CM magazine 2006 editorial calendar.
April -- Articles Due: January 1, 2006
Project teams, life-cycle management, risk management, process reviews, defining a goal, project planning, work breakdown structure, quality, conflict and negotiation, cycle time reduction, project manager selection/development, project management consultants, authority/responsibility, achieving objectives, information technology, evaluating performance, project stakeholders, scheduling, measuring progress, and resource allocation.
May -- Articles Due: February 1, 2006
Sources of financing, accounting, cash flow cycle, payment collection, FAR Part 30, accounting/estimating systems, estimating/auditing techniques, appropriations, income statements, profit/loss statements, cost allowability, fee/profit, tracking costs, changes, overruns, terminations, information technology, budgeting, cash shortfalls, outsourcing, product planning/pricing, risk management, sales/expense forecasts, income projections, accounting, and information technology.
June -- Articles Due: March 1, 2006
Ethics and Corporate Compliance
Upholding high standards and values in the workplace has become an increasingly important issue--especially given recent events. Ethics in the contracting profession is an especially hot topic across the spectrum of work in the field. This issue will include articles on Sarbanes-Oxley, tips for how you can make a difference in your workplace, standards re-emphasis and changes, how to make better decisions, recent and upcoming policy changes, and more.