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How Does Project Procurement Differ From Corporate Procurement?

How Does Project Procurement Differ From Corporate Procurement?

In comparison to corporate procurement, there are significant differences in the way project procurement needs to be tracked and managed. Corporate procurement systems are very rarely built with functionality that allows users to see the details that project procurement needs– tracking materials and process equipment at the detailed level required for projects.

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Top 10 Project Manager Challenges

Top 10 Project Manager Challenges

Project managers know their jobs can be extremely rewarding, but as projects become more complex their roles can become very demanding and frustrating. These complex projects require hard work, long hours (and countless coffee refills!), and an exceptional amount of...

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How to Accurately Measure Project Progress

How to Accurately Measure Project Progress

Introduction: Is it best to report on the progress of engineering work on a project using solely a Critical Path Method (CPM) schedule? It's certainly possible to do so, but it is just not practical— Creating, in some cases, hundreds or thousands of activities,...

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How To Choose the Right Pilot Project for New Software

How To Choose the Right Pilot Project for New Software

When implementing project lifecycle management software, like ARES PRISM, it is a common practice to select a pilot project that represents a cross section of characteristics likely to be encountered. There are a number of reasons and purposes for this piloting...

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Transforming Your Business with Executive Dashboards

Transforming Your Business with Executive Dashboards

Data visualization through a powerful executive dashboard tool helps you take business analytics to the next level. Not only are you able to reveal hidden trends and identify risks, but you can also visually display executive dashboards for multiple projects for all...

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A Year in Review: ARES PRISM 2019

A Year in Review: ARES PRISM 2019

Another great year of helping our customers achieve project management success with ARES PRISM is coming to a close!  Check out our biggest achievements and proudest moments of 2019! For Our Customers: 24/7 Customer Support We launched 24/7 ARES PRISM customer support...

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Change Management Software

Change Management Software

Change management in project management is the controlling or managing of any deviation (or change) from the project plan that is in action. Change management, also known as change control, is the process of tracking and reacting according to the changes that are...

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Societal Benefits of Infrastructure Projects

Societal Benefits of Infrastructure Projects

ARES PRISM has been utilized on many major infrastructure projects across the globe, including mega projects. One of the things we love more than helping our customers stay on schedule and on budget are the benefits projects like these bring to society.  Take our...

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