Project Manager Street Smarts A Real World Guide to PMP Skills

ISBN-10: 1118093925

ISBN-13: 9781118093924

Edition: 2nd 2011

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Description: Building on the most common and challenging tasks Project Managers must face, this book shows the reader step-by-step how to perform these tasks. Designed to give the reader an inside look into the field of project management, this book is written as if the reader was actually on the job, offering a variety of scenarios as well as potential roadblocks one might face in the field. The book is broken down in the various "phases" of project management: " Initiating the Project " Planning the Project " Executing the Project " Monitoring and Controlling the Project " Closing the Project Each phases will include step-by-step instructions to how to perform a the most common of tasks a project manager can expect to perform, including: " Defining Scope " Developing a Project Charter " Developing a Change Management Plan " Creating the Work Breakdown Structure " Managing Resource Allocation " Measuring Project Performance " Releasing Project Resources

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Book details

List price: $26.99
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Limited
Publication date: 9/20/2011
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 432
Size: 7.50" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.672
Language: English

Introduction
Phase 0
How This Relates to Project Management Practitioners
Responsibility
Aspirational Standards of Conduct for the Value of Responsibility
Mandatory Standards of Conduct for the Value of Responsibility
Respect
Aspirational Standards of Conduct for the Value of Respect
Mandatory Standards of Conduct for the Value of Respect
Fairness
Aspirational Standards of Conduct for the Value of Fairness
Mandatory Standards of Conduct for the Value of Fairness
Honesty
Aspirational Standards of Conduct for the Value of Honesty
Mandatory Standards of Conduct for the Value of Honesty
Initiating Process
Perform Project Assessment
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Creating the Scope Statement
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Understanding Your Stakeholders
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Identify Project Limitations and Propose an Implementation Approach
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Develop the Project Charter
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Obtain Project Charter Approval
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Planning Process
Establishing the Project Deliverables
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Creating the Work Breakdown Structure
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Developing a Budget Plan
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Developing the Project Schedule
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Developing the Human Resource Plan
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Developing the Communication Plan
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Developing the Procurement Plan
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Developing the Quality Management Plan
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Developing the Change Management Plan
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Developing the Risk Management Plan
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Documenting and Presenting the Master Project Management Plan
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Conducting the Kickoff Meeting
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Executing Process
Obtaining Project Resources
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Directing and Managing Project Execution
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Implementing the Quality Plan
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Performing Quantitative Risk Assessment
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Conducting Procurements
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Developing and Managing the Project Team
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Monitoring and Controlling Process
Measuring Project Performance
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Implementing Approved Changes
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Ensuring Project Deliverables Conform to Quality Standards
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Managing Risk Events
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Administering Procurements
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Assessing Corrective Action on the Issues Log
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Communicating Project Status
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Closing Process
Formalizing Project Acceptance
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Transferring Ownership of Deliverables
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Obtaining Final Legal and Administrative Closure
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Distributing Final Reports
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Collating Lessons Learned
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Archiving Project Documents
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Measuring Project Team Performance
Scenario
Scope of Task
Procedure
Appendix Solutions
Solutions
Testing Your Knowledge of Corporate Strategy
Testing Your Knowledge of Finance Principles
Testing Your Knowledge of NPV
Testing Your Knowledge of Benefit Measurement Methods-Scoring Models
Testing Your Knowledge of Business Cases
Testing Your Knowledge of Goals and Objectives
Testing Your Knowledge of the Product Scope Description
Testing Your Knowledge of Requirements
Testing Your Knowledge of Organizational Structures
Testing Your Knowledge of Project Scope Statements
Testing Your Knowledge of Leadership Analysis
Testing Your Knowledge of Identifying Team Members
Testing Your Knowledge of Roles and Responsibilities
Testing Your Knowledge of Stakeholder Analysis
Testing Your Knowledge of Stakeholder Mapping
Testing Your Knowledge of Project Organizational Structures
Testing Your Knowledge of Project Limitations
Implementation Approaches
Testing Your Knowledge of Milestones
Testing Your Knowledge of an Estimated Budget
Testing Your Knowledge of High-Level Project Risks
Testing Your Knowledge of Project Assumptions
Testing Your Knowledge of Project Constraints and Response Strategies
Testing Your Knowledge of Putting It All Together
Testing Your Knowledge of Phase 1 Professional Responsibility
Solutions
Testing Your Knowledge of Deliverables
Testing Your Knowledge of Product Acceptance Criteria
Testing Your Knowledge of Creating a List of Work
Testing Your Knowledge of Organizing Tasks into Logical Groupings
Testing Your Knowledge of Reviewing and Adjusting a WBS
Testing Your Knowledge of Cost Budgeting
Testing Your Knowledge of Network Logic
Testing Your Knowledge of Network Logic
Testing Your Knowledge of PERT
Testing Your Knowledge of Reducing a Project's Duration
Testing Your Knowledge of Staffing Risks
Testing Your Knowledge of Communications
Testing Your Knowledge of Contract Types
Testing Your Knowledge of Contract Calculations
Testing Your Knowledge of Quality Planning
Testing Your Knowledge of Identifying and Qualifying Risk Events
Professional Responsibility in the Planning Phase
Solutions
Testing Your Knowledge of Acquiring Resources
Testing Your Knowledge of Expertise
Testing Your Knowledge of PMIS
Testing Your Knowledge of Expectations and Commitments
Testing Your Knowledge of Listening Habits
Testing Your Knowledge of Quality Assurance
Testing Your Knowledge of Expected Value and NPV
Testing Your Knowledge of Obtaining Sellers
Testing Your Knowledge of Selecting Sellers
Testing Your Knowledge of Awarding Contracts
Testing Your Knowledge of Developing Your Project Team
Testing Your Knowledge of Managing Your Project Team
Testing Your Knowledge of Motivational Theories
Testing Your Knowledge of Types of Power
Testing Your Knowledge of Managing Conflict
Testing Your Knowledge of Professional Responsibility in the Execution Phase
Solutions
Testing Your Knowledge of Scope Verification
Testing Your Knowledge of Controlling Project Scope
Testing Your Knowledge of Controlling the Project Schedule
Testing Your Knowledge of Earned Value
Testing Your Knowledge of Performance Reporting
Testing Your Knowledge of Integrated Change Control
Testing Your Knowledge of Quality Tools
Testing Your Knowledge of Problem Solving and Metrics
Testing Your Knowledge of Managing Risk Events
Testing Your Knowledge of Contract Changes
Testing Your Knowledge of Legal Contract Issues
Testing Your Knowledge of Communicating with Your Sponsor and Team
Testing Your Knowledge of Professional Responsibility in the Monitoring and Controlling Phase
Solutions
Testing Your Knowledge of Formalizing Project Acceptance
Testing Your Knowledge of Transferring Ownership of Deliverables
Testing Your Knowledge of Legal and Administrative Contract Closure
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