About Projility

PROJILITY is a Microsoft PPM and CRM services leader and product innovator. Our Hammerhead products have helped organizations around the world save hundreds of thousands on Microsoft Project Server training, customization, and support costs.

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703, 2017

Why Do I Need a PPM Data Warehouse?

By |March 7th, 2017|Data Warehouse, PM Tools, PPM, Project Reporting|

There’s no doubt that data is critical in today’s business world. It drives the decision-making process in all aspects, from targeting the right audience to measuring product success. To make time-sensitive decisions, though, data needs to be readily accessible and easily reported – so that the right data can make its way into the hands […]

601, 2017

How to be more efficient within Microsoft Project 2016

By |January 6th, 2017|Microsoft Project Tips, PM Tools, Project Reporting, Tom's Tech Talk|

There are many things we could talk about when it comes to using Microsoft Project more efficiently. For anyone that has attended a Projility Project Manager training class, the first thing that you learned was how to adjust the Quick Access Toolbar. This toolbar can make your life easier and more productive – with just […]

2712, 2016

The Root Causes of PMO Metrics Failures

By |December 27th, 2016|PM Tools, PMO Metrics, Project Metrics|

When trying to measure the efficiency and success of your project, each step of the Performance Measurement Process lifecycle presents challenges. Strategic metrics from the beginning of the lifecycle are often hard to measure, while more tactical metrics at the end of it are either not trusted or misapplied. It’s important to understand the reason […]

1511, 2016

The Essential Metrics for a Project Manager

By |November 15th, 2016|PM Tools, PMO Dashboards, PMO Metrics, Project Managers|

The metrics that work for the PMO don’t necessarily work for the project manager. Project managers need detailed, real-time information to effectively plan, design, execute, and monitor projects. In addition, team members require personalized metrics to stay on task and on schedule. Metrics should be based on time, cost, resources, scope, quality, and action items. […]

1411, 2016

Tracking Methods within Microsoft PPM – Project Online and Project Server

By |November 14th, 2016|Microsoft Project Server, PM Tools, PPM, Tom's Tech Talk|

There are three distinct tracking methods within Microsoft Project Online and Project Server. Understanding these practices – and how they relate to the way you plan your tasks – will help you choose the tracking level that adequately meets the needs of your project.

Figuring Out the Level of ‘Task Progress’ Detail that is Appropriate for […]

3008, 2016

Know Your Audience: Aligning PMO Reporting with Decision Makers

By |August 30th, 2016|PM Tools, PMO, Project Reporting|

It is essential to align reporting to a decision maker’s span of control and his or her decision-making cycle. Once performance information is obtained, there is a big difference between what a CIO or PMO Director needs to see versus a Project Manager. It is crucial for PMOs to report information on the proper granular […]

1508, 2016

Influencing Project Portfolio Outcomes Through Targeted PMO Dashboards

By |August 15th, 2016|PM Solutions, PM Tools, PMO, PPM|

Successful PMOs understand the importance of two key factors in project and portfolio reporting: visibility and insight. Without both components, project managers and senior management will not know the health or status of projects, their risks, or their successes – paralyzing them when it comes to making critical and timely decisions that are necessary to […]

1808, 2015

Opportunities to Test Drive MS Project Online Across the US in Fall 2015

By |August 18th, 2015|Microsoft Project Server, News, PM Tools|

PROJILITY is excited to announce that it will be running 11 MEC programs across the United States between September 16 and November 1. MEC stands for Microsoft Experience Center and is a powerful sales and marketing program that gives companies the opportunity to have hands-on, real-world experiences with the Microsoft platform. PROJILITY will be demonstrating […]

1006, 2015

The Difference Between Project Management Tools and Solutions

By |June 10th, 2015|PM Solutions, PM Tools|

I am often asked by project management officers (PMO) to explain the difference between a project management (PM) tool and a PM solution. I love the question because it means that they are looking to get more out of their automated project management software investment in order to better manage their projects. And better management […]