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What Is a Stakeholder in Project Management? A stakeholder plays a very important role in any project management situation. Learn what a stakeholder is in regards to project management with help from a social media manager and brand designer in this free video clip. Comparison of Primavera P3 & P6 Primavera Project Planner -- also referred to as P3 -- was project-management software developed by Primavera Systems. Oracle Corporation purchased Primavera in 2008. In 2011, Oracle replaced P3 with Primavera P6 Professional Project Management. Although P3 and P6 are designed with the same intended users and large-scale, capital-intensive projects in mind, the products differ somewhat in terms of usability, database technology and features. How to Use a Desktop Project Manager & the GTD Method The Getting Things Done (GTD) method created by consultant David Allen provides a structured way to organize tasks and to-do lists. Allen encourages the use of the GTD Outlook add-in as a desktop project management solution. The GTD add-in allows you to organize your projects and tasks in Outlook into effective categories to get things done. How to Use Flare Skins in RoboHelp If you choose to migrate a project from Flare to RoboHelp, you might want to export the skin files from the original application to the new one. This will allow you to use the existing skin without needing to develop a new one from scratch. Both Flare and RoboHelp, two programs that allow developers to create help files, support skins. You can import skin files from Flare to RoboHelp by first exporting it into a compatible format and then adding that skin to your RoboHelp Project Manager. The Roles & Responsibilities of a Commercial Project Manager A commercial project manager is the individual in charge of a business undertaking that usually has a distinct beginning and an end. For example, project managers typically oversee construction projects, software development teams and similar product design and implementation efforts. Its a complex job, with a . a total of 49 areas of competence required, according to the American Society for the Advancement of Project Management. Joomla and Project Management Joomla provides Web developers free tools for Web publishing and online applications. These tools allow Web developers to customize Web and software projects hosted in the cloud by CloudAccess.net. The Joomla! Project is composed of two groups that attract hundreds of volunteers. One group focuses on production and the other focuses on community. The Joomla! Project is funded by nonprofit organization Open Source Matters, Inc. Ten Things to Avoid During Project Management The Project Management Institute based in Newtown Square, Pennsylvania, defines project management as "the application of knowledge, skills and techniques to execute projects effectively and efficiently . . . a strategic competency for organizations, enabling them to tie project results to business goals -- and thus, better compete in their markets." It further divides the project management process into five stages: initiation, planning, executing, controlling and closing. Proper project management leads to successful completion of a project by ensuring effective implementation of each of these processes and reducing project risks. How to Become a Project Management Intern for a Video Game Developer A project management intern for a video game developer company likely needs a bachelor's or masters degree. An internship at the management level may require previous experience in management as well as extensive knowledge and experience in video game development. The key to landing the internship you want, which may be highly competitive, is to build your resume to reflect your talents and skills and prepare well for the interview. How to Control Revisions in Solid Edge Insight Solid Edge Insight is a a productivity software platform that allows teams to efficiently collaborate on a single project in Solid Edge. Solid Edge Insight works by giving different members of the same project permission to revise, edit and save changes on different project documents. The software also allows users to control, track and manage the revisions of project documents through the "Revision Manager" utility. The Strategies a Project Manager Uses to Ensure a Successful Project Successful completion of a project relies heavily on how the project is managed. The project manager must understand the key objectives and goals of the project for him to execute his duties effectively and efficiently. A project manager must possess great

leadership qualities and excellent communication skills to enable him to relate and interact well with all the stakeholders of a project. How to Link a Report to a Transaction Code for SAP The SAP solutions business suite is a software suite that includes many separate applications. SAP allows you to create projects that can be used both internally by your office staff and externally, via the Internet, for your clients and customers. With such a large network of opportunity, you may find it useful to link different items together, if they have a direct correlation. When creating role menus in Identity Management, you can link reports to other items such as transactions. This is not necessary, but you can do it if you wish. What Is Flowcharting in Project Management? Flowcharts use special symbols connected by lines to visually represent the flow of almost anything. There are flowcharts which describe everything from the physical movement of materials through a supply chain to maps of theoretical decisionmaking criteria. In project management, flowcharts are used in several specific ways. What Does a Project Manager in Manufacturing Make? Project managers serve an important purpose in a variety of industries. These management professionals generally take the lead in various projects in fields like construction or engineering. A project manager can be anyone serving in a managerial role in fields where large-scale projects are undertaken regularly. Some serve primarily as cost estimators, while others take a more hands-on approach to project management. Salaries for those in manufacturing project management depend upon the specific industry in which they work. Things to Remember in a Project Manager Interview Many of the questions in a project manager interview will be about your work experience and abilities as they pertain to the position you're applying for. Though honesty and good communication skills are the paramount aspects of conducting a good interview, there are also some key things to remember when answering interview questions that will help you showcase your project management skills, and will thus increase your chances of getting hired for the position. Practice various questions in advance of the interview to ensure that you are fully prepared. Budgetary Responsibilities of a Project Manager A project manager creates, monitors and controls the "three-legged stool" of project management: scope, schedule and budget. It is the project manager's responsibility to define the boundaries of the project and keep the project scope within those boundaries. Similarly, the project manager ensures that the project comes in on schedule and within budget. Career Day Presentation Ideas for a Project Manager As far as job titles go, "project manager" can mean many things. It can be used to describe someone who manages people in an office, runs an independent research project, or coordinates a decentralized online project. If you are being called up to present on career day, you need to convey both your job and the nature of the projects you manage. Plant Manager Grain Engineer Projects Despite no increase in cultivated farm land over the last century, the United States produces far more grain than it ever has before -- enough to feed itself and much of the world. With the same amount of acreage in cultivation, America produces 10 times the agricultural exports it did a century ago while feeding three times as many people in the United States. Grain processing facilities do not just process and ship grain, such as corn, wheat and oats; the engineers constantly work on projects to help increase the yield per acre and make more efficient use of grain The Salary of a Junior-Level Project Manager Junior-level project managers provide support to senior-level project mangers in various industries, including the construction management field, computer and information systems management, and consulting. Junior-level project managers typically earn considerably less than senior-level project managers, but this often depends upon the level of responsibility of that has been delegated to them. The Bureau of Labor Statistics does not list a separate career category designated for "project managers," so determining a project manager's salary requires an examination of the specific industry in which the manager works. Pay Rates for an Entry-Level Project Manager According to WetFeet.com, a project manager "oversees the planning, implementing, quality control and status reporting on a given project." These often certified individuals perform these functions in various fields of work, ranging from information

technologies to construction. The pay rates for members of this valuable occupation vary according to a few factors, such as education. The Route to Take to Become a Project Manager Project managers do not always need education, with experience playing a more important role. However, education can help project managers. One way to get more experience is to volunteer when possible. Also, the aspiring project managers should pay close attention to the current project manager and try to help the manager whenever possible. What Are the Duties of the Project Manager in a Marketing Consulting Firm? In today's business world, organizations are often inundated with responsibil