Popular Project Management Blog Posts From 05 to 12 April 2013

The most popular project management blog posts from the last seven days 05 to 12 April. Over the last week these are the most popular project management blog posts that people have been visiting from projectnewstoday.com

Popular Project Management Blogs Apr132

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Conrado Morlan, PMP, PgMP

To yield expected results, a distributed project team must first speak the same language when it comes to communications. With that in mind, I developed a basic set of email communications rules called the Project Communication Decalogue. I require everyone on my team to adhere to it when emailing each…


John Thorpe

In this third piece about PPM Practitioners and professional membership we take a look at their views around the ongoing saga of “is PPM a Profession?” As a reminder the first two pieces in this review of the PMBR Survey data looked at membership levels amongst PPM Practitioners and…


Glen B. Alleman

Shim Marom has a nice series of posts about Earned Value. It this post he provides the calculation of Earned Value, or Budgeted Cost for Work Performed. BCWP = BCWS x Percent Complete Shim, then mentions that many times it is difficult to determine Percent Complete. Here’s where to…


Marian Haus, PMP

Technically speaking, the project schedule is a key project planning component. But practically speaking, simply creating a project schedule does not guarantee project success. Project success requires the project manager to plan out a reliable, comprehensive and realistic schedule. The following three-pronged approach helps in creating such a schedule: set…


These are great project management blogs that are worth reading. What other good project management blogs did you read over the past 7 days?