Project Management with Microsoft Excel

Excel Project Management Template

“If you fail to plan, you are planning to fail!” —Benjamin Franklin Among the many titles in Ben Franklin’s vast career, I’m fairly certain you will not find “Project Manager.” However, you can be sure that he understood the value of planning to ensure the success of any activity requiring multiple tasks. Benjamin Franklin didn’t […]

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 Excel Project Planning Spreadsheet Updated Version 3

*** Updated 11/2014 *** Be sure to check out the updated version of this template. This article builds on a previous post which covers Project Planning leveraging Microsoft Excel Some users of the Microsoft Excel Project Planning Spreadsheet Template expressed trouble modifying the date ranges when customizing the template. To make this process a bit […]

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 Excel Project Planning Spreadsheet Version 2

*** Update September 20, 2012 *** I have released an updated version which you will find detailed here: http://www.mlynn.org/2012/09/excel-project-planning-spreadsheet-updated-version-3/   The Excel Project Planning spreadsheet has been a handy tool for many of the projects I’ve worked on and I’ve continued to tweak and add features it. Therefore, I thought I’d add this post to […]

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 An Excel Project Planning Spreadsheet

Excel Project Management Template

Project planning and progress tracking is an essential part of any successful project, no matter the size. Part of ensuring success is communicating progress with project stakeholders. For small projects, simple meetings will suffice, but anything involving more than a couple of tasks and people typically requires some form of formal project documentation. While Microsoft […]

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