Essential Project KPIs and the Financial Returns that Love Them

March 18th, 2020

Essential Project KPIs

Project KPIs, or Key Performance Indicators, are measurable values that help you evaluate project performance. When executing a project, it is important to develop meaningful KPIs that help ensure projects are delivering intended benefits. This traditionally meant staying within budget and on schedule. But in today’s complex and competitive landscape, KPIs also need to ensure […]


Methods and Tools to Support a Business-Driven Project Management Office

January 30th, 2020

In our fast changing world of capital projects, many organizations are looking to digitally transform their Project Management Office (PMO). Their goal is better control of their project portfolio. Project management methodologies, certifications and tools have around for many years and have considerably increased the maturity of PMOs. However, even as projects are managed better […]


Foundations of Progress Measurement (Part III): Construction

November 5th, 2019

Progress Measurement During Construction

The¬†Importance of Progress Measurement¬† Progress measurement is a key element of project management for construction projects. It helps to determine earned value, cost at completion, and the estimated finished date of the project. These are all very important things to know if you want to keep costs and schedule under control. However, being able to […]


Foundations of Good Earned Value Management

October 1st, 2019

In this blog, I will cover the foundations of good Earned Value Management (EVM). EVM is a project management method that helps project managers measure project performance objectively. It helps answer three key questions about a project: Where have we been? Where are we now? Where are we going? First, I will explain the basic […]