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05
Oct

Complete projects on time—every time

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Always know where you’re at and who is doing what, by when. These ViewPoint & VISUM practices will give you clarity around responsibilities and next steps during execution so you can get more done with less effort. With VISUM, it’s easy to see where you are, the path forward, and any obstacles in your way. […]

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08
Apr

ViewPoint Increases Productivity 20% in Just 8 Weeks for ETO Manufacturer

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VISUM is build around the ViewPoint project execution methodology.   In this case study, see  how making the right changes creates massive improvements using the ViewPoint framework.   “The real reason they weren’t getting as much throughput, and were having coordination and communication problems, was due to their project execution maturity level being close to […]

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15
Mar

Spot Delivery Problems Early Part 2: Fundamentals

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How does a project get to be a year behind schedule? One day at a time. Fred Brooks In part 1, I talked about governance.  If the owners of the project are not governing the basic behaviors to execute well, your risk of delivery is rising. If you haven’t read it, go back before your […]

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06
Mar

Spot Delivery Problems Early – Part 1: Governance

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“I often say that when you can measure what you are speaking about, and express it in numbers, you know something about it; but when you cannot express it in numbers, your knowledge is of a meagre and unsatisfactory kind; it may be the beginning of knowledge, but you have scarcely, in your thoughts, advanced […]

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23
Jan

Is Time Equal to Money? Part 1

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We’ve all heard the expression that time is money, but is it true? I don’t think so.   What does it truly mean? Does time equal money in my project?   If I lose time, I waste money? or If I delay, I get the money later?   If it’s the first definition, you are […]

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23
Jan

Is Time Equal to Money? Part 2

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In part one, I said time is not equal to money. Most of the time. Project managers and managers in general must know the difference. In that post, I highlight when time is not money. In part 2, I’ll explain when time is money.   Let’s suppose your teams are delivering one project every other […]

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11
Jan

Top 4 Project Management Challenges & How to Solve Them

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So many of us have often heard that “a failure to plan is a plan to fail,” so we grow confident that successful planning leads to successful project completion. The old adage isn’t necessarily untrue. Having a plan is crucial. But research shows that the common approaches to project management fail to produce the outcomes […]

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26
Oct

The Most Important Project Measurement: Looking Foward

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19
Oct

WHY DO PROJECTS SUCCEED OR FAIL? REMOTE COLLABORATION

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09
Jun

The Secret Ingredient for Project Success

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What can you do that makes a difference between project success and failure? Maybe some collaboration software came to mind. Maybe you just need to get your team PMI certified. How about a project management boot camp? Another integrated software solution? Different tools?All of these have something in common. They emphasize doing the same things better, […]

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