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Sure thing! Setting Cross Project Dependencies is easy. If you mean that tasks on Project A can influence the schedule of tasks on Project B, then yes. We call those Cross Project Dependencies and you can read about them here: Using Cross Project Dependencies (Short ‘How To’ article) Be...(more)
by: Margaret Campbellin:  From the Office Hours  
IRVINE, CA, May 26, 2015 – Cloud based project management software provider, Project Insight, announced the release of change orders associated with projects to control project scope and cost. Many project teams that work on client-facing projects find that clients make additional requests as t...(more)
by: Denise Rodriguezin:  Project Insight News  
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