Planning And Control Using MS Project 2013 & 2016 & PMBOK Guide ……………Based on PMBOK-6th Edition

Planning And Control Using MS Project 2013 & 2016 & PMBOK Guide ……………Based on PMBOK-6th Edition

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Author: Paul E Harris
ISBN# 9789388176149
Price : Rs. 597/-
Pages : 432
Language : English,
Binding : Paperback
Publisher: BPB Publications
Edition: Ist Indian/ 2018T
Territory: India, Pakistan, Burma, Bhutan, Nepal, Afganistan

Description
This book is principally a Project book aimed at PMP who understand the PMBOK and wish to learn how to use Office Project 2013/ 2016 to plan and control their projects in a PMBOK Guide environment and discover how to gain the most from the software. The book is designed for Project 2013/ 2016 users to upgrade their skills and for new planners to learn the software. It starts with the basics required to create a schedule, through resource planning and on to more advanced features. 

• Explaining which PMBOK Guide processes the software will support and which it will not support
• Concentrating on the core functions required to plan a project 
• Presents workable solutions to deal day to day planning and scheduling problems and contains practical advice on how to set up the software.
• Explains some of the important differences between Project and other scheduling software.
• Explains some of there difficult calculations often omitted in other books
• Includes exercises to reinforce the learning outcomes, large number of screen dumps, numerous tips, detailed index, command list at the start of each chapter as a quick reference
• It has new chapter introducing Project Server.

Table Of Contents:
1 Introduction
2 Creating a Project Schedule
3 Navigation and Setting the Options
4 Creating Projects and Templates
5 Defining Calendars
6 Adding Tasks
7 Organising Tasks Using Outlining
8 Formatting The Display
9 Adding Task Dependencies 
10 Network Diagram View
11 Constraints
12 Filters
13 Tables and Grouping Tasks
14 Views and Details
15 Printing and Reports
16 Tracking Progress
17 Creating Resources and Costs
18 Assigning Resources and Costs to Tasks
19 Resource Optimization
20 Updating Projects with Resources
21 Project Options
22 Project Server New
23 More Advanced Scheduling
24 Tools and Techniques for Scheduling
25 Appendix 1 – Screens Used to Create Views
26 Index

About the Author
Paul Harris holds an honours Degree in Civil Engineering obtained in the UK and is a Certified Cost Engineer through AACE International, a PRINCE2TM Registered Practitioner and a "Managing Successful Programmes Registered practitioner. He has worked in the project controls industry for a number of years and has assisted many companies in a range of industries to set up and run project controls systems.His Mellbourne, Australia based company,East wood Harris Pty Ltd, offers project controls consulting and training services world wide with a strong focus on Project and Primavera planning software.
Book Title Planning And Control Using MS Project 2013 & 2016 & PMBOK Guide ……………Based on PMBOK-6th Edition
Date Published Sep 12, 2018
Author: Paul E Harris
ISBN# 9789388176149
Price : Rs. 597/-
Pages : 432
Language : English,
Binding : Paperback
Publisher: BPB Publications
Edition: Ist Indian/ 2018T
Territory: India, Pakistan, Burma, Bhutan, Nepal, Afganistan

Description
This book is principally a Project book aimed at PMP who understand the PMBOK and wish to learn how to use Office Project 2013/ 2016 to plan and control their projects in a PMBOK Guide environment and discover how to gain the most from the software. The book is designed for Project 2013/ 2016 users to upgrade their skills and for new planners to learn the software. It starts with the basics required to create a schedule, through resource planning and on to more advanced features. 

• Explaining which PMBOK Guide processes the software will support and which it will not support
• Concentrating on the core functions required to plan a project 
• Presents workable solutions to deal day to day planning and scheduling problems and contains practical advice on how to set up the software.
• Explains some of the important differences between Project and other scheduling software.
• Explains some of there difficult calculations often omitted in other books
• Includes exercises to reinforce the learning outcomes, large number of screen dumps, numerous tips, detailed index, command list at the start of each chapter as a quick reference
• It has new chapter introducing Project Server.

Table Of Contents:
1 Introduction
2 Creating a Project Schedule
3 Navigation and Setting the Options
4 Creating Projects and Templates
5 Defining Calendars
6 Adding Tasks
7 Organising Tasks Using Outlining
8 Formatting The Display
9 Adding Task Dependencies 
10 Network Diagram View
11 Constraints
12 Filters
13 Tables and Grouping Tasks
14 Views and Details
15 Printing and Reports
16 Tracking Progress
17 Creating Resources and Costs
18 Assigning Resources and Costs to Tasks
19 Resource Optimization
20 Updating Projects with Resources
21 Project Options
22 Project Server New
23 More Advanced Scheduling
24 Tools and Techniques for Scheduling
25 Appendix 1 – Screens Used to Create Views
26 Index

About the Author
Paul Harris holds an honours Degree in Civil Engineering obtained in the UK and is a Certified Cost Engineer through AACE International, a PRINCE2TM Registered Practitioner and a "Managing Successful Programmes Registered practitioner. He has worked in the project controls industry for a number of years and has assisted many companies in a range of industries to set up and run project controls systems.His Mellbourne, Australia based company,East wood Harris Pty Ltd, offers project controls consulting and training services world wide with a strong focus on Project and Primavera planning software.