How to Assess the Accuracy of Your Cost Forecasts?

July 1, 2018

How do you evaluate the accuracy of your cost forecasts? Listen to this podcast to learn how you can use TCPI metric to assess the feasibility of your forecasts. 



Performance-Based Cost Forecasting (EAC/ ETC)

June 10, 2018

What cost forecasting formula/ method do you use at every stage of your project? Listen to this podcast to learn what performance-based cost forecasting formula (EAC/ETC) is recommended at every stage of your project. 


Essential Requirements of a Project Controls Plan

April 7, 2018

Documenting the Project Controls Plan is not enough. There are other essential requirements that contribute to a successful implementation of the Project Controls Plan. Listen to this podcast to learn these essential requirements.


How to Forecast the Cost at Completion of a Project

April 4, 2018

How do you forecast the cost at completion of your projects? Listen to this podcast to learn the “performance-based cost forecasting methods” using Earned Value Management.


The Components of the Project Controls Plan

March 18, 2018

Listen to this podcast to learn the components of a Project Controls Plan. 


What Kind of a Plan is a Project Controls Plan?

February 24, 2018

Have you ever wondered what Project Controls plan is in a project and why it is required? Listen to this podcast to learn more.


5 Key Lessons I Learned That Transformed My Year

December 19, 2017

As you are reflecting back on your accomplishments and lessons learned this year and setting new goals for the New Year, consider these 5 key lessons.


Earned Schedule- An improvement to EVM Scheduling Metrics

September 16, 2017

Earned Value Management (EVM) is a powerful tool for evaluating the schedule and cost performance of projects and predicting future results. However, existing earned value schedule performance metrics (SPI & SV) does not do a good job with schedule performance evaluation and prediction. Use of Earned Schedule enhances the earned value management’s ability to accurately represent and forecast schedule information. Listen to this podcast to learn how.


Why the EVM Scheduling Metrics Are NOT Reliable!

August 27, 2017

Have you ever faced an angry customer or a project manager screaming, “what is wrong with your EVM schedule performance report?” This podcast training will make you aware of the issues with the EVM scheduling metrics especially toward the final third of the project, so next time you are faced with an angry client questioning the accuracy of your EVM report, you know how to respond. 


Certifications in Planning/Scheduling

August 20, 2017

Have you ever considered attaining a professional certification in Planning/Scheduling? Listen to this podcast to learn various certifications you can acquire in planning/scheduling and the eligibility requirements for each certification.