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Project 2013 Like a Boss is a comprehensive course that takes students from complete newbie to guru with Microsoft's powerful project management application that's used at Fortune 500 companies throughout the world.
In other words, students will be able to use Project 2013 to manage their projects... like a Boss.
The course includes approximately 8 hours of video instruction delivered in 100 separate lessons, making it perfect for learning the application from the ground up, or for going back to review/refresh on a specific skill.
New Updates: includes downloadable study guide for the Microsoft 74-343 Exam.
Author and Microsoft Certified Instructor Brian Culp has been teaching Microsoft Project since the 2003 edition. In this examination of the 2013 edition, he will give students a guided tour of the application's newest, most commonly used, and most powerful features.
Students of this course will learn:
Additionally, the objectives of this training will prepare students for the Microsoft 74-343 Certification Exam.
Although not a requirement, to get the most out of this course, students should be familiar with the basic principals of project management.
By simply following along with the hands-on exercises, viewers of this course will be able to create a robust project plan from scratch - all without the need to download course or demo files.
What's more, the results are guaranteed! You'll have a better understanding of projects and Microsoft Project than ever before, and be ready to pass the the MOC 74-343 exam, or your money back. No questions asked.
There's a saying in the project management business: "Projects become a year late one day at a time."
So don't let this be just another day. Please enroll now, or watch a couple of sample lessons... because every day you're not learning Project is another day further away from that new job or big promotion!
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30 day money back guarantee.
Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.
Certificate of completion.
|Section 1: Project 2013 Basics|
What you'll learn about Project 2013Preview
The Project WindowPreview
Project 2013 Backstage
Using the Ribbon
Get started with Project Views
Downloadable Exam Objectives
|Section 2: Creating a first project in Project|
Create a New Project Plan
Configure task durationPreview
Use project milestones
Save a project
|Section 3: Project Scheduling|
Schedule with the Gantt ChartPreview
Assign working time
Use an alternate calendar
Work time exceptionsPreview
Delete and manage calendars
|Section 4: Assign Resources to Tasks|
Configure Project Resources
Add Resource Notes
Duration vs Units vs Cost
Assign Resources to Tasks
Use the Task Form
Set Working Time Exceptions
Use a Part-time Resource
Delete a Resource
|Section 5: Manage Task Relationships|
Use Automatic Scheduling
Use Finish to Start relationships
Change Task dependencies
Lag and LeadPreview
Cut Copy Paste
Manage Task constraints
Prevent unwanted date constraints
Change the Default Task Type
|Section 6: Track the Progress of your project|
Understand effort-driven tasks
Configure effort-driven tasks
Assign Cost resources
Assign material resources
View project cost and duration
Save a Baseline
Update task completion
Update actual work values
Gantt Chart formatting
Advanced Gantt Chart formatting
Customize the Timeline
Timeline Pan and Zoom
Annotate the Gantt Chart
Config the Gantt Timescale
|Section 7: Make Project Adjustments|
The Task Inspector
Adjust work time for specific tasks
Change task types
Task types and views
The Critical Path
Manually enter a Summary Task
Inactivate a task
Interrupt a task
Multiple Resource Availability
Multiple Resource Pay Rates
Multiple Resource Cost Tables
Delay work on a task
Use the Team Planner
|Section 8: Refine the Project Plan|
Update the project Baseline
Create an Interim Plan
Track remaining work
Track remaining cost
Enter manual costs
Identify Project Slack
Reschedule Incomplete Work
Identify task slippage
Use Additional Baselines
|Section 9: Communicate Project Details|
Run a ReportPreview
Print Reports and Views
Copy and Paste Views
Highlight task relationships
Format calendar views
Format network diagrams
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Over the course of 10 years, I've authored over 30 technical titles for publishers like O’Reilly, McGraw-Hill and Addison-Wesley. I’ve spent countless hours teaching technical subjects to individuals and Fortune 500 companies - clients like Microsoft, Sprint, Sony Pictures Entertainment, and Budweiser.
I’ve taught students ranging from beginners with Outlook, to veteran admins seeking MCSE Certification. Through it all, I've learned a lot, including this: learning doesn’t have to be painful or boring.
In all of my Like a Boss courses - Visio, Project, OneNote and others - you'll quickly learn the skills you need. I place special emphasis on the real-world and the best-practice.
Additionally, I'll help you overcome any hurdles specific to your needs. Answering your community discussions questions and helping you accomplish your goals are my top priorities.
So do what you’ve promised yourself you would. Either learn a new app, or learn how to unlock the potential of an app you already use.
And there's no risk - all of my courses come with a money back guarantee. If you don’t learn the skills you want, you get your money back. No questions asked.
So why wait? Sign up today and discover how quickly you can master that new application when you're learning... Like a Boss.