9781118488300

Making Effective Business Decisions Using Microsoft Project

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  • ISBN13:

    9781118488300

  • ISBN10:

    111848830X

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: eBook
  • Copyright: 2/6/2013
  • Publisher: Wiley

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Summary

This book and Web site package introduces students to human factors concepts and reinforces them using cases, articles, and examples on the Web site. The contents are organized around the flow of information in control-theoretic diagrams that link the various system elements, including the human element, to guide the analysis of real-world situations. The associated Web site enables customization for each course and professor so that content can be both uploaded and redesigned for specific classes.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Business Intelligence: Knowledge of Key Success Ingredients for Project Server 2010

In This Chapter

Maximizing PPM Ingredients, Culture and Technology for Business Success

What is the Project Management Lifecycle?

Information: What Fuels a PMO’s Success?

Stakeholders in a Project Management environment

Technology Meets Strategy: Welcome to the Business User Network

Important Concepts Covered in This Chapter

References

Chapter 2 Value proposition by role of Project Server 2010

In This Chapter

Clairvoyance with Project / Server 2010: Forecast Future Results

Important Concepts Covered in This Chapter

References

Chapter 3 MEETING CFO NEEDS WITH PROJECT / SERVER 2010

In This Chapter

How the CFO Gets the Attention of the PMO

What & Why is Work Management critical to organizational success?

Synchronization of Strategic Objectives to Actual Effort

Important Concepts Covered in This Chapter

References

Chapter 4 The business shakes hands with the microsoft project 2010 platform

In This Chapter

The Logical Architecture is More Natural for the Business Users

Microsoft Project 2010 Platform is Highly Extensible

Important Concepts Covered in This Chapter

References

Chapter 5 The End Users’ Critical Success Factors: Using MS Project 2010

In This Chapter

Project Management in Small Business and the Enterprise

Initiating and Managing Projects Using the Microsoft Project Desktop Client

Being an Effective Enterprise Project Manager Using Microsoft Project Server

Fluent Project Management Using the Fluent UI: Introducing the Ribbon

Important Concepts Covered in This Chapter

References

Chapter 6 Thinking Local, Going Social: Project Teams Can Thrive Using Microsoft Project Server 2010

In This Chapter

Project Management Looking Ahead

PPM Lifecycle

Important Concepts of This Chapter

Chapter 7 Better together: microsoft project 2010 worksites using sharepoint server 2010

In This Chapter

Integration of Collaboration, Social Media and Project Related Information

SharePoint Server 2010 Offers Critical Business Capabilities

Being Social in a Project Environment

Important Concepts of This Chapter

Chapter 8 Effective transition of strategy and execution: Program Management using Microsoft Project Server 2010

In This Chapter

Projects are the “How,” Programs are the “Why”

Important Concepts of This Chapter

Chapter 9 Intelligent business planning and controlling using Microsoft project 2010

In This Chapter

Understanding Strategic Planning with Project Server

Creating and Managing Portfolio Lifecycle for Project Server

Understanding and Building Business Drivers

Using Project Server to Master Demand Management

Building Project Selection Criteria

What the Efficient Frontier is and How to Use it

Working with Constraints in Portfolio Planning

Creating and Running Multiple Scenarios for Portfolio Planning

Applying Strategic Analysis for Corporate to Departmental Needs

Committing New Work Portfolios and Measuring for ROI

Project Server Optimizing Governance for PMOs

Important Concepts Covered in This Chapter

References

Chapter 10 Intelligent Business Planning and Reporting Using Microsoft Project 2010

In This Chapter

What is Dynamic Reporting…

Creating Easy to Access Reporting in Project Server/SharePoint BI

Important Concepts Covered in This Chapter

Rewards Program

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