Introduction to Project Management Second Edition

Author: Kathy Schwalbe
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781423902201
Release Date: 2008-01-01
Genre: Business & Economics

Best-selling author Kathy Schwalbe's Introduction to Project Management, Second Edition offers a general yet concise introduction to project management. This book provides up-to- date information on how good project, program, and portfolio management can

Introduction to Project Management Second Edition

Author: Kathy Schwalbe
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133714507
Release Date:
Genre: Business & Economics

Best-selling author Kathy Schwalbe's Introduction to Project Management, Second Edition offers a general yet concise introduction to project management. This book provides up-to- date information on how good project, program, and portfolio management can

The Economist Guide to Project Management 2nd Edition

Author: Paul Roberts
Publisher: Profile Books
ISBN: 9781847659118
Release Date: 2013-01-24
Genre: Business & Economics

From the Hubble space telescope that was launched with a malfunctioning device that resulted in all the pictures it took being blurred, to the extremely late completion of England's new national soccer stadium at Wembley, history is full of example of projects that damaged organisations because they were late, over budget, failed to deliver what they were meant to, or were complete disasters.This guide explains the principles and techniques of project management and how they are interconnected with the day-to-day management of a business. It is an invaluable handbook for helping firms deliver successful project outcomes and achieve lasting benefit through effective change.

Project Management Second Edition Briefcase Books Series

Author: Gary R. Heerkens
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN: 0071818480
Release Date: 2013-12-10
Genre: Business & Economics

ON TIME, ON BUDGET . . . MANAGE EVERY PROJECT LIKE A PRO In today's environment of tight turnarounds and even tighter budgets, the effective project manager is often considered the most valuable member of a workplace team. Project Management, Second Edition, provides a step-by-step introduction to the tools and techniques necessary to successfully spearhead your next project. This new edition has everything that made the original so popular, plus it has been updated to reflect new principles and strategies in team building, planning, estimating costs, managing project interfaces, and more--providing you with the kind of business savvy today's project manager is expected to possess. Learn how to: Stay on top of all aspects of your project: process, interpersonal, and organizational Forge a spirit of cooperation--and achievement--among diverse team members Manage all the contingencies--foreseen and unforeseen--that come up in every project

Modern Construction Project Management Second Edition

Author: S.L. Tang
Publisher: Hong Kong University Press
ISBN: 9622095674
Release Date: 2003-03-01
Genre: Business & Economics

Paul Van Dyke works in many languages and archives to uncover the history of Peark River trade. This two-volume work is likely to be the most definitive reference work on the major trading families of Guangzhou.

What Every Engineer Should Know About Project Management Second Edition

Author: Arnold M. Ruskin
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 0824789539
Release Date: 1994-12-14
Genre: Technology & Engineering

Covering the roles and responsibilities of the project manager, this second edition describes requirement specifications, work breakdown structures, project control and risk management, and offers new information on motivation, matrix arrangements, and project records. Discussing the anatomy of a project planning and control and techniques, the authors describe the project manager's entire range of responsibilities from initial planning to directing personnel, controlling work, and reporting results. The appendices cover work breakdown structure paradigms, cost versus time profiles, and checklists to assess work done.

Healthcare Project Management Second Edition

Author: Kathy Schwalbe
Publisher:
ISBN: 1976573270
Release Date: 2017-12
Genre: Health services administration

Professor Kathy Schwalbe, author of Information Technology Project Management, Eighth Edition and An Introduction to Project Management, Sixth Edition, has teamed up with Dan Furlong to provide the second edition of this much-needed text for healthcare students and professionals. Dan manages the Project Management Office for the Medical University of South Carolina and also teaches project management in their Master in Health Administration program. Unique Features: *Uses the Project Management Institute's PMBOK(r) Guide-Sixth Edition (2017) *Provides in-depth examples for initiating, planning, executing, monitoring and controlling, and closing healthcare projects *Includes over 60 template files and samples of important project documents (a business case, project charter, scope statement, project schedule, change request, etc.) *Features in each chapter provide real-world examples and references, including Opening Cases and Case Wrap-Ups, examples of What Went Right, What Went Wrong, Media Snapshots, Best Practices, Video Highlights, and Healthcare Perspectives related to project management *Includes a Brief Guide to Microsoft Project 2016, the most popular project management software today, with a free trial available from Microsoft *Provides healthcare industry case studies and other teaching resources *Includes a companion Web site with interactive quizzes, template files, links to sites mentioned in the text, and much more *Instructors can access a secure site with lecture slides, test banks, etc. *Visit www.healthcarepm.com for more information

An Introduction to Project Planning

Author: Jack Gido
Publisher: Industrial Press Inc.
ISBN: 0831111607
Release Date: 1985
Genre: Business & Economics

Designed for anyone involved in any type or size project, this book provides a clear, concise explanation of the basic concepts of project planning, scheduling, and control.

