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by kwalford
Thu 22 Nov 2012 3:09 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: What is the answer to this Critical Chain question?
Replies: 3
Views: 5859

Re: What is the answer to this Critical Chain question?

When you say Project buffer, is this the float essentially?
by kwalford
Mon 12 Nov 2012 3:08 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: What is the answer to this Critical Chain question?
Replies: 3
Views: 5859

What is the answer to this Critical Chain question?

If the Earliest Finish of the final activity of a network is 20 days then what would the Latest Finish be?

My answer would be it depends on the duration of the final activity of the plan.


Answers please ladies and gents!
by kwalford
Wed 07 Nov 2012 10:37 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: Product-based Planning Vs Work Breakdown Structure
Replies: 3
Views: 7946

Product-based Planning Vs Work Breakdown Structure

Which approach do you use for planning in your projects? Or, do you use a hybrid of both?

What do you think are the benfits of each approach too?
by kwalford
Wed 31 Oct 2012 2:26 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: Prince2 Change Request Process
Replies: 0
Views: 5939

Prince2 Change Request Process

Let me give you this scenario; you are a PM and the project sponsor asks you this question, how will you manage change requests in the project? How will you perform an Impact Analysis and on what?

What would be your answer? Please answer the question from a Prince2 view point.
by kwalford
Tue 09 Oct 2012 8:34 am
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: 3 Popular Project Management Qualifications - A View
Replies: 4
Views: 8091

Re: 3 Popular Project Management Qualifications - A View

Thanks Darren.

Does anyone have any feedback on the APMP for Prince2 Practitioners? I know it is a special slimmed down version of the PMBOK, but what is the exam like etc?
by kwalford
Mon 08 Oct 2012 12:40 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: 3 Popular Project Management Qualifications - A View
Replies: 4
Views: 8091

Re: 3 Popular Project Management Qualifications - A View

The above is a really good overview of the big question, what project management certs are there & what value do they add? I am keen to know how Prince2 and Certified Scrum Master (CSM); please advise ? Do their methodolgies contradict themselves? How could they work in tandem? There is no point...
by kwalford
Wed 03 Oct 2012 8:33 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: Advice on Moving From Graphic Designer to Project Manager
Replies: 5
Views: 11011

Re: Advice on Moving From Graphic Designer to Project Manager

Just to add to what someone has commented on; I would advise to learn how to use MS Projects 2010 as a lot of jobsd state that MS Projects is desired, or even required.
by kwalford
Tue 25 Sep 2012 5:43 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: Advice on Moving From Graphic Designer to Project Manager
Replies: 5
Views: 11011

Re: Advice on Moving From Graphic Designer to Project Manager

Hi mate, Most UK Jobs require Prince2, PMP, or APMP certs. The PMP is quite hard to achieve (if not impossible) without Project experience under your belt. Well actually part of the exam for PMP requires PM'ing experience. The Prince2 will open up a lot of doors for you, but you will struggle with e...
by kwalford
Tue 18 Sep 2012 7:30 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: Change of Career From IT into Project Management
Replies: 6
Views: 8940

Re: Change of Career From IT into Project Management

what IT job you in currently too? Networking or software? My company supports networks, MPLS, LAN's routers etc.