Pluralsight | Project Procurement Management | Casey Ayers

Pluralsight | Project Procurement Management | Casey Ayers
English | Size: 337.31 MB
Category: Tutorial

After a look at effective procurement management planning, you’ll learn to generate source selection criteria, choose the best contract for your needs, monitor the effort of partners to ensure compliance and success, and more.
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Pluralsight | Project Communications Management | Casey Ayers

Pluralsight | Project Communications Management | Casey Ayers
English | Size: 343.28 MB
Category: Tutorial

Updated to align with the 6th Edition of the PMBOK® Guide, this course discusses the importance of communication management. Topics include principles of effective communication, planning communications, and ensuring communications advance project goals
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Pluralsight | PRINCE2® – The Business Case Theme | Tommy van Schaik

Pluralsight | PRINCE2® – The Business Case Theme | Tommy van Schaik
English | Size: 303.08 MB
Category: Tutorial

This course is a deep dive into the PRINCE2® Business Case Theme, which is one of the seven themes of the PRINCE2® project management method. This course will teach you about the PRINCE2® approach to business cases and the related documents.

This course will present you with a deep dive into one of the seven PRINCE2® themes: The Business Case Theme. In this course, PRINCE2® – The Business Case Theme, you will learn foundational knowledge to create a business case. First, you will review the concepts that go into creating a business case. Next, you’ll explore the different business case methods. Finally, you will learn about the documents related to the PRINCE2® Business Case Theme. When you’re finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of the business case at the practitioner level.
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Pluralsight | PRINCE2® – Introducing the Value and Fundamentals | Tommy van Schaik

Pluralsight | PRINCE2® – Introducing the Value and Fundamentals | Tommy van Schaik
English | Size: 310.80 MB
Category: Tutorial

This course is an introduction to the 2017 version of the PRINCE2® project management method and will teach you the added value of PRINCE2® while also giving you an overview of the core PRINCE2® elements.

This course is the first course in the PRINCE2® learning path. In this course, PRINCE2® – Introducing the Value and Fundamentals, you will explore the foundation principles of the 2017 version of PRINCE2®. First, you will learn why PRINCE2® is the most commonly used project management method today. Next, you will be introduced to the core PRINCE2® elements. Finally, you will take a deep dive into the PRINCE2® concepts of the PRINCE2® Practitioner learning path. When you’re finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of PRINCE2® needed to feel comfortable with the values and fundamentals of PRINCE2®.

Table of Contents

Course Overview 1m 36s
Learning About the Added Value of PRINCE2® 2017 26m 7s
Explaining PRINCE2® Certification 31m 16s
PRINCE2® Principles 37m 22s
PRINCE2® Project Organization 31m 51s
The PRINCE2® Process Model 36m 31s
Getting Familiar with PRINCE2® Themes 33m 48s

PRINCE2® 2017 is a project management method that is used in government and commercial organization around the world and is based on best practices gathered from years of project management experience. PRINCE2® is designed to be used to control projects in all industries regardless of size, complexity and required expertise. It can (and has) been used in projects as large as building a new power plant to as small as organizing a company social event. PRINCE2®, on a foundational level, is used all over the world by people whose work is generally carried out in a project environment like general project members and specialists who work on a project. PRINCE2®, on a practitioner level, is used by project managers around the world as the go to approach for controlling projects. This path covers all the principles, themes, roles, processes, and other concepts that are used in the PRINCE2® 2017 method. These courses will also help you prepare for the PRINCE2® 2017 Foundation and Practitioner exams.

