The 10 areas of knowledge. 6: Project Human Resource Management

The 10 areas of knowledge. 6: Project Human Resource Management

In the set of good practices in the Project Management Book of Knowledge (PMBOK), the sixth area of ​​knowledge refers to human resources management within a project. It is fundamental to perform human resource management of the organization to the highest standard....
Turn your PMO into a resource pool

Turn your PMO into a resource pool

In addition to the “weather station” and the “control tower”, Casey and Peck distinguish a third type of Project Management Office: the “pool of resources”. Often, this type of PMO is more simply named by its directive capacity. In...
Guide to Resource Management at Portfolio Level

Guide to Resource Management at Portfolio Level

There are more and more companies that, regardless of their size, are applying strategies to optimize the management of their portfolio. This fragmented macro-unit welcomes the set of projects, programs or operations opened by the company to respond to its business...
The 3 keys to correctly estimating time

The 3 keys to correctly estimating time

The management and planning of resources is an essential process in business, since it allows the monitoring of projects and their results, as well as anticipating the emergence of risks.  The best way to handle the management of resources is to use some kind of...