A resource management guide should be a reference book for any project manager who wants to achieve success in managing human and material resources. Following the principles listed in such a guide will allow project managers to select and acquire workforce, find sources of financing and establish a project material base.
A resource management guide book can be found in the Web as there are many websites that offer entire libraries of tips and teach you how to properly set and successfully achieve your goals.
This website will give you a series of free guides and tips on how to manage your human and material resources. It also refers to PM software that combines tools for managing project human resources. This software is called VIP Task Manager . You can download an evaluation copy of VIP Task Manager and try it for free during 30 days.
- Launch VIP Task Manager and use Database Wizard to create a new database for your project.
- Log in your database. Use Resource List view to add new users to your database and manage user accounts.
- Go to Resource Assignment Panel to assign tasks to users.
- Use Custom Fields to measure your project’s need for human and material resources. You can create indicators and use formulas to perform calculations.