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The Human Factor in Project Management

Denise Thompson
August 13, 2018

In the fluid world of changing business environments and variables affecting projects, a style of project management that primarily relies on maintaining the Iron Triangle, that tenuous mix of schedule, scope, and budgets, is no longer the sole path to success. Today’s project management demands a...

Cost Accounting