The tool for your projects
Increasing your edge
project handbook is designed as a tool for project managers and supports uniform project planning and documentation in your company. It makes planning and controlling projects extremely easy and comes with a large number of features that will make project coordination and communication a lot easier – allowing you to fully concentrate on monitoring your projects. The handbook’s integrated view of all relevant project management methods will help you to establish a uniform PM guideline in your company and enable you to consolidate and evaluate your projects.
- Makes it easier for project managers to perform the operations needed to plan and manage their projects,
- Enables clients and customers to gain a professional overview of a project’s performance and
- Enables everybody involved in the project to gain an overview of the project’s mutually agreed schedule.
The project handbook will help you with your PM planning and includes all of the relevant PM methods for scope, schedule, resource and cost planning, as well project organisation, project context and risk analyses.
It comes with a planning sheet into which data can be centrally entered and from which all other PM plans can then be automatically generated. The project handbook 1.0 has a very simple and intuitive structure and is easy to use.
project handbook comes with uniform project charter, project performance report and project closing reports for your PM processes and allows you to manage your PM meetings directly inside the handbook.
A tool for all PM methods and processes
project handbook contains all conventional project plans and
provides you with the essentials for integrated PM planning. The
handbook’s flexible range of methods assures that you can adapt the
tools you use to the complexity of your project.
The handbook includes a great range of features, such as allowing you to
directly edit the Work Breakdown Structure and recording actual project
data by importing work packages, for pragmatic and efficient project
The project status report allows you to transparently summarise the
project’s progress on a single page and to signal its status using a RAG
The tool comes with reports, a central To-Do and a decision list that
can be used throughout the project for coordinating and recording your
PM meetings. Strategic decisions and measures can furthermore be
directly inserted into the performance report from these lists by the
press of a button.
The handbook will enable you to analyse your projects with the aid of
your project closing report. This report form will automatically compare
your planning data with the project’s results and enable you to
evaluate the project’s objectives and Lessons Learned, as well as to
define the remaining tasks.
The project handbook can also be expanded by adding on various
modules. These add-ons can all be easily activated with a product
license key. We are furthermore constantly further refining the
handbook’s add-on modules, including in collaboration with our
customers. These add-ons include:
> SharePoint connection
> Time Sheet
> Programme management functions
> Change Request Management
> Milestone Trend Analysis
> Earned Value Analysis
> Project Selection Analysis
- High user acceptance
The transparent structure, intuitive operation and user guide ensure high user acceptance and only require minimal training.
- Reduces the workload involved in project management
Having nearly all project information integrated in a single utility - project handbook - plus the handbook’s automatic generation of PM plans and transparent visualisation options, reduce the workloads involved in project management and mean that you will not need any additional PM software.
- Uniform project planning
The project handbook can be easily adapted to companies’ individual requirements and supports companies with the practical application of their specific project management approach.
- Easy to install
The project handbook is MS Excel-based and therefore does not require any additional software to be installed. Using the tool can be learned in as little as a day and it requires minimal installation time.
- Universally applicable
The tool’s standard edition comes with interfaces to MS Project and project portfolio. The XML import and export function furthermore makes it easy to set up additional interfaces (e.g. to ERP systems, …) when customising the tool.