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Project Management Essentials: A Quick and Easy Guide to the Most Important Concepts and Best Practices for Managing Your Projects Right

Business & economics


by
William P. Athayde, Ruth Elswick and Paul Lombard

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 240 pages

File size: 1.5 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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.

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… (more)

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.

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