ARES PRISM Blog

Trends in Project Management & Project Controls

Stop Using Excel to Manage Multiple Projects

Using Excel spreadsheets to track cost and progress for one project is manageable. Excel allows project managers to spend time creating colorful reports and checking their data for accuracy. However, for project managers who have more than one project, perhaps even a...

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A Year in Review: ARES PRISM 2018

Another great year of helping our customers achieve project management success with ARES PRISM is wrapping up! It has been such a busy year, and while we could write a novel about 2018, we figured our readers would prefer a recap of the highlights. Check out our...

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Top 5 Project Management Mistakes to Avoid in 2019

Project managers know that there are a lot of moving parts that go into making a project successful. We’ve compiled a list of the most common project management problems and the solutions to fix them. 1. Using Spreadsheets to Manage Your Project/Not Using a PM Tool If...

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Field Management Made Easy

The ARES PRISM Field Management module has been redesigned to simplify the way you track project progress. New features have been added to enhance both the Field Management and Reporting capabilities. Here are a few of the highlights: Simplification of Progress...

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Measuring Project Performance With Earned Value Management

According to the Project Management Institute, earned value management is a management methodology for integrating scope, schedule, and resources; for objectively measuring project performance and progress; and for forecasting project outcome. Earned value management...

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ARES PRISM Is Taking The Mining Industry By Storm

Burlingame, CA: More and more mining companies are embracing ARES PRISM as their project management solution. Greenstone Gold Mines, De Beers Canada and Resolute Mining have all recently begun implementing the ARES PRISM suite of software. ARES PRISM provides these...

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Tailoring Your Project Reports To The Right Audience

Proper project reporting is a complex task that requires understanding how the project fits into the overall portfolio of your organization and how it impacts your customer(s). It’s important to tailor your reporting to what your stakeholders want to see. Tailoring...

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