Gantt charts make managing projects much easier, and Microsoft Project 2007 makes creating and using them a snap. In this article, you’ll learn how to create one, as well as how to use various aspects of the application.
Project Management Software Reviews, Tips, & Tutorials
Find project management software reviews, including both proprietary and open source titles to help project managers and team members weigh the pros and cons of individual programs. Also read a collection of tips, tricks, and tutorials to best use your PM software.
Our reviews cover everything from the popular Microsoft Project to open-source applications such as ]project-open[. Among our collection of software tutorials and user guides, you’ll find information on items such as creating a Gantt chart in Excel and how to use macros in MS Project to improve your workflow process. Many of these tutorials are accompanied by exhibits and templates you can download them for free.
When it comes to project scheduling, both the PERT chart and the Gantt chart are common tools used by many project managers. But what are the pros and cons of each?
This article reviews the viability of Microsoft Project 2007 for project management. The pros and cons of this software are discussed in detail, as well as what makes this a better or worse choice among the available choices in project management software.
This article lists the Top 5 software options on the market for tracking a project schedule. The pros and cons of each package are discussed to help you chose the right package to fit your needs.
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Resource Graph is the standard resource histogram view available in Project 2007. It’s a great view that quickly shows resource overallocations and time allotments against a timescale.
The proven format of the Inside Out series makes this book an outstanding reference tool for both your desk and your project management toolbox.
This book displays what must be hundreds of graphics alongside detailed step-by-step instructions for performing all of the basic project management tasks such as resource and time management and project budgeting.