online Project Management Resources

It is safe to say, without exaggeration, that there are millions of online project management resources available. Some are infinitely valuable, some are mildly helpful, many are advertisements for services masquerading as information. From Excel Gantt chart templates to project management tools to courses and certifications to videos, and more, whatever you could ever hope […]

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