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Author Athayde, William P., author.

Title Project management essentials : a quick & easy guide to the most important concepts & best practices for managing your projects right / William P. Athayde, Ruth Elswick, Paul Lombard.

Publication Info. West Chester, Pennsylvania : Maven House, [2013]


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Edition Third edition.
Description 1 online resource
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Summary If you're new to project management or need to refresh your knowledge, Project Management Essentials, Third Edition is the quickest and easiest way to learn how to manage projects successfully. The concepts presented are not rocket science. They're just common sense. The simple techniques and templates in this book provide you with the essential tools you'll need to be an effective project manager. It's as simple as that. Read the book and discover: -The key skills and knowledge you'll need to be an effective project manager -How to create an effective charter to start your project off right -Guidelines for building a usable project plan -Tips for breaking your project work into manageable pieces -Techniques for accurately estimating project cost and schedule -Help in building a team and different leadership styles you might apply to manage them -Strategies to deal with conflict, change, uncertainty, and risk -How to report on the progress of the project and keep everyone concerned happy. Project Management Essentials is purposefully written in short, clear chapters to make project management more easily understood. The authors, all valued senior faculty of PM College, bring both their business experience and their academic backgrounds to make these chapters come alive. This updated edition offers even more templates and content than the widely used earlier editions and complies with the latest project management standard, the PMBOK Guide 5th Edition.
Contents ""Cover""; ""Title""; ""Copyright""; ""Contents""; ""List of Exhibits""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Foreword""; ""Introducing ? Project Management!""; ""1 Selecting the Right Projects""; ""2 Initiating the Project""; ""3 Planning to Succeed""; ""4 Project Cost and Budget""; ""5 Scheduling the Project""; ""6 The People Side of Project Management""; ""7 Managing Project Risk""; ""8 Executing the Project""; ""9 Monitoring and Controlling the Project""; ""10 Closing the Project""; ""11 Lessons Learned ? And Used""; ""Notes""; ""Suggested Readings""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""
""F""""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""About the Authors and Editor""
Subject Project management.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Industrial Management.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Management Science.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Organizational Behavior.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Project Management.
Project management. (OCoLC)fst01078797
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Elswick, Ruth, author.
Lombard, Paul, author.
Other Form: Print version: Elswick, Ruth. Project management essentials. Third edition 9781938548093 (OCoLC)829962217
ISBN 9781938548116 (electronic bk.)
1938548116 (electronic bk.)
9781938548109 (electronic bk.)
1938548108 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. DEBBG BV042969754
DEBSZ 423724371
DEBSZ 445098317
DEBSZ 449636798
NZ1 14960072

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