# 7 powerful tools to eliminate your project management problems

Failing to meet project deadlines? Unable to break the communication barrier within the team? Not sure whether you’ve shared the right file with the client or not? These are some of the common problems faced by project managers on day-to-day basis, which lead to project failures. So, what can we do to eliminate these problems? […]

# Critical Path Analysis Example – 2 Ways to Calculate Critical Path

Critical Path Analysis Example – Using 0 and 1 Method I got introduced to Critical Path Analysis in the year 1997. I am a software engineer by education. I learned most of the project management concepts while managing software projects – Critical Path Analysis was one such concept. I learned about Critical Path while using […]

# PMBOK Guide 6th Edition And PMP Exam Change

PMBOK Guide 6th Edition – Release Date PMBOK Guide 6th Edition is the latest edition of the Guide… In the last few months, I have heard a many such rumors about PMBOK Guide sixth edition. Many people have called me or sent emails inquiring about the latest edition of the PMBOK Guide. I believe the […]

# Three Point Estimate Formulas

Quick Reference on Three Point Estimate I have written a series of articles on Three Point Estimate and related concepts. Before reading this, you should look at my first article of the series. I have explained the basic concept of Three Point Estimate in my first article. I have also explained that PERT is not […]

# Why do we need Start to Finish Relationship?

Start to Finish Relationship is a Mathematical Practical Concept Start to Finish (SF) Relationship is probably one of the most confusing scheduling concept. It is not a profound concept but students still find it confounding. During my classes, most of the students are able to understand first 3 PDM Relationships easily. There are seldom any […]

# What is Project Time Management Definition?

Project Time Management Definition & Terminology Project Time Management is a subset of Project Management. It includes knowledge, tools & techniques and skills that are required to ensure the timely completion of a project. Project Time Management is one of the essential pieces of Project Management. Some people claim that it is 50% of the […]

# What is the Difference Between Project Effort and Duration?

Project Effort and Duration I recently posted a series of articles on Project Network Diagrams. I wrote an article on Start to Start Relationship. I described the relationship using a small example. While explaining the example I wrote a statement – “The Project Team will need a total of 3 days to complete these activities”. […]

# What is a Gantt Chart?

What is a Gantt Chart? Is Gantt Chart same as a Scheduling Bar Chart? What is a Time Scaled Logic Diagram? Is it same as Gantt chart? What is a Time Scaled Network Diagram? How is it different from Gantt Chart? Project Schedule can be represented in many ways. In one of my previous articles, […]