Projektmanagement f 1 4r Dummies

Author: Stanley E. Portny
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9783527699575
Release Date: 2016-08-12
Genre: Business & Economics

Vor einem liegt nicht nur ein bislang unï¿1⁄2berschaubares Projekt, sondern schon eine Ahnung hinsichtlich all der Probleme, die mit ihm einhergehen kï¿1⁄2nnten: Wer kennt das nicht? Stanley Portny zeigt, wie Projektmanagement richtig funktioniert, wenn man weiï¿1⁄2, worauf zu achten ist. Er erklï¿1⁄2rt, wie man Projekte richtig plant, durchfï¿1⁄2hrt und kontrolliert, damit man die Ziele nicht aus den Augen verliert und den ï¿1⁄2berblick behï¿1⁄2lt. Dazu gehï¿1⁄2rt natï¿1⁄2rlich auch zu wissen, was ein gutes Projektteam ausmacht und wie man die Leute bei der Stange hï¿1⁄2lt. Dabei geht der Autor auf die neuesten Projektmanagement-Techniken ein und stellt verschiedene Computerprogramme vor, die das Projektmanagement unterstï¿1⁄2tzen und wesentlich erleichtern. Mit diesem Buch wird jeder zu einem routinierten Projektmanager, der seine Projekte mit Bravour meistert.

Fundamentals of Project Management

Author: James P. Lewis
Publisher: Amacom Books
ISBN: 0814471323
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Business & Economics

Updated concepts and tools to set up project plans, schedule work, monitor progress-and consistently achieve desired project results.In today's time-based and cost-conscious global business environment, tight project deadlines and stringent expectations are the norm. This classic book provides businesspeople with an excellent introduction to project management, supplying sound, basic information (along with updated tools and techniques) to understand and master the complexities and nuances of project management. Clear and down-to-earth, this step-by-step guide explains how to effectively spearhead every stage of a project-from developing the goals and objectives to managing the project team-and make project management work in any company. This updated second edition includes: * New material on the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) * Do's and don'ts of implementing scheduling software* Coverage of the PMP certification offered by the Project Management Institute* Updated information on developing problem statements and mission statements* Techniques for implementing today's project management technologies in any organization-in any industry.

Practitioners Guide to Requirements Management 2nd Edition

Author: Elizabeth Larson
Publisher: Watermark Learning
ISBN: 9781467581776
Release Date: 2013-09-09
Genre: Business & Economics

The new, Second Edition of the Practitioner's Guide to Requirements Management by Elizabeth Larson and Richard Larson is now available in both paperback and Kindle editions! Planning of requirements activities is essential for success, regardless of the project life cycle followed. The new, second edition of this realistic guide offers a step-by-step approach, and explains how to manage requirements without creating a mountain of paperwork. It has been expanded with more coverage of Agile life cycles and contains a 40-page realistic case study to help apply the concepts.

Supply Chain Project Management Second Edition

Author: James B. Ayers
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1420083937
Release Date: 2009-10-14
Genre: Business & Economics

Improving supply chain efficiency, especially in an unsettled business climate, requires that managers go beyond doing business as usual. They must apply inspiration and perspiration in a structured, collaborative, and measurable approach that blends project management with supply chain management knowledge and practice. Supply Chain Project Management, Second Edition offers the supply chain practitioners and project managers of today with a fully updated guide for implementing strategic supply chain improvements. It covers how to implement project management best practices in ways that will encourage continual improvement of the supply chain. Focusing on improving competitiveness, the book describes the benefit of applying proven project management skills to improve collaboration and communication among one’s own company and its suppliers and customers. It explains how to achieve company-wide agreement for developing and directing strategies that will lower risk in undertaking difficult supply chain change. Exceptionally well-organized to provide quick reference, as well as in-depth background where needed, this comprehensive work: Covers SCM execution and the foundation concepts relevant to the current international business climate, describing the challenges managers face and the skills needed to deal with ongoing change Explores the ways supply chain and supply chain management might be defined, offering multiple viewpoints and definitions from supply chain and project management perspectives Details effective SCM project processes, offering the tools and project templates needed to implement change A highly respected authority on supply chain implementation and management, James Ayers is a member of the Project Management Institute and the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals. Offering a unique perspective, augmented by anecdotes garnered from his years of experience, this book goes beyond conventional tools and methods to help managers tap the creative inspiration needed to distinguish their organization in these highly fluid and competitive times.

A Guide To The Project Management Body Of Knowledge Pmbok r Guide German

Author:
Publisher:
ISBN: 1628251883
Release Date: 2017-09-29
Genre: Business & Economics

The PMBOK(R) Guide - Sixth Edition - PMI's flagship publication has been updated to reflect the latest good practices in project management. New to the Sixth Edition, each knowledge area will contain a section entitled Approaches for Agile, Iterative and Adaptive Environments, describing how these practices integrate in project settings. It will also contain more emphasis on strategic and business knowledge--including discussion of project management business documents--and information on the PMI Talent Triangle(TM) and the essential skills for success in today's market.

Sterile Product Facility Design and Project Management Second Edition

Author: Jeffrey N. Odum
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781420025859
Release Date: 2004-03-29
Genre: Medical

Knowing how to deal with the regulatory issues, understanding the impacts of cleanliness, and recognizing the affect that poor facility layout will have on GMP spaces are only some of the issues an experienced Project Manager must focus on. Completely revised and updated, Sterile Product Facility Design and Project Management, Second Edition provides comprehensive guidance on how to develop and execute biotech and other sterile drug facilities based on current industry best practices. Each chapter highlights a specific issue centered on managing biotech facilities projects in a GMP environment. The author uses real-world examples of common industry practice to lead you through the idiosyncrasies of a biotech project in an effort to answer some of the more common, and often perplexing, questions that can stand in the way of success. You get a mini seminar on each topic covered. Breaking the project life-cycle into four phases, the text takes you through each phase from the Project Manager's viewpoint. Unlike other books that cover design, technology, and validation in general terms, this book addresses the industry specific issues that make biotech facilities so costly and difficult to deliver. It puts the pieces of the puzzle together in a manner that increases your opportunity for success.