Monthly Archives: August 2020

Strategic Approaches for Executives of SMEs

Dr. George Gafencu, DBA , PMP, DTM Strategic approaches for executives of SMEs (small and medium enterprises) are the topic of the posting. Executives leading subsidiaries of large corporations could use the current information as well. My professional experience with SMEs, in general, shows that executives could use more information associated with the concept of […]

MS Project Custom Dashboard Reports

MS Project Custom Dashboard Reports Dr. George Gafencu, DBA, PMP, DTM Over the years, I implemented several custom MS Project custom dashboard reports, and in other instances MS Office automation scripts. I wrote these macros Microsoft VBA, accumulating data in an Excel spreadsheet, or generating reports. In recent months I got back together with my […]

Innovation Strategy in The Aerospace Industry

Dr. George Gafencu, DBA, PMP, DTM Creating an innovation strategy is essential to building a competitive advantage for a company in its markets (Bowonder, Dambal, Kumar, & Shirodkar, 2010), valid in the case of Aerospace industry as well. The current paper contains an innovation strategy cookbook and the recommendations given to GE Aviation, based on […]

Dijkstra’s Method and CPM Evaluation

Dr. George Gafencu, DBA, PMP, DTM Dijkstra’s method and the Critical Path Method (CPM) evaluation is the topic of the current posting. The condition of the experiment is a relatively small schedule (17 tasks) developed rigorously based on the Project Management Institute’s guidelines [1]. Meanwhile, Strategy & Innovation, LLC needed a safe and fast method of […]