Workshop 1: Plan a Project Prepare Case: Painted Paradise Golf Resort - Annual Charity Golf Tournament Preparing a project plan Understand Project Management and Microsoft Project Terminology Starting a ProjectExplore the Project 2016 WindowModify the Quick Access Toolbar and Collapse the RibbonPrepare a Project Schedule Preparing a Project Schedule Using Project Information Dialog BoxModify a Project Calendar Modifying a Project Calendar Adding Exceptions to the Project CalendarUnderstand Manually Scheduled Versus Auto Scheduled Projects Auto Scheduling a Project Creating a project plan Identify and Enter Project Tasks Entering Project TasksModify Project Tasks in Project 2016 Adding and Modifying Project Tasks in the Entry Table Deleting Project Tasks in the Entry Table Moving, Cutting, Copying, and Pasting Modifying Project Tasks in Calendar View Modifying Project Tasks in Network Diagram ViewCreate Task Dependencies Adding Task DependenciesModify Task Dependencies and Task Constraints Modifying Dependencies and Constraints Adding Tasks to the Timeline Deleting Task DependenciesPrepare Project for Printing Project Views Preparing to Print in Gantt Chart View Preparing to Print in Calendar View Preparing to Print in Network Diagram ViewConcept Check Key Terms Visual summary Practice Problem solve Perform 1 Perform in Your Life Workshop 2: Creating a Detailed Project Plan Prepare Case: Painted Paradise Golf Resort - First Annual Charity Golf Tournament Detailing a project plan Identify the Critical PathIdentifying the Critical PathCreate a Work Breakdown Structure Creating a Work Breakdown Structure Filtering a WBS in Gantt Chart and Network Diagram Views Displaying WBS Code in the Entry TableCreate and Assign Project Resources Creating Project Resources Assigning Project ResourcesChange Task Durations by Adding Resources Setting Your Project to Effort Driven Changing Task Durations with Resource Assignments Using the Work Task Form in Split ViewView Resource Assignments in the Team Planner View Enhance a Project Schedule with Elapsed Duration and Recurring Tasks Adding Elapsed Durations Adding a Recurring TaskSharing Project Information Create Project Reports Creating Project ReportsCopy and Paste Project Information to Other Applications Copying and Pasting Project Information to Excel and Word Copying Project Information as a PictureShare Project Information with Microsoft Excel Exporting Project Information to Excel Importing Project Information from Excel Adjusting Imported Project Tasks Adding a Project Summary Task Linking Excel Data to ProjectUse and Create Project Templates Creating a Project Plan from an Existing Project Template Creating a Custom Project Template Using a Custom Project Template Concept Check Key Terms Visual summary Practice Problem solve Perform 1 Perform in Your Career Project 2016 Module 1 Capstone More practice 1 Problem solve 1 Problem solve 2 Perform Perform in Your Life Perform in Your Career
Amy S. Kinser, Esq., Series Editor Amy holds a B.A. degree in Chemistry with a Business minor from Indiana University, and a J.D. from the Maurer School of Law, also at Indiana University. After working as an environmental chemist, starting her own technology consulting company, and practicing intellectual property law, she has spent the past 15 years teaching technology at the Kelley School of Business in Bloomington, Indiana. Currently, she serves as the Director of Computer Skills and Senior Lecturer at the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University. She also loves spending time with her two sons, Aidan and J. Matthew, and her husband J. Eric. Kristyn A. Jacobson Kristyn holds an M.S. in Education from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse and a B.S. in Business Education from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. She has been a faculty member and department chair of the Business Technology department at Madison College in Madison, Wisconsin for over 14 years. She also serves as the curriculum coordinator for Microsoft Excel beginning, intermediate, and advanced level courses for the college. As well as teaching, Kristyn provides training to businesses on the Microsoft Office Suite including MS Project, project management, customer service, personal productivity, and time management. Prior to teaching at Madison College, she taught at a business college in Des Moines, Iowa where she helped implement their online learning program while also teaching traditional business courses. J. Eric Kinser Eric Kinser received his B.S. degree in Biology from Indiana University and his M.S. in Counseling and Education from the Indiana School of Education. He has worked in the medical field and in higher education as a technology and decision support specialist. He is currently a senior lecturer in the Operations and Decision Technology Department at the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University. When not teaching he enjoys experimenting with new technologies, traveling, and hiking with his family. Diane L. Kosharek Diane is a full-time Business Technology faculty member at Madison College in Madison, WI. In addition to her faculty role, she works closely with business and industry specialists, developing and delivering tailored training solutions to employees in areas such as customer service, software applications and business writing skills. Prior to joining Madison College, she worked as a Technology Training Consultant, providing consultation and production assistance to teaching faculty and staff to incorporate appropriate technology in their courses to enhance learning. Diane holds a Bachelor's Degree in Education from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a Master's Degree in Educational Computing from Cardinal Stritch University. Brant Moriarity Brant P. Moriarity earned a B.A. in Religious Studies/Philosophy and a M.S. in Information Systems at Indiana University. He is a Senior Lecturer at the Indiana University's Kelley School of Business where he teaches topics such as data management and analysis, as well as the strategic use of Information Systems in business. He is also the founder of Beats Per Minute Technologies, LLC, bringing the benefits of business analytics to small businesses and non-profit organizations.