India Chennai: Microsoft Project Tips and Traps
Saturday, January 25, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM (IST)
***This is a FREE event ***
GR Tutors Services (P) Ltd, # 68, II Floor, Poomagal Main Road, Ekkattuthangal, Chennai-600032, Tamil Nadu, India
Landmark: Behind Olympia Tech Park
**For directions to the venue, contact 9841606690**
09:45 – 10:00 Registration
10:00 – 10:10 MPUG Introductions
10:15 – 11:15 Microsoft Project Tips and Traps
11:30 – 12:20 Try Yourself - Practice session
12:25 – 12:30 Questions and Closing
Attendees should bring their laptops and try the options discussed.
PDUs: 2.5 PDUs for PMP and PMI-SP credential holders
This session will walk the attendee through practices to avoid traps in scheduling. Topics will include but are not limited to:
- Effect Of Default Start And End Time
- Is Summary Tasks Good For Sequencing?
- Resource Works 6 Hours Per Day
- Color Tasks Based On Resource Assignment
- Change “Max Units” After Resource Assignment
- How To Calculate Planned % Complete At The Status Date?
- How To Reset Project Objects?
B Sai Prasad, PMP®, PMI-SP®
B Sai Prasad, Senior Manager - Learning & Development, has been with service provider Cognizant Technology Solutions India Pvt. Ltd since 2001 where he was named winner of the company's Global Trainer of the Year award.
He is a Champion of Project Management from PMI India. He is awarded the Champion of the Quarter (Q4 – 2012) and Delivery Excellence Award (2011-2012) from PMI India. He works with Project Management Institute Education Foundation (PMIEF) in promoting project management concepts to colleges. He has participated as a speaker, panelist in PMI REPs and Chapters events.
He's also the editor of the project management book, Forecast Scheduling with Project 2010. He is a Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) in Project 2010. He started the first Microsoft Project Users Group (MPUG) Chapter in India. He is the President of MPUG India Chennai chapter - http://chennai.mpug.com - to promote and help practitioners on how to effectively use Microsoft Office Project.
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