How to Sort By WBS Hierarchy

Written on . By Tracy Mah

It is very important when you are creating a Work Breakdown Structure in Primavera P6 Professional that you pay close attention to the column sort order. When you click the top of any column in P6, the table will sort either in an Ascending or Descending order alphabetically. There is a third option in the WBS […]

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Posted in Layouts, Primavera, Video Tutorials, Work Breakdown Structure

Missed Collabro’s Legare Free Webcast Series?

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If you missed Collabro’s free webcast series on Legare, then you’re in luck. You can still watch Legare presentations on Collabro’s website. The free webcasts were on a series of topics that included: Cost (Budget) Loading into Primavera P6 XER Fixer – Loading XER Files into P6 SAP: Smooth, Accurate, and Practical Integration between SAP […]

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Introduction to STO300

Written on . By Tracy Mah

Last year in December 2014, our partner consultant and STO expert, Ted Lister, was in Malaysia teaching his customized STO300 course for resource dependent planning. If you are interested in taking this training, visit our course page for more information.

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Posted in STO Navigator, Video Tutorials

What’s The Deal with Groups Bars and How WBS Summary Activities Can Help

Written on . By Tracy Mah

Group Bars are a great tool to summarize activity data in Primavera, but there are some nuances to be aware of, especially if your project uses different calendars to schedule work.  In the tutorial, I’ll explain in-depth how the Group Bars summarize activity data and some of the settings involved.  I’ll then explain how a little-known […]

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Posted in Activity Types, Primavera, Video Tutorials

Performance vs Productivity – Best Practices for Dynamic Project Scheduling

Written on . By Tracy Mah

An exerpt from our CPM300 course – P6 for Plant Maintenance and Turnaround Projects Project Management guru Ted Lister explains some key concepts for building dynamic project schedules.  What is Performance?  What is Productivity?  Why are these two core concepts often confused?  Let Ted explain how to measure performance and apply productivity to your project.

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Level of Effort Activities

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What is a “Level of Effort” activity?  How can you use it in your projects?  All is revealed in this 7 minute tutorial.  Learn how to create activities that dynamically grow or shrink using the Level of Effort Activity type in Primavera P6.

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Linking Projects Together

Written on . By Tracy Mah

Ever want to have multiple smaller projects work together as one? Ever have the need for interdependencies between projects? Ever need projects to be linked with relationships? Fear not. We’ll show you how to link projects together in Oracle’s Primavera P6.

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Posted in Primavera, Video Tutorials