CORTAC Supports Notre Dame Stadium Remodel

CORTAC Supports Notre Dame Stadium Remodel

Challenge: In 1930, Coach Knute Rockne envisioned, arguably, the most iconic college football stadium in the country. 85 years later, the University of Notre Dame began expanding the stadium by 800,000 sq ft while will maintaining Coach Rockne’s vision. What We Did:...
5 Steps to Determining Project Details

5 Steps to Determining Project Details

Once, I was asked by a prospective customer asked me what I charge to build a project schedule. Before I could answer, however, this prospective customer suggested that he would pay me per activity in the project schedule. “Wow,” I thought, “That schedule will be...
The Importance of the Right Game Plan

The Importance of the Right Game Plan

One of the keys to a successful project is that the entire project team works from the same playbook. Too often, project managers assume that everyone associated with the project understands exactly what is going on, but this is a dangerous assumption. Although...
Lost with Confidence! 5 Thoughts about Baselines

Lost with Confidence! 5 Thoughts about Baselines

On a trip to Paris, I headed away from, instead of toward, the Seine River and wound up elsewhere. A little freaked, my wife panicked and started to worry about our safety. My reply was simple, “Be lost with confidence and no one will bug us.” Working on a project...