Budgets are one of the 3 pillars that hold-up a project and they ensure that there is enough of “it” to support the other 2, viz. scope and time. All three are just as important but for a successful project implementation a smart budget is at its core.
The PMBOK talks about several methods we can use for budgeting but the one that is my favorite and is most accurate is “bottom-up estimating”. When using this method we break down each task into a smaller component and such a component can be assigned anywhere from 8-16 hours to complete. We then work our way up into estimates of higher-level deliverables.
Regardless of the report writer you are using, the most commonly asked question is, “How can I get my reports to print faster?” There are some options in the build of the reports that can help with performance. Here are my top five ideas on how to get your BI360 reports in running time!