Video Release – Stop Work Orders – Part 1

by Humphreys & Associates on September 1, 2020

Are you confronted with a Stop Work Order & wondering what to do? In addition to disrupting contract execution, they can affect performance in the EVMS.

Play the video above or use the time stamps below to jump to a specific part of the video. 

What is a (SWO) Stop Work Order?

0:41 – Stop Work Order Defined

How should you deal with a SWO?

1:42 – Step 1 – Issue Direction

2:17 – Step 2 – Status the Schedule and Earned Value

2:43 – Step 3 – Transfer Budgets

Other Considerations

4:24 – SWO does not Eliminate Cost Variance

Read the blog post at:

Incorporating Stop Work Orders Part 1 – Deleting the Work

Printer Friendly Version

{ 0 comments }

The conclusion of our review of the foundational elements of performing a schedule risk assessment (SRA) using Acumen Risk 6.1

0:17 – Risk Exposure Chart
1:03 – Tornado Chart
2:14 – Parting Thoughts

Read the blog post at:

Assessing Schedule Risk Using Deltek’s Acumen Risk 6.1 | Part 2 of 2

Printer Friendly Version

{ 0 comments }

Video Release – Assessing Schedule Risk Using Deltek’s Acumen Risk 6.1 | Part 1 of 2

July 1, 2020 Acumen Risk

How confident are you that your project will finish on time? Review the foundational elements of performing a schedule risk assessment (SRA) using Acumen Risk 6.1

Read the full article →

New IPMDAR DID and Implementation Guide

June 3, 2020 Earned Value Management (EVM)

On March 12, 2020, the Defense Department instituted the new IPMDAR. It represents a significant change to the DID.

Read the full article →

Agile Techniques for Hardware & Software Development

June 1, 2020 Agile

Best practices and techniques to overcome hardware and software development challenges encountered as organizations move towards increased agility.

Read the full article →

Video – Earned Value: Fun with Numbers or Real Management Data?

May 1, 2020 Earned Value Management (EVM)

Do you know basic Earned Value Management terms and how they relate to an EVMS graph? Before watching this video take the quiz and see if you can identify all of the parts of the EVM graph example. If you are not sure about a specific term, use the links below to skip to that […]

Read the full article →