Présentation de l'éditeur
A friendly reference guide to Microsoft Project, the leadingenterprise project management software
As project management software, Microsoft Project allows you tooversee your business activities effectively. You can manageresources, share project info, perform modeling and scenarioanalysis, and standardize reporting processes. Thiseasy–to–understand guide is completely updated to cover the latestchanges and newest enhancements to Project 2010 and shows you howto get Project 2010 to work for you.
After an introduction to basic project management concepts,you ll discover the mechanics of using Project software tocreate and manage projects. Other topics covered include workingwith calendars, using and sharing resources, budgeting, formattingtaskbars, gathering and tracking data, working with reports, andcreating templates.
- Microsoft Project allows you to manage resources, share projectinformation, perform scenario analysis, and standardize reportingprocesses
- Offers completely updated coverage of the new Project 2010,which is expected to implement the Office Ribbon
- Reviews formatting taskbars, gathering and tracking data, andworking with reports
- Addresses using and sharing resources, creating templates, andmanaging projects
Let the friendly For Dummies writing style guide youthrough maximizing the new features of Project 2010.
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In charge of a project? Manage it better with Project 2010 andthis book!
If you′ve never used project management software before or you′ve used previous versions of Project and want to master theall–new Project 2010 interface and features this is thebook for you! You′ll find the project management concepts you needto know, how Project 2010 works and how to get up to speed, what′snew, and most importantly, how to apply it to a real project.
What do I do with this thing? set up Project, learn whattypes of input you need to provide, and begin building projectplans
Be resourceful create and assign work resources,material resources, and fixed costs, and manage resourceseffectively
A perfect fit ensure your project has a high chance ofsuccess by fine–tuning your plan
Running on rails learn to use baselines, track progressand materials, and create reports that help keep projects ontrack
Enterprise options get an overview of onlinecollaborative features using Project Server, Web Application, andSharePoint
Open the book and find:
How to maximize control with the new manual schedulingfeature
Your way around the Project interface
The new Timeline and Team Planner views
Tips on assigning resources
Advice on communicating with your team
All about reports and how to use them
Scheduling help from the new Task Inspector
Manage project schedules with Project 2010
Work with new scheduling tools and the Ribbon interface
Assign and share resources and understand calendars
Create impressive reports