Getting help

The OIT Organizational Resilience team provides training, mentoring and project management assistance. For assistance please email us at oit_or@help.ncsu.eduWe also encourage you to join the OIT PPM Special Interest Group (Google+ community) where you can share personal experience, tools and other resources with your peers to help manage projects more effectively.

OIT PPM Steering Team – This team is responsible for guiding the development of best practices, standards and tools for improving the success of project management at OIT. Each OIT Unit has one or more representatives on the PPM Steering Team.

OIT PPM Special Interest Group (SIG) – If you are interested in project management and want to network with your peers in OIT please join this group in Google+! 


Gantter – a free online Gantt Chart software that integrates with Google Drive for ease of collaboration.

Microsoft Project – a project management software offered by Microsoft, designed to assist a project manager in developing a plan, assigning resources to tasks, tracking progress, managing the budget, and analyzing workloads.

Smartsheet – an online project management tool intended for collaborative use. It includes a Gantt chart area, attachments, discussions, an area for update requests, a tool for web forms, and publishing options.

Asana –  a web and mobile application designed to help teams track their work.

Staff Resources

If you have any questions about the tools available on this website or the project management process with NC State’s Office of Information Technology please contact the Portfolio Project Services office or Lavanya Sridharan or Kevin McDonald.