Excel


Specific Goals!

When I meet with someone for the first time about their business, I ask, what is their goal?  Usually the answer is a smattering of life/work balance/ successful business/adequate funding.  However, that is not very specific. In the past week I’ve talked to several people.  I’ve asked them all ‘how many hours they wanted to…


Critical Path Management (CPM)

What is Critical Path Management (CPM)?  It’s an essential part of determining a project management timeline.  It was originally developed in the 1940’s and was implemented developed by the Manhatten project, Dupont and other large corporations. The mathmatical equations have changed since it was created, however, the thought process and logic are essential. A simple…


Construction Planner – Red/Green Light

Here is a handy construction planner that I recently made for someone.  It’s one sheet and as red and green lights on the budget variance columns. Visual warnings can instantly let you know if a project is over or under budget.  A sea of red is difficult to ignore. Build in some warning lights into…