8 Major Benefits of Project Templates

                Use Project Templates To Achieve Your Objectives Quickly   Project templates have changed documentation from manual creation to digital templates that lessen time, increase accuracy, and bring profit. Though people prefer customised services, in some cases, templates remain unbeatable. Project managers requires quick, sincere and brilliant work…

Updating Project Documents – SKM Project Management Steps

Reflecting Changes in the Project Management Steps Life-cycle Key project documents and plans should be maintained throughout the Delivery stage in the project management steps life-cycle. In addition, the Business Case, Implementation Plan, Financial Evaluation documents need to be maintained. SKM Project Management Steps – Key Documents SKM Project Management Steps – Benefits of Project…

Watch this Business Case video: SKM Project Management Steps

SKM Project Management Steps Video Series   In this video we take a quick look at the SKM Business Case template     Regards, Sheldon – Sheldon St Clair FRSA MBA BSc (hons) Author: Project Start-Up Questions, Time Management Skills and Preparing for Exams Founder: SKM Project Management Steps Templates Email: sheldon@projectmanagementstepsreview.com LinkedIn profile: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/sheldon-st-clair/12/255/a0b…

Effective Control & Governance – project management steps

PROJECT MANAGEMENT STEPS Effective project governance positions a project for success.  Good project governance allows effective and efficient decision making – that is, the right people making optimum decisions that meet the needs of the project and its stakeholders and making those decisions in a timely manner. Consider the two project management steps scenarios below:…

RAID Log – SKM Project Templates

A RAID Log, or register, is one of the essential documents in the project management steps lifecycle.    A RAID log is one of the easiest and most effective tools you can create for your project. It is a good idea to create a RAID log at the start of each project so you can…

A Brief History of Project Management Steps

SKM Project Management Steps In this brief history of project management, I chart all the major developments and events in the discipline as far back as there are records. Although there has been some form of project management since early civilisation, project management in the modern sense began in the 1950s. 2570 BC: The Great…

Responsibilities of a PMO

Dear Friend, This is a reprint of a very good articles about the purpose and value of a PMO. Those of you who are considering a career as a project manager might consider being a PMO as well. PMO is an acronym for ‘Project Management Office’ or ‘Programme Management Office’ or ‘Project Office Manager’ or…

project management steps in the construction industry

Project Management Steps in the Construction Industry This post examines some of the unique challenges to the introduction of project management steps in the construction industry. In addition it revisits those that are likely to appear in any project, but does so from the special perspective of a project manager of a construction project Economic…

project management steps in the real estate industry

This post presents an overview of project management steps in those projects dealing with the Acquisition and Development of real estate. Challenges, issues and constraints that may arise for project managers or project management consultants working on these types of projects will be briefly discussed. Project Management Status in the Acquisition and Development of Real…

Benefits of Using Project Management Steps Templates by SKM

Multi-million dollar projects have one thing in common, and that is they have to use project management templates in order to report properly. When a project is implemented, it takes more than implementation and results to make it a success; it takes consistent project reporting back to the investors, which is made easier by using project management…

Leadership Success Secrets – from Project Management Steps

“Leadership is based on a spiritual quality; the power to inspire, the power to inspire others to follow.” –Vince Lombardi What makes a leader inspirational, particularly in a project management framework? The ability to inspire people to reach great heights of performance and success is a skill that leaders need. Passion, purpose, listening and meaning help…

Business Case – Definition & Checklist

This article about the purpose and benefits of the business case document. I have also included a useful business case check-list as well. Enjoy reading and please, send any questions or queries to me directly or post them on our website. #### A business case is an argument, usually documented, that is intended to convince…

Project Success or Failure Factors

Independent research has highlighted common reasons for project/business success and failure. Review your project or business practice against these and then consider your chances of success. A. most common reasons for project / business success  User involvement 15.9%  Executive management support 13.9%  Clear statement of requirements 13.0%  Proper planning 9.6%  Realistic expectations 8.2%  Smaller project…

The 6 key project management steps

This post provides a sketch of a traditional project management framework. The model that is discussed here forms the basis for all methods of project management. Later posts go into more depth regarding a model that is particularly appropriate for IT-related projects. Dividing a project into project phases, or steps, makes it possible to lead…