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5 Tips How To Improve Your Project Meetings

Sunday, August 25, 2013, 1:00 AM | Leave Comment

As a Project Manager, you have many meetings during the course of the project. Many times, you’d have weekly meetings. However, not everyone likes meetings that are held on regular basis. At times, meetings become boring and are not very result-oriented. On occasions, some team members might show some displeasure with holding meetings with no […]



4 Steps To Creating Project Business Case As Project Manager

Sunday, July 14, 2013, 1:00 AM | Leave Comment

You may have worked as project manager on many projects where you were responsible for delivering the project on time, within budget and to the satisfaction of your customer. The project was given to you to deliver it. However, you may not realize it, but to be a successful Project Manager, in every sense of […]



5 Tips for Adopting Project Standards as Project Manager

Sunday, July 7, 2013, 1:00 AM | Leave Comment

In many companies, in any industry, standards are used to comply with the International Organization for Standardization, better known as ISO. It simply is a seal of safety, reliability and of good quality. If you’re interested in following ISO standards in your project, ask someone responsible who understands these standards and can tell you how […]



How to Deliver Projects Successfully as Project Manager

Sunday, June 30, 2013, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

As a project manager, your ultimate goal and objective in delivering a project is to finish it on time, within budget and with a happy customer especially project sponsor(s). It’s not hard but not as easy as you might think. You can do it if you put your mind to it. You can do it […]



5 Tips on Progress Reporting as Project Manager

Sunday, June 23, 2013, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

One very important thing I found out when I was project manager was that I must report project status on the progress – or lack of it – to my senior managers and the stakeholders that obviously included the Project Sponsor. They always wanted to know if I was on track and when the project […]



5 Steps to Take in a Document Life Cycle as Project Manager

Sunday, June 16, 2013, 1:00 AM | 2 Comments

Like many other things, document management should be an integral part of communication management. Some folks think that complete documentation wastes time. On the contrary, documentation saves time for a long time to come. It’s up to the project manager to have the project documented in an organized fashion in his/her own way. However, there […]



6 Steps How To Manage Schedule for Small Projects

Sunday, June 9, 2013, 1:00 AM | Leave Comment

All projects, big and small, need a schedule. If you have a small project, perhaps the schedule can be a simple checklist or work in a spreadsheet. As projects get larger, they need more formal scheduling templates and tools. As a project manager you are responsible for scheduling any size project and see to it […]



How To Manage Political Issues As Project Manager

Sunday, May 12, 2013, 1:00 AM | 1 Comment

Sometimes a project gets to be too big because of a variety of influences from different directions. About 10 years ago, I was working for an investment company in the city. The company was working on a project that had taken 4 years and more than $40 million. It was so bad Wall Street Journal […]



10 Terms You Should Know as Project Manager

Sunday, May 5, 2013, 1:00 AM | Leave Comment

As an experienced project manager, I am sure you are familiar with all 10 terms described down below. But if you are just starting out as project manager, then you may or may not be familiar with them. If you have gone to school to learn project management, then I am sure you understand them. […]



5 Tips How To Work More Effectively As Project Manager

Sunday, April 28, 2013, 1:00 AM | 1 Comment

This is the Age of Aquarius in Astrological sense. Within this age, we live in the age of Internet. Every communication seems to be instantaneous. There are software tools and utilities in use that, as project manager, you are able to use and take benefits from. You need to use software that can be used […]