PPM Intelligence
Latest News and Insights
Microsoft PPM Resource Management
Improve Resource Management with Project Online

Following on from the previous articles The Future PMO Tool is not Excel & Increasing Visibility into Project Performance With Project Online, let’s continue to understand how you could continue to work smarter with Microsoft Project Online to improve your approach to Resource Management. I have highlighted the pains associated with poor resource management previously […]

Increasing Visibility into Project Performance With Project Online

By Baz Khinda Following on from the introductory article last month The Future PMO Tool is not Excel, let’s continue to understand how you could continue to work smarter to increase visibility into Project Performance using Microsoft Project Online. To illustrate this, let’s consider a current and real-world programme that many organisations are currently undertaking […]

New Power BI Content Pack for Microsoft Project

Following on from the original Power BI Content Pack, launched back in 2015, the next iteration (v1.6 to be precise) is now finally available and the team unanimously agreed that it’s both beautiful and of course hugely insightful! Compared to the original content pack, this is quite a significant upgrade and in some ways appears […]

The Future PMO Tool is not Excel

So, you’re working hard in a fast-paced PMO but could you be working smarter? Often (on most occasions) when we ask, “What tools are you using in the PMO?” whether it be for scheduling, resourcing, managing RAID logs, reporting financials or for documenting the serial numbers of the lightsabres distributed to the PMO team, the […]

Wellingtone’s Future PMO Brings Exciting Changes to our Industry

During the successful FuturePMO conference in London’s Hammersmith Novotel, Wellingtone Project Management not only revealed their new look and PPM DNA services, but also made a commitment to the PMO industry through the FuturePMO ethos and promise of future events, content, and community. Demonstrating that commitment to the PMO industry, Wellingtone is delighted to announce […]

Important Notification for Microsoft Project 2013 Users

What’s the issue? As of 30 June 2017, Microsoft Project 2013 users will no longer be able to connect to Project Online. Microsoft will be changing the minimum version you can connect to Project Online to Microsoft Project 2016. This means that you will be blocked from connecting to Project Web App (PWA) and therefore […]

Issue with Icons in Project Sites | SharePoint

For some of our SharePoint lists (particularly Risks, Issues and PM Updates) we use conditional icons to indicate RAG statuses and Overdue statues. For example: We use these via calculated columns within SharePoint. Microsoft are blocking this functionality for Project Online from today and for Project Server 2013 or 2016 when clients install the June […]

eVa22 – Brexibility

For the third year running, Wellingtone will be in exhibiting at eVa22 at the wonderful Armourer’s Hall in London. This is one of the best project management conferences for project control knowledge, learning & development as well as an opportunity to network with other like-minded project professionals. Brexibility: This year EVA focuses on the New […]

Project Online Client Requirements are Changing

As suggested by the title, the Project Online client requirements are changing! The reason being that Microsoft are making architectural changes to features in Project Online which impact older versions of Project that currently connect to Project Online. You can see the original notification from the Office 365 Admin Portal below: To summarise, as of February […]

Office 365 Project Online: Essentials, Professional, and Premium

If you’d just familiarised yourself with all of the Microsoft PPM licenses, i.e. Project Lite, Project Online, Project Online with Project for Office 365. it’s time for you to dust off the neutraliser (memory eraser) and acquaint yourself with the newly announced Project SKUs(Stock Keeping Unit) from Microsoft. You may be wondering why the SKU’s […]

Back to the top of the page