Category Archives for Project Management

Milestones in Project Management

Milestones in project management are a tool used to define important events in the life of a project. You can think of them as signal posts or flags marking the key events of a project including: the start of a project, the completion of a project, delineating two project phases, an internal review point, a […]

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What is Project Management?

In this article we’re going answer the question, what is project management? To answer this question, we must first understand what a project is. A project is defined in PMBOK as: “a temporary endeavor undertaken to create a unique product, service or result.” From this definition, we can infer some basic characteristics of projects, such as they are […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Project Management

Welcome to the EPM Ultimate Project Management Guide. In this guide, we hope to get you successfully running your own projects in the quickest time possible. This guide is both a primer and a complete guide to managing projects. Ready? Let’s get stuck in… Who Is This Project Management Guide For? Maybe you’re trying to […]

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What is Systems Thinking?

Systems thinking provides a way to understand how different factors influence each other within a whole. This type of problem cannot be easily understood by traditional reductionist or logical thinking. But what exactly is systems thinking? Giving a definition of systems thinking is difficult as it’s something that is best understood through experience. Let’s start […]

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