Blogs

Management Solutions was named 2017 Most Impactful Small Business at the 5th Annual Young Professionals of Knoxville (YPK) Impact Awards this past Friday, Nov. 17. The Impact Awards are designed to celebrate organizations and leaders within Knoxville, Tennessee who embrace the purpose of making this city a better place for young professionals to live and…

By: Robert Guthrie, PMP, CDT Construction Services The time to think about the use of your project schedule to support or deny a significant claim is well before the situation resulting in a claim occurs. Forensic scheduling is the detailed analysis of schedules related to time impacts, particularly Time Impact Analysis (TIA) associated with delay…

  As the country honors and celebrates all of our Veterans this weekend, we at Management Solutions want to extend our heartfelt gratitude and appreciation for all those who have courageously dedicated their lives to this country.   We would like to give a special thanks to our team members who have served: Jim Oswald,…

Sustainability is a goal that many pursue, but is hard to achieve.  How do we sustain our business, sustain our customer’s confidence, sustain our environment, sustain our infrastructure and sustain our values?  For the past 15 years at Management Solutions, we have strived to build a business that can be resilient through the good times…

Management Solutions was founded on the belief that every organization and every person is capable of positive change, because without change we cannot have progress. We’ve all changed a lot over the past 15 years, and our business has changed, too. We think we’ve changed and grown for the better, but one thing that has…

In honor of Project Management Day on November 3rd, and our 15 Year Anniversary on November 4th, we have created this fun video on “How Project Managers “PLAN” to celebrate Project Management Day.”

Halloween is a fun holiday to dress up in costumes and enjoy some sweets. However, it is important to stay aware of your surroundings and be safe tonight. We at Management Solutions have a few safety tips for this Halloween: Stay together. Travel in groups and do not wander, or let anyone wander, alone. Communicate…

Management Solutions joined hundreds of others at the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s annual Light the Night Walk in Circle Park last night, Thursday, Oct. 26. The night consisted of an opening ceremony, 1.2 mile walk, fireworks, and love and support all around for survivors, fighters, and lives lost to blood cancers. Management Solutions formed a…

MSLLC President and UT College of Engineering alumni Misty Mayes had the opportunity this week to speak to the more than 1,500 high school students who attended #UTEngineersDay. During the opening ceremony at Thompson-Boling Arena, Misty talked to the students about the benefits of attending UT, the multiple pathways you can take with an engineering degree…

The Management Solutions Knoxville office spent the entire week of October 16 raising money and awareness for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Light the Night walk by dressing up and hosting fundraisers. The spirit week, called “Jeans Week” was $2/day to wear jeans, and an additional $2/day to participate in the dress up days. We…