ModelAssist Training CD Released

Palisade announces the release of ModelAssist, the new risk training and reference tool for @RISK from Vose Consulting. Developed by expert consultant David Vose and his team, ModelAssist contains over 500 risk analysis topics, many videos, quizzes and over 140 @RISK example models. The most comprehensive tool of its kind, ModelAssist will unleash the full power of @RISK and bring you to the next level of quantitative risk analysis.

Answers to Real-Life Questions

ModelAssist will answer questions such as:

• How do I build a risk analysis model?
• Which distributions do I use?
• How do I make the best use of data in risk analysis?
• How can I construct custom distributions?
• How do I properly fit distributions to data?
• How can I validate my model?

ModelAssist guides you in how to approach a risk issue, how to perform a technically correct risk analysis that provides real management insight, and how to present the findings. ModelAssist is a self-contained training database with full navigation and search facilities. With ModelAssist you will be able to realize the full potential of @RISK, and confidently develop accurate, defensible and useful risk analysis models.

“The material is clearly set out, and easy to follow. I particularly like the linked flow diagrams that guide you through complex processes.” K. O’Keefe, MBA lecturer


Palisade Seminar Schedule

3-Day Risk Assessment Seminars

Detroit, MI
Special Save $1000
15 - 17 November
Miami, FL
6 - 8 December

Washington, DC area
6 - 8 December

2-Day Risk Assessment Seminars

New York City
2 - 3 December
Seattle, WA
2 - 3 December

Denver, CO
13 - 14 December

Evaluación de riesgo para usuarios principiantes / intermedios, en español

Miami, FL
6 - 8 December


Palisade 20th Anniversary Risk Short Courses —
FREE Programs on Risk Analysis

Philadelphia, PA
12 November

Miami, FL
9 December

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Palisade Training: Professional Credits for CPAs

Palisade Corporation was recently approved as a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) provider by the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA). Now Certified Public Accountants (CPAs) who attend Palisade risk and decision analysis seminars will receive valuable CPE credits.

Risk Training Growing Among CPAs
CPAs regularly attend seminars in traditional areas of auditing, taxation, and ethics. But as corporate risk has become more important to businesses and investors, a solid understanding of risk quantification and assessment is essential.

Palisade Joins Distinguished List
The National Registry of CPE Sponsors lists organizations that provide high quality education in accordance with nationally recognized standards. According to Heather Lumpkin, Supervisor of Compliance Services at NASBA, “Palisade is now in the select company of organizations that are entitled to grant NASBA credits.”

Leader in Risk Training
Combined with Palisade’s recently awarded Project Management Institute Registered Education Provider (PMI REP) status, the NASBA approval further confirms Palisade’s position as a leading provider of risk and decision analysis training services.

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Project Management: Tools & Trade-offs

Book by Ted Klastorin

Project Management: Tools and Trade-offs presents fundamental concepts of project management in a concise fashion with an emphasis on the difficult decisions and tradeoffs that project managers must make. A perfect companion to @RISK for Project, the book describes analytical tools and project management methodologies, and shows how to apply these tools and methodologies to realistic problems.

Project Management: Tools and Trade-offs is easy to read with real world examples and case studies that clearly demonstrate concepts introduced in the text. New and experienced project managers will find this book indispensable.

Ted Klastorin is Adjunct Professor of Industrial Engineering at the University of Washington in Seattle.

For more information or to buy this book
For more information on @RISK for Project


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