Team Building Activities

Ideas for team building activities can include virtually anything that involves getting your people to interact, cooperate, communicate, and hopefully have some fun at the same time. This is a great way to get staff away from the rules and roles of the office and take a break from the projects and pressures everyone has… Read More »

Project Management: Performance Metrics Matter

A study has shown that many project managers do not sufficiently keep track of the performance metrics of their teams. This results in consistent cost overruns, going over schedule, failing to meet expectations in quality, and seeking new employment elsewhere. Think about it, what are you managing really if you don’t even know the metrics?… Read More »

Business Excellence

The application of business excellence is more than just an attitude of running your organization. It is the application of quality management tools to help the business processes you use in achieving the goals of your organization. This is then measured by the Key Performance Indicators or KPIs. To help apply the principles of business… Read More »

The reality of Project Integration Management

The concept Project integration management is a key skill that is the tightly woven into the PM industry standard processes laid out by the Project Management Institute (PMI).  As defined by PMI, project integration management are the processes and activities needed to integrate the various elements of project management, which are identified, defined, combined, unified,… Read More »

5 Keys to Successful ERP Implementation

Every organization has some form of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP). An ERP automates an organization’s business process. There are times where an organization feels they have outgrown it and look to implement a new system. However, a correct ERP implementation methodology should be chosen. To successfully implement an ERP they must take the time to… Read More »

What is ERP?

Enterprise Resource Planning, also known as ERP, is a method designed to integrate several different data sources and/or processes into one single unified system. This system will require the use of both hardware and software for planning and development and is essentially designed to be used in large enterprises looking for complete integration of their… Read More »