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Which Scheduling Tool is Right for Me?

Which Scheduling Tool is Right for Me?

Whether you manage large projects or small, having a high quality scheduling tool allows you to plan and collaborate far more efficiently. But how do you know which scheduling tool is right for your business? In this blog we’re breaking down the major differences between two leading tools on the market – Deltek Open Plan and Microsoft Project.

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Finding the “Just Right” Actual Cost Level of Detail for EVM  Header Image

Finding the "Just Right" Actual Cost Level of Detail for EVM

Do you need actual costs at the same level as the budget, earned value, and estimate to complete to adequately evaluate project performance and maintain a useful estimate at completion? Read this blog to find out.

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4 Project Management Tips from Experts in our Partner Community

Check out this blog for 4 tips on project controls, scheduling and agile from Deltek’s Project & Portfolio Management partner community.

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What’s the Big Deal about EVM Anyways?

What’s the Big Deal about EVM Anyways?

If you’re new to project management, are preparing to bid on your very first contract with an EVM requirement, or are just plain lost when it comes to the basics, then I invite you to re-fill that cup of coffee, sit back, and dive into EVM 101 with us for the next few minutes…

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4 Ways to Exceed Expectations as a Project Leader

4 Ways to Exceed Expectations as a Project Leader

As a project leader the outcome of your project ultimately rests on your shoulders. But how do you manage your execution team, your executive team, the customer and other project stakeholders without losing your mind? Today we’re offering four ways to exceed expectations as a project leader.

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Emerging Trends in IPM

New reporting requirements. Improved collaboration. The convergence of Agile & EVM. What’s on the docket for integrated program management (IPM) in 2018 – and beyond? Read on to find out.

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Top 2017 Blogs on Project Management

From integrated cost and schedule, to risk management and PM maturity – we covered a lot of ground this year on Deltek for Projects. So in the spirit of celebrating the highlights and looking forward to 2018, we’ve compiled a list of our top blog posts from this year. We invite you to check them out and let us know which one was your favorite!

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Management by Exception: What is Your Data Telling You?

The enormous amount of data used to manage projects can make it difficult to see what is truly driving performance. Discover how you can successfully define metrics to ensure the success of your next project by implementing a Management by Exception strategy at your organization.

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Making the Case for Enterprise Planning and Scheduling

Projects that are over budget or behind schedule are in jeopardy of being cancelled. Explore how you can stay on track with the latest tools in enterprise-class planning and scheduling.

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Addressing Cost Risk Exposure and Mitigation

Project teams talk a lot about schedule risk mitigation. But what about cost?  There are actually quite a lot of similarities between the two processes. Read on to learn more.

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