Systematic Reviews: Project Management

This guide provides information and resources which may be helpful when undertaking a systematic review or other type of knowledge synthesis.

Project Management

According to the Project Management Institute, project management "is the application of knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to project activities to meet their project requirements."

Project Management Tools

Microsoft Project (desktop application available via MayoDock)

Microsoft Planner (web app available via IT Connect)

With Planner on your PC, Mac, or mobile device:

  • Create a plan, see progress reports, track individual assignments, and share files with others.

  • Organize teamwork and collaborate on projects in a simple, visual way.

  • Chat with others via Microsoft Teams to make sure you're on the same page.

  • Stay on top of your work—from anywhere, on any device

View a Quick Reference

Sign in and connect

  1. Type or into the Address bar and sign in with the account you want.

  2. On Microsoft 365 home page, select the app launcher App Launcher at the top of the browser window.

  3. Select the Planner tile in the app launcher, or on the home page. 

    Note: If you don't see the Planner option, you may need to select All Apps or Explore all your apps to find it.