What you will learn

The 7 principles of PRINCE2®
The 7 themes of PRINCE2®
The 7 processes of PRINCE2®
Standardized management products

01. PRINCE2® – Introducing the Value and Fundamentals
02. PRINCE2® – The Business Case Theme
03. PRINCE2® – The Organization Theme
04. PRINCE2® – The Quality Theme
05. PRINCE2® – The Plans Theme
06. PRINCE2® – The Risk Theme
07. PRINCE2® – The Change Theme
08. PRINCE2® – The Progress Theme
09. PRINCE2® – Project Processes
10. PRINCE2® – Tailoring a Project

About the Instructor

Tommy van Schaik, was born and raised in the Netherlands, Tommy van Schaik found out early on that his natural habitat was between business and IT. After graduating with his Bachelor in the area of Business & IT and later his Master in Business Process Management & IT, he has worked most his career for the Dutch Department of Defense. There he focused on project management, IT governance, business processes, IT architecture, requirement engineering, and business rules. After a beautiful expat adventure in the United States, Tommy has now moved back to the Netherlands where he is employed as a project manager for the Dutch government. If he has any spare time left between family, work, and being a Pluralsight author, Tommy tries to stay fit either in the ring or on the basketball court.

Pluralsight | Organizational Influences & Project Management Lifecycle | Casey Ayers

Pluralsight | Organizational Influences & Project Management Lifecycle | Casey Ayers
English | Size: 161.00 MB
Category: Misc Learning

Projects offer unique value to organizations, but the structure and approach of each project can vary widely. In this course, you’ll learn how to tailor your project management approach to best fit your organization’s needs and objectives.
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Pluralsight | Introduction to Project Management & the PMP® Exam | Casey Ayers

Pluralsight | Introduction to Project Management & the PMP® Exam | Casey Ayers
English | Size: 289.00 MB
Category: Misc Learning

In this course, designed to align with the PMBOK® Guide 6th Edition and the newest PMI® standards, you’ll learn if the PMP®, the gold standard in project management certifications, is right for you and begin your learning journey. [Read more…]

Pluralsight | Earning and Retaining Your PMP® Certification | Casey Ayers

Pluralsight | Earning and Retaining Your PMP® Certification | Casey Ayers
English | Size: 376.67 MB
Category: Tutorial

Updated to align with the 6th Edition of the PMBOK® Guide, this course completes the PMP® learning path with a look at PMI’s ethical standards, how to ensure you’re ready for test day, and how to maintain your certification for years to come.
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Pluralsight | Developing Project Schedules | Casey Ayers

Pluralsight | Developing Project Schedules | Casey Ayers
English | Size: 336.43 MB
Category: CBTs

Updated to align with the 6th Edition of the PMBOK® Guide, this course builds on the concepts introduced in PMP Project Schedule Management, the preceding course in this series, using the skills prior to develop and control the project schedule. [Read more…]

Pluralsight Your First Day with PowerShell

Pluralsight Your First Day with PowerShell.
English | Size: 370.08 MB
Category: CBTs

You’ve decided to take the leap and begin learning PowerShell, but you don’t know where to begin or what to do first. In this course, Your First Day with PowerShell, you’ll learn the fundamental knowledge of Powershell and how to utilize the program efficiently. First, you’ll explore the critical skill of how to use the Powershell help system. Next, you’ll discover how to use commands and be introduced to aliases, cmdlets, providers, and psdrives. Finally, you’ll learn how to configure, navigate, and get the most out of the different PowerShell consoles. By the end of this course, you’ll develop an understanding of the fundamental knowledge to efficiently utilize Powershell. [Read more…]

Pluralsight – UV Mapping Game Characters in Maya

Pluralsight – UV Mapping Game Characters in Maya
English | Size: 1.5GB
Category: Tutorial

Nobody wants to see a flat gray character running around in a game unless it’s by design. More than likely the character you’re creating will need some sort of texture applied to it which will add to the it’s visual appeal. Creating UV layouts is an absolute prerequisite for a game character before any textures can be painted and applied. In this course, UV Mapping Game Characters in Maya, you’ll dive into the process of creating UVs for a multi-material character who is bound for Unity. First, you’ll go learn how to understand and plan for your UVs. Next, you’ll discover how to create UVs for the hair, body, and for the clothing. Finally, you’ll explore overlapping UVs and texel density. By the end of this course, you’ll have a better understanding on UV mapping game characters in Maya. Required software: Maya 2018. [Read more…]