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Microsoft Project 2016 Advanced Training - Become an Expert Project Manager

The ultimate next step for anyone interested in supercharging their project management skills

Description

Become a Microsoft Project expert with this easy to follow course featuring 9-hours of professionally produced videos. Exercise and demo files included.

  • Practice what you learned with included exercise files
  • Detailed easy instruction to master Microsoft Project 2016
  • A full 9 hours of professional video instruction
  • 53 easy to follow how-to videos
  • Everything explained step-by-step for quick comprehension
  • Complete project management software at the advanced level
  • The next step after completing Microsoft Project 2016 for Beginners
  • Enables you to complete projects on time and under budget
  • Increase your value at work
  • Starts with basic advanced features
  • Progresses logically from beginning advanced to complex
  • Learn to effectively split projects into sub-projects
  • Discover how to manage cost rate changes
  • Know how to import and exporting of project data
  • Learn effective use of budgets and tracking costs
  • Discover how to consolidate multiple projects


Got a lot of things going on at work, in your small business, or with personal projects? This is the ultimate software for getting your team organized and highly productive. MS Project was originally used to help Microsoft manage a huge number of software development projects in the 1980s when they were leading the tech world.


The application has steadily progressed to become the mammoth of project management it is today. A high level of expertise in the latest edition of MS Project is very valuable in the workplace or to run your own business.


The is the logical and very beneficial next step for anyone who has already completed Microsoft Project Beginner. Now you tackle the advanced aspects of Project 2016 with this easy to follow 9-hour course. The 53 videos were produced by a top team with years of experience making software training easy and interesting to follow.


This course starts with more basic advanced features and actions, then logically progresses to much more advanced features. Become a valuable MS Project 2016 expert.


Contents and Overview

Even difficult features and activities are made easy. This course keeps things understandable and logical to follow. It starts with an overview of the course structure and how to get the most out of the training. 


Chapter 2 launches into Consolidation and Resource Sharing giving you advanced insight in how to create efficiency with staff and materials. This is often where major savings begin for a business or organization using Project.


Chapter 3 shows you how to set up reoccurring tasks to save lots of time and effort. Chapter 4 instructs how to set up custom fields, an advanced activity that lets you customize Project for your company or project.


Chapter 5 delves into Outline Codes and WBS codes. It's important to note each chapter is concluded with an exercise. This gives the student practice at applying concepts and actions in real life type situations.


Chapter 6 lets you master all advanced aspects of the Costs section of Project 2016. There you can control cost across multiple projects to bring them all in under budget.

Subsequent chapters show you how to customize a number of aspects of Project, create a variety of helpful reports, and how to use macros the speed up use.

Full details

Curriculum

  • Introduction
    Introduction to Project 2016 Advanced Course
    7:04
    Course Structure
    6:09
    Project 2016 Advanced Exercise Files
    Project 2016 Advanced Course Files
  • Consolidation and Resource Sharing
    Introduction to Consolidation and Resource Sharing
    13:35
    Resource Sharing
    12:06
    Project Consolidation
    14:27
    Project Consolidation
    2:54
    Practical Sharing and Consolidation - Part 1
    14:57
    Practical Sharing and Consolidation - Part 2
    11:30
  • Recurring Tasks
    Setting Up Recurring Tasks
    11:31
  • Custom Fields
    Creating a Custom Field
    14:19
    Calculated Custom Field - Part 1
    12:42
    Calculated Custom Field - Part 2
    7:25
    Exercise 02
    4:03
  • Outline Codes and WBS Codes
    What are Outline Numbering and WBS Codes
    14:57
    Problems in Outline Numbering and WBS Codes
    8:46
    Outline Codes
    11:32
    Exercise 3
    4:42
  • Costs
    Fixed Task Costs
    7:49
    Cost Accrual
    7:30
    Budget Costs
    12:28
    Cost Rates and Rate
    10:05
    Overtime
    7:18
    Variable Material Costs
    6:55
    Exercise 04
    3:31
  • Custom Tables
    Customization of Tables
    13:40
    Management of Custom Table Definitions
    9:27
  • Custom Views
    Use of Custom Views
    12:16
  • Sorting, Filtering, and Grouping
    Sorting
    8:54
    Filtering
    15:22
    Grouping
    14:14
    Exercise 05
    3:32
  • Reports
    Reporting Overview
    14:01
    Creating and Customizing Reports - Part 1
    14:52
    Creating and Customizing Reports - Part 2
    14:38
    Creating and Customizing Reports - Part 3
    14:53
    Creating and Customizing Reports - Part 4
    14:16
    Targeted Reporting - Part 1
    16:23
    Targeted Reporting - Part 2
    13:32
    Exercise 06
    3:34
    Comparing Projects
    9:05
  • Visual Reports
    Visual Reporting using Excel
    11:08
    Visual Reporting using Visio
    13:02
  • Earned Value Analysis
    Earned Value Analysis Basic Terminology
    16:57
    Example of Earned Value Analysis
    14:32
    Exercise 07
    6:31
  • Import and Export
    Importing Data to Project
    14:55
    Exporting Data from Project
    15:00
    Exercise 08
    2:35
  • Macros
    Recording a Macro
    11:56
    Writing a Macro
    15:32
    Macro Security
    5:44
    Exercise 09
    6:09
  • Conclusion
    Closing
    0:36

Skills

  • Microsoft Project

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