Calculate Resource Utilisation from Resource Engagements Explained

Posted By Posted by: Dan Stopher on April 20, 2018

Since the introduction of Engagements to Microsoft Project Online we have had the below option in MS Project under Project -> Project Information But what exactly does this setting do? Resource Centre In the case of the Resource Centre -> Capacity Planning -> Capacity and Engagements heatmap view, this setting has no effect! This view shows

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Resource Engagement and Part-Time Resources

Posted By Posted by: Derek Halawa on April 11, 2018

Summary: In Microsoft Project Professional, when using Resource Engagement feature to handle part-time resources, don’t use the resource’s Max Units, instead use a resource calendar. Resource Engagement is a more flexible approach to Resource Management compared to Task Assignments. There’s a wealth of articles about using this feature, however, there’s no specific post about its interaction

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Working Offline and Resource Engagement

Posted By Posted by: Derek Halawa on November 22, 2017

The Need Project managers use sophisticated scheduling/resourcing of Microsoft Project Professional. The desktop client is meant to be connected to the Online PWA instance to access all features such as Enterprise Resources. The Challenge PMs need to work on their projects on the go where they are not always connected to the Online PWA. The

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Introducing Microsoft PPM

Posted By Posted by: Lysa Le on August 24, 2017

At the PMO Leadership Summit 2017 in Sydney on 22-23 Aug, EPM Partners had the opportunity to briefly introduce our PPM tool of choice, Microsoft. Laith Adel, our General Manager, had the podium for a short 15 mins introducing Microsoft PPM tool from the market and functionality perspective. Did you miss out on the presentation?

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EPM Partners chosen as finalist for MAPA 2016 by Microsoft

Posted By Posted by: EPM Partners on July 6, 2016

At the current MAPA (Microsoft Australia Partner Award) 2016, we nominated our success case study of Project Portfolio Management implementation with AGL (link). It received great acknowledgment from Microsoft for the partnership in working closely to produce innovative and successful long term solutions for our client. We came up as a finalist from almost 200 nominations across 20 different categories that were judged

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