Download Links

The list below are links to electronic materials that planners and schedulers might find useful.

1. Earned Value Management Implementation Guide (EVMIG) : TenSix Consulting have made available for download, the latest Earned Value Management Implementation Guide (EVMIG) from the the US Department of Defense (DoD).   (Topic: Earned Value Management)
2. Free Project Risk Analysis eBook : Safran, the company behind Safran Project and Safran Risk, has teamed up with Dr David Hulett, the world renowned authority on schedule risk analysis and is offering a free ebook on project risk analysis titled "The Journeymap to Project Risk Analysis". (Topic: Schedule Risk Analysis)
3. GAO Schedule Assessment Guide: Best Practices for Project Schedules : The U.S. Government Accountability Office produced Schedule Assessment Guide features ten (10) good practices that will help planners and schedulers to build good schedules or verify the integrity and quality of received schedules. (Topic: Performance Management)
4. How to Adopt a Digital Mindset : We all know the digital revolution has been televised with disruptive technologies changing and improving our ways of life and working. Therefore it is imperative that organisations adapt to the new digital business environment else risk losing critical competencies in the competitive landscape. (Topic: Technology)
5. How to Perform CPM Calculations : This must-read white paper from Mosaic Projects outlines the basic Critical Path Methods (CPM) calculations and standard way of performing these calculations. It also highlights how different planning and scheduling tools perform CPM calculations.  (Topic: Critical Path Method)
6. The Inner Workings of Oracle/Primavera P6 : For anyone who uses Primavera P6, this white paper presented at the AACE 2015 Annual Conference by Ron Winter is a must have on your hard desk. This paper has one of the best explanation of the different date fields in P6 (there are more than 20). (Topic: Primavera P6)
7. The Mysterious S Curve : All projects require performance management and one method of monitoring and tracking project performance is through the use of s-curve. In this white paper from Midori Media, the s-curve is demystified by looking at the why use an s-curve, types of s-curves, how to generate and analyse an s-curve.  (Topic: Performance Management)