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08/29/14

Earning Those Elusive PDUs

by Ten Six

You went through a great effort to obtain the Project Manager Institute (PMI) Project Manager Professional (PMP) certification. My own efforts included (1) taking a PMP prep course, (2) completing the comprehensive application required to qualify for taking the exam ..

08/27/14

Barbecana Releases Full Monte For Primavera P6

by Ten Six

Barbecana have just announced the availability of Full Monte for Oracle Primavera P6. Full Monte is a schedule risk analysis tool that has been available for Microsoft Project for some time now. We previously reviewed Full Monte..

08/26/14

Deltek Insight 2014

by Ten Six

This years Deltek Insight conference will be held in Orlando Florida on November 12-14 (Wednesday-Friday). This annual event, hosted at the Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center, will offer attendees..

08/22/14

Primavera P6 Triangulation

by TheP6Pro

Inputting the tasks and the relationships among tasks in the scheduling software program can be a meticulous process. Primavera P6 has a helpful way of viewing these logical relationships to aid the insertion and verification of activity relationships. It is also important for the scheduler to understand the..

08/19/14

Successful Portfolio Status Reporting

by Ten Six

There’s more to successful portfolio reporting than simply pulling together a massive spreadsheet and marking the cells as Red, Yellow or Green depending on project health. With the right data, you can get professional reports that aid organizational planning and help you schedule..

08/15/14

Is Your PMO Going Digital?

by Ten Six

Cloud computing, mobile devices, big data: there are lots of technology concepts in the news right now and it’s interesting to see how they are affecting project and program management. A recent article in..

08/11/14

How To Install Two Primavera P6 Versions On One PC

by TheP6Pro

How do I install two different versions of Primavera P6 Professional on one machine? It’s not completely straightforward, but possible. Here’s how to do it…

08/07/14

Ten Six Presents at the 2014 EVMP Forum

by Ten Six

It was our honor and delight to be invited to present at the 2014 Earned Value Management Practitioners (EVMP) Forum that took place at the Hyatt Regency in Crystal City, Virginia on July 29th – 31st…

08/05/14

The Essential Skills For A Project Sponsor

by Ten Six

It’s well known that change programs are less effective without an active sponsor. The senior manager in the sponsor role is normally the person best placed to champion the project. They also tend to control the resources: the team members and the budget. And they are typically the ..

08/01/14

Is Your P6 Activity Layout Really Corrupt?

by TheP6Pro

From time to time when working in the Activity View of Primavera P6 Professional, I find that I get Access Violation errors like the one in the screenshot below…