About Emma Hanes

Emma Hanes is an Ohio native happy to call Houston her home. As a Content Development Manager, Emma works to answer customer questions through informative content. She is happiest when writing blogs or white papers that are helpful to businesses and the people who manage project portfolios. In her spare time, you can find her at the dog park with her rescue dog, Booray.

Applying Agile Principles as a Guide for Agile Resource Management

The Agile method has a dominating force in the project management world. What started as a method for developers is now being used by all types of professionals in many industries. Although the Agile method has proven to be extremely effective for many teams, it has posed a significant problem for resource management. When traditional project management is replaced by things such as Scrum and Kanban, how do you adjust your resource management to fit the new demands of the Agile method?

By |2019-10-24T21:23:14+00:00October 24th, 2019|Categories: Resource Management|

Highlights from PMI Global 2019

Meisterplan was extremely excited to be a silver sponsor at the Project Management Institute (PMI) Global conference in Philadelphia. We sent our Project Portfolio Management (PPM) experts Emma Hanes and Karoline Holicky, our Vice President of Business Development, Brian Hintz, and our CEO Christoph Hirnle. We also had the privilege of inviting one of our customers, Darrin McLaughlin, Senior Vice President of Technology at Interra Credit Union. Darrin gave an engaging presentation on how he used Meisterplan to build a Project Management Office (PMO) for Interra Credit Union.

By |2019-10-17T15:54:20+00:00October 14th, 2019|Categories: Company News|

Surviving Volatility in the Oil and Gas Industry with Plans That Work

The oil and gas industry has always been subject to upturns and downturns, but the last few years have seen dramatic changes to the industry’s landscape. The cycle of boom and bust is less like a predictable pattern and more like riding a rollercoaster blindfolded. Here's how you can not only survive the volatility, but thrive in a dynamic landscape.

By |2019-10-16T07:32:16+00:00September 12th, 2019|Categories: Resource Management|