Microsoft Project

Microsoft Project is a leading, if not the leading scheduling software in the construction industry. While there are others that may do a good job of scheduling – they are not as easy to learn, customize, view and share information.

Most importantly Microsoft Project is designed to streamline and integrate with all your other everyday Microsoft Office Programs. Microsoft has committed to providing the most universal and powerful scheduling systems for us to use.

Microsoft Project is a great and powerful software – but like all software it is only potential power. Our Scheduling Templates, Support & Training give you all the tools to schedule your projects easily and effectively.

Our entire site – including the Construction Scheduling Templates, Systems, Construction Scheduling Support & Construction Scheduling Training are based on using Microsoft Project as your core scheduling software.

All of our Scheduling Templates, Support & Training are designed to work with and support Microsoft Project versions 2000 through version 2010.

We do not provide Microsoft Project – our goal is to empower you with Templates, Tools, Systems, Support & Training to help you successfully schedule, manage and control your projects. We will, however, help and guide you for the most economical version of Microsoft Project that will fit your needs.

10 Benefits of Using Microsoft Project

User friendly and has the common interface as other Microsoft Office Programs

Easily share information between Excel, Outlook, Word, SharePoint and other software programs

Simple enough for a beginner and robust enough for the most advanced scheduler

Easy customization for integration with your particular needs and requirements

Easy and Effective communication via email and the internet

Filter and View for any information required

Automation of the processes of organizing, scheduling, recording, calculating, tracking, reporting, and analyzing schedule data for any project.

Microsoft Project is specified and recognized as a leading scheduling software

Designed by Microsoft – the leading software developer in the world

Regular software upgrades providing state of the art technology

10 Myths of Scheduling & Using Microsoft Project

Myth 1 – Microsoft Project is complex and hard to learn
Myth 2 – It takes too much time to schedule
Myth 3 – Scheduling does not work and cannot control a project
Myth 4 – It takes a lot of effort and time to update schedules
Myth 5 – Schedules are just for show and presentations to an owner
Myth 6 – Schedules are for the scheduler and management
Myth 7 – Schedules are hard to read and understand
Myth 8 – Effective scheduling requires a lot of experience
Myth 9 – Scheduling doesn’t help control my profits
Myth 10 – Microsoft Project is too expensive

Your schedules are not made just for the scheduler, management, owners and banks – they are made for all team members to control time, get the job done, minimize liability and increase profits.

Microsoft Project provides a platform to work with many other office programs and has a lot of resources available to help out – especially us!

Microsoft Project is similar to many other windows programs that we are familiar with and it lends itself to easy customization and communication. There are many features that with the combination of email, the internet and communication with other office programs that will allow you the unlimited flexibility to communicate and share project information.

Microsoft Project scheduling files can also be integrated with other programs and incorporated or saved into many different formats allowing easy distribution and viewing by anyone who needs to see it.

Many people are not schedule oriented and because of this they pay no attention to something that is hard to read and understand. You can use Microsoft Project to create effective schedules that are laid out in a format that is easy to understand by everyone who is a part of the project, regardless of their experience and level of understanding.

Microsoft Project provides an easy interface and the power to control your projects at any level.

If you do not have Microsoft Project installed on your computer you can download a Free 60 Day Trial from Microsoft for the current version of Microsoft Project.

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During this 60 Day Free Trial Period you can use any of our Templates and Systems with the full functioning program while you search for your best deal on Microsoft Project for any version from Microsoft Project 2000 through 2010. We recommend at least Microsoft Project 2003.

You should save any files you create in the Microsoft Project version that you purchase. All newly created files will be available for you to work on with the newly installed version. If you purchase a prior version from Microsoft Project 2010 you can then delete the trial version.

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