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Resource Planning for Dummies, Top 10 Tips from the Cobra Guy and What’s New in Acumen 8.0

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Resource Planning for Dummies: Trends & Benefits (Part 2)

Wednesday, November 9 | 11:00am ET -

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Resource planning plays a significant role and brings significant value throughout the project lifecycle of every project, and for every member of the team.  

In Part 2 of this series, we take a closer look at how effective resource planning can be achieved at every phase – from opportunity and initiation to project execution and close out. 

Register today!

Top 10 Tips from the Cobra Guy

Thursday, November 10 | 11:00am ET

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What’s the best way to update budget and forecast details in Cobra 8?  How can you get more out of the reporting tool? Is it possible to integrate a P6 schedule to accurately estimate costs?  Join the “Cobra Guy” from Ten Six Consulting for the answers to these questions and more during our upcoming live webinar. 

You’ll hear what others have learned about making the most of Cobra in their environment, and walk away with 10 new ways to improve your experience with the tool at your organization. Register today!

What’s New in Acumen 8.0

Wednesday, November 30 | 11:00am ET

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Improved schedule forensics. Built-in metrics to support the DCMA’s new thresholds for EVAS compliance. A new Risk Executive Briefing and Metric Summary report.  

These are just a few of the great new features of Acumen 8.0! Whether you’re already a seasoned Acumen user, or newly interested in the tool, I encourage you to join us to see the new tool in action! 

Our experts will be giving an in-depth preview of Acumen 8.0 and offering tips for getting the most out of the integrated toolset. Register today!

New Podcast: Are Project Planning Tools Really All They’re Hyped Up to Be?

Project planning can be performed in a variety of ways – from handwritten plans and Excel spreadsheets, to detailed project schedules output from a robust scheduling tool. And level of detail required for each project plan depends on the complexity of the work and the overall project budget. So which planning method should you choose? The answer lies in our latest podcast, Are Project Planning Tools Really all They’re Hyped up to Be? Tune in now.

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