How to Plan a Project in 4 simple steps
Need to plan your project? Don't know where to start? Plan your project easily using this guide and our proven project plan templates
Project Plan Checklist: 15 steps to the perfect schedule
This 15 point checklist ensures that your project plan is workable and realistic. It is fast and easy to use, and FREE to download in Word and PDF.
Crashing and fast-tracking project plans
What is Critical Path Analysis
What are Gantt Charts? How they work, history, examples and limitations
What are Gantt charts? Gantt Charts are the foundation of project planning. Read this 5 minute introduction to Henry Gantt and Gantt charts. Most introductions to modern project planning techniques begin with Henry Gantt (1861 – 1919).
What is a Network Diagram? Meaning and definition
How to create a Precedence Diagram step by step
Why you should avoid fixing start and finish dates in project scheduling
Project Planning - Resource Allocation and Levelling
Guide planning a project. This page covers stage 4 - resource allocation and levelling and discusses a common planning challenge.
How to add task duration to a Project Schedule
How to add task duration to a Project Schedule. In this 3rd stage of project planning you estimate the duration needed to complete each task.
Task Dependencies in Project Planning
Understand the task dependencies in project planning. Know how to use the task dependencies in project scheduling - finish-to-start, start-to-finish, start-to-start and finish-to-finish.
Task Sequence Dependency Attributes in Project Scheduling
How to use Task sequence in Project Scheduling. Task sequence can be classified as one of four different types. Mandatory vs. Discretionary and Internal vs. External. Knowing and understanding the different types of sequence dependencies provides a lot of benefits.
How to make a Timeline with PowerPoint
Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)
Need to create a WBS? Read this guide to creating a Work Breakdown Structure. To plan a project you need to be sure that you have captured all of the deliverables and tasks that make up the finished project in a Work Breakdown Structure (WBS).
Work Breakdown Structure checklist
Use this checklist to review your Work Breakdown Structures (WBS)! This checklist can be used for any project regardless of industry. It focusses on the key elements that must be in place for a WBS to define the work.
Example Work Breakdown Structures
22 Work Breakdown Structure examples! WBS examples for a software project, construction projects, a conference, finding a job, selling a house, planning permission and other real projects. FREE to download in Visio and PDF format.
Work Breakdown Structure - Online template
Need to create a work breakdown structure? Use this WBS template to create your WBS online in minutes. Created in MindMeister, it is scalable for any size of project. Adjust the colours and styles with customisable themes. Export to PDF, image, .mind. Edit the WBS with your team with online collaboration and email links or embed in a webpage.