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Nuh-uh! Yes it does! The work column in MS Project is not default in your MS Project project plan. Out of sight, out of mind, right? Instead, if you enter a duration for your task, MS Project multiplies the duration by your standard work day - typically 8 hours. The calculations in MS Proj...(more)
by: Margaret Campbellin:  From the Office Hours  
Happy Memorial Day! Memorial Day was marked for Americans to unite with family members to remember and honor the soldiers lost while fighting in the Civil War. Many will observe this day by visiting cemeteries or memorials. Unofficially, we celebrate this day as the beginning of summe...(more)
by: Margaret Campbellin:  Project Insight Customer Newsletter  Comments (1)
We were joined by some saavy Project Managers in our last Office Hours session. It was our pleasure to walk them through some of the distinct difference between MS Project and Project Insight. We know, we know: MS Project is the authority on pm software. Mainly because it's old and it's Microsof...(more)
by: Margaret Campbellin:  From the Office Hours  
Wes has been doing this training thing for a loooooooooooooong time... I mean, a really long time - like we're talking 15 years that Project Insight has existed kinda long. When we reported to me that this was a question in Office Hours, he was so excited. "Rarely does a training question make m...(more)
by: Margaret Campbellin:  From the Office Hours  
This is a great question because it was worded exactly correctly. Using Allotments means managing MORE data in Project Insight, not less, so if we can save you some time by NOT doing allotments then let's choose that... Now, with that said, Resource Allotments is most helpful when you have...(more)
by: Margaret Campbellin:  From the Office Hours  
Under Task reports there is a filtering option, right in the middle of the choices called "Report Filter Type Options." This is probably the most important feature for Project Insight Task Reporting: Report Filter Types. Here you will find the option to filter for any of the following cond...(more)
by: Margaret Campbellin:  From the Office Hours  
Well, you caught me. The Sandbox at Project Insight is the equivalent to The Secret Menu at In-n-Out. As In-n-Out says, we we're "all about making our customers happy".*** So it will be a secret no more! Customer Success and Technical Support have teamed up to share the answer to the quest...(more)
by: Margaret Campbellin:  From the Office Hours  
IRVINE, Calif., May 12, 2015 – Telered, S.A. (www.telered.com), the electronic payment network of Panama, has replaced its 22 year-old manual project solution with Project Insight project management software (www.projectinsight.net) to increase productivity and maximize transparency. In a...(more)
by: Denise Rodriguezin:  Project Insight News  
First, Wes suggested to make this change on the template, so you don't need to change it every time You can set this at the Global level or the Project Level Global Level: Administration > Default Project > Task Options > Default Task Options > [see two options below] Enables ...(more)
by: Margaret Campbellin:  From the Office Hours  
Customer Success has been wildly successful with our latest Customer Success initiative: Office Hours At Office Hours, Project Insight users to join any time during the hour or two hour standing meetings to discuss your Project Insight questions. It’s like paying for training without the pa...(more)
by: Margaret Campbellin:  From the Office Hours