Project Management Made Simple

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Project Plan Definition

The Project Plan is a project manager’s most important tool. It is the road map that takes the project from starting point to completion. It is a common reference for all stakeholders to understand what is happening, when it is happening and by when it will be finished. Project plans come with different levels of […]


Agile Project Management

Agile project management methodology has emerged in the last decade as an alternative to traditional project management and is mostly used in software development and engineering. Agile is based on an iterative, flexible approach of developing small features, one by one, in a highly interactive way. The team reviews each feature after it is built  […]

Project management office

PMO – Project Management Office explained

A project management office (PMO)  is a department within a organisation or company that sets out and manages standards for projects and project management. A PMO will usually have a set of processes and methodologies to guide project managers and administrators, business analysts, IT staff and project sponsors. These might include: using particular software and […]

Project management certification

Project Management Certification

Project Management Certification is worth investing in if you’re going to work as a project management professional. Having the qualification on your resumé will increase your chances of getting a job and the certification will give you a framework to use to manage the projects you are are working on. You don’t have to be […]


Gantt Chart

A Gantt chart is a horizontal bar chart that shows the timeline of a project. It is one of the most important tools in project management because it gives an overview of the schedule of the project as well as the start and end dates for each phase and task in the project. Gantt charts […]

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Project Management Software Features

Project Management Software Features are the building blocks of your software needs. In our previous article Project Management Software, we discussed the important questions you need to ask yourself when choosing a software solution. Here we will look at some of the features on offer in popular project management software and get you to ask […]

Project management software

Project Management Software

Project management software gives you the tools to schedule, control, monitor and report on projects. Some software products allow you to manage large programs and projects across multiple different types of tasks. Others are more specialised and focus on helping you with particular aspects of the project like scheduling or task management. Project management software […]

Project management methodology

Project Management Methodologies Summary

Project management methodologies have come a long way in the last few years. The last two decades have seen an evolution of project experience in organisations. Despite following the project management disciplines, many projects never succeeded, were not delivered on time or did not produce the products they set out to. This was mostly because […]