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Webinar: How to Avoid Death by KPI

Many companies use key performance indicators (KPIs) to keep tabs on a project throughout its lifecycle. But too often the KPIs a company chooses are not helpful when it comes to tracking integrity, progress or performance. Some track too many, some track too few.

Join us to learn how you can ensure your business is tracking the ‘right’ metrics and building successful schedules. We’ll cover common scheduling pitfalls, planning best practices, and which KPIs provide actionable information that keep a project on track for project, and profit, success.

Key highlights include:

  • How to find the root of project problems using the right KPIs
  • The top proven project planning best practices
  • Tips for incorporating cost and risk-based metrics
  • How to make better decisions with project benchmarking
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Watch On Demand: 5 Tips for Increasing the Effectiveness of a Project Management Office (PMO)

The Project Management Office (PMO) is an essential function for project and program success. And organizations with established PMO approaches have shown drastic increases in success as measured by key performance indicators.

Join us to learn five tips for increasing the effectiveness of a PMO, and how it can provide added control to an organization.

Key highlights include:

  • The basic methodologies behind a PMO
  • An overview of the different types of PMOs and how to find the best fit for your organization
  • Key trends in project management that are driving greater efficiency and effectiveness of PMOs at organizations of all sizes
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On Demand Webinar: Basics of HR

This webinar will touch some of the basics of HR and what their perspective is as well as how this fits into some of the needs of talent acquisition. Watch a high level summary of the recruitment process and latest trends.

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Watch On Demand Webinar: Take Project Success to the Next Level with Acumen Enterprise

Deltek is pleased to release a new product in the Acumen suite! This enterprise solution aligns owner/contractor processes and expectations by providing a single, centralized repository for storing, evaluating and benchmarking project schedules and updates. Now, all project stakeholders can work from the same set of criteria, and reviews, approvals, and updates happen automatically.

Join us to learn firsthand how this tool can help your organization:

  • Save time
  • Enforce schedule quality rules
  • Provide unprecedented project insight

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Talent Management Full Suite Demo Webinar

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Join Silversoft’s HR Expert Kathryn Gordon for a look at the latest trends facing HR in 2018 and a full demonstration of the Deltek Talent Unified Software to see how your firm can:

• Decrease the time it takes to find qualified candidates
• Create an onboarding process to get your new hires settled into their new jobs effectively and efficiently
• Automate your performance review process with more meaningful goals and results
• Develop your employee through career goals and continued learning
• Retain your top talent with personalised career paths and succession planning

Webinar Details:

Date: Thursday 19th October, 2017

Time: 10 AM to 11 AM

Webinar will be recorded. Register to watch and receive presentation

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On Demand Webinar: Three Big Opportunities for AEC Firm Profitability

Three Big Opportunities for AEC Firm Profitability

Generally speaking, professional services firms have subpar profitability. They should be able to operate in excess of 20% return on net, but are held back by some combination of a consistent set of problems. This short online seminar, will cover the three largest opportunities for improvement by increasing utilization, reducing overhead costs, and improving pricing.

PSMJ’s Brian P. Flynn has studied the economic performance of professional services firms for over thirty years. This presentation is a distillation of his experiences. He will share his practical solutions and guide you towards using your inherent analytical problem solving skills to make your firm both more profitable and easier to operate.

Learn how to:

  • Boost your firm’s overall billability
  • Reduce your firm’s non-labor overhead costs
  • Improve the pricing of your firm’s services

On Demand Webinar: Maximizing Your Talent with Skills and Competency Tracking

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As project-based organizations struggle to identify and attract the right talent for upcoming initiatives, managing and reporting on skills and competencies becomes especially critical for a successful talent management strategy.

Whether you are identifying talent within current employees or searching for new candidates with a specific skillset for your next project, keeping skills and competencies at the forefront of your strategy will provide the competitive edge you need to stay ahead in the ongoing war for talent.

Register below to watch this On Demand Webinar: Maximizing Your Talent with Skills and Competency Tracking to learn insights on the importance of skills and competencies in planning for future projects and initiatives.

Highlights include:

  • Critical business drivers
  • The common link to every area of talent management
  • Tracking skills and competencies in Deltek Talent Management

Free Webinar: Cost and Project Management Solutions for Small to Mid-sized Companies

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Wouldn’t it be better if you could identify early warnings of project cost and schedule issues, gain real-time visibility into project status, and deliver projects at the original cost expectations you set with your clients? This webinar will discuss how small to mid-sized companies can leverage tools and processes to properly manage projects across the organization.

Highlights of the webinar include how you can:

  • Move beyond Excel and other disjointed tools to better manage project costs
  • Eliminate manual processes when analyzing budgets, actuals, and forecasts
  • Establish baselines for cost and predict future expenses with “what-if” analysis
  • Tie project information to financial plans
  • And more!

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Project Information Management Demonstration

Join us for a 30 minute demonstration showcasing the different areas of Deltek’s Project Information Management solution designed specifically for architecture, engineering, and construction firms. Here you’ll learn how Deltek PIM’s simple processes will help streamline your business, improve project profitability, and provide more time for creative endeavors.

Highlights include:

  • What is PIM and why do I need it?
  • Email management
  • Document management
  • Managing design deliverables
  • Contract management

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Date: Thursday, October 19, 2017, 7 PM (South Africa).

On Demand Webinar: Managing Projects in a single app from Start to Finish

Automate your Project Management

Download this On Demand webinar, where Iain Ravenhill, Deltek Vision Product Expert, explains how you can:

1- Get live visibility into key business metrics 
2-Allow Project Managers to speed up the invoicing and collection process 
3- How to log time and expenses with a few clicks 
4- Use your mobile device to make decisions on the go 

What key changes will this result for in our business?:

Billings: Significant increase in billings and turnover
Improve Collection: reduce days outstanding to 30 days
Project Resourcing: Find the right resource for the job. Price projects better for higher GM%

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