Project Managers are eager to accept additional challenges. Experience has the seasoned manager under committing and over delivering as opposed to the alternative of over committing and under delivering. There are real world processes and tools in place that help the project manager understand make realistic commitments. Before commitments to accept extra work are communicated, there exists a best practice to understand and analyze the impact of a change to the work.
A formal Time Impact Analysis spells out the best practice for taking on more work, a change, and reasonable communicating the impact. This analysis is performed easily with Microsoft Project.
This presentation explains the Time Impact Analysis and how Microsoft Project’s scheduling tool help’s project managers make realistic commitments.
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Mr. Woodrich is Vice President of Administrative Controls Management where his duties include project management implementation for a number of different clients. Prior to joining ACM, Mr. Woodrich served his country as Captain in the United State Air Force, buying, building and maintaining various defense R&D projects, systems, and facilities. Mr. Woodrich is a PMP, a CCP, has a MBA from Bentley University in Massachusetts, and a Civil Engineering Degree from the United States Air Force Academy.
Tony volunteers and has been on the board as Secretary and President of the Camp Newton Club and has volunteered on the board as Treasurer and President of a Hillsboro Beach Florida Co-op.
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