Engineering Manufacturing

Streamline your manufacturing operations in 3 easy steps

Streamlining the manufacturing process requires reducing complexity. This is not an easy task; success involves strategic analysis, planning, and implementation. Efforts to simplify operations should be orchestrated for reduction of complexity without sacrificing performance or compromising customer requirements. The most profitable ETO companies generally follow three fundamental steps in approaching new projects in order to…

Small Project Management Teams

Project Management Methodologies Designed for Small Teams

Project Management methodologies can be seen as blueprints, even step-by-step process instructions for guiding team members to successful project conclusion. There are many different project methodologies, and many of them overlap in several aspects. In managing the various circumstances of projects that can be quite different, it can be difficult to determine which method to…

Project Management Software Work Smarter

Work Smarter, Not Harder: 10 Top Tips to Maximize Project Management Productivity

Work Smarter, Not Harder: 10 Tips to Maximize Project Management Productivity By working smarter rather than harder, you’ll be able to leverage your existing resources more effectively — and ensure that your projects are completed on time and to exacting specifications. But that’s easier said than done. There are a few things you may need…

Agile Waterfall Hybrid Methodologies

Which Methodology is right for your company? Agile, Waterfall, or Hybrid.

Project Life-Cycle Methodologies There are two major philosophies concerning how to approach the planning and structuring of project management or life-cycles: The traditional and straight forward methodology and the more recently developed and dynamic methodology. This article will clarify some of the key differences between these methodologies, examine what circumstances are best suited for one…

Project Team Working On Tiny Projects

How to Get Your Project Team Focused on Continuous Improvements Instead of Individual Tiny Projects?

When it comes to project management, it can be all too easy for project teams to get stuck in loops of behavior and work on the same small tasks that they’ve grown accustomed to over the years. As human beings, we’re basically hardwired to resist change. It can feel comforting to stick with what is safe…

Agile vs Waterfall

Agile Methodology vs Waterfall Methodology Which is better for your Project?

  Agile Methodology vs Waterfall Methodology: Which is better for your Project? The popularity of standard waterfall techniques for creating applications is swiftly decreasing as newer Agile strategies are progressively implemented. So just exactly what are these techniques, and which is superior? Waterfall Methodology The waterfall method has each stage in a manufactured product’s life…