Successful Project Management A Step-by-Step Approach with Practical Examples

ISBN-10: 0471293040

ISBN-13: 9780471293040

Edition: 3rd 1998 (Revised)

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The author divides the management of projects into five general activities: defining the project's goals; planning the work; leading the team; monitoring progress; and completing the project.
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List price: $85.00
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 1998
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 6/15/1998
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 368
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.75" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.540
Language: English

MILTON D. ROSENAU, Jr. is well known in both project management and product development circles. He is the author of a number of successful books, including The PDMA Handbook of New Product Development and Successful Product Development (both published by Wiley).GREGORY D. GITHENS has more than twenty years of experience as a project and program manager, practitioner, consultant, and trainer. He held membership in the core team for both the 2000 and 2004 versions of PMI's PMBOK Guide. He is the cofounder of the new product development specific interest group within PMI and was a member of the editorial advisory board for PMNetwork magazine from 1995 to 2003.

What Is a Project?
Defining the Goals of A Project
The Triple Constraint
How to Start Successful Projects
Negotiations and Contracts
Planning A Project
Why and How to Plan a Project
The Work Breakdown Structure
Scheduling Tools
Time Estimating
Planning the Budget
The Impact of Limited Resources
Risk and Contingency
Leading the People Who Work on A Project
How to Organize a Project
Organizing the Project Team
Organizing the Support Team
The Role of the Project Manager
Practical Tips for Project Managers
Monitoring Progress on A Project
Monitoring Tools
Project Reviews
Project Cost Reports
Handling Project Changes
Solving the Inevitable Problems
Completing A Project
How to Complete a Project
Final Wrap-Up
Other Issues in Project Management
Small Projects
New Product Development Projects
Computer Software
Where Do You Go From Here?
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