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Author Graham, Robert J., 1940-

Title Creating an environment for successful projects : the quest to manage project management / Robert J. Graham and Randall L. Englund.

Imprint San Francisco, Calif. : Jossey-Bass, 1997.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Books 24x7 Business E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 1 online resource.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series The Jossey-Bass business & management series
Jossey-Bass business & management series.
Note Title from title screen.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Leading the change to a project-based organization -- Giving projects a strategic emphasis -- How upper managers influence project success -- Developing and supporting core teams for project success -- Organizing the project management effort -- Developing the project management information systems -- Selecting and developing the project manager -- Developing project management learning organization -- Hewlett-Packard's project management initiative -- Creating an environment for successful projects in your organization.
Summary In Creating an Environment for Successful Projects, Robert J. Graham and Randall L. Englund zero in on the key to successful product innovation and development - the creation of the project-based organization. This hands-on resource offers managers the cutting-edge information and effective tools they need to support and sustain the project management climate that is so vital to organizational growth. Filled with illustrative examples from such thriving firms as Hewlett-Packard and General Electric, this book outlines exactly what key managers need to do to support successful projects within their own organizations, no matter how large or small. Graham and Englund offer vital information on topics that cover the broad scope of managing project management.
Subject Project management.
Project management. (OCoLC)fst01078797
Management Styles & Communication.
Business & Economics.
Added Author Englund, Randall L.
ISBN 0787903590
Standard No. AU@ 000053216951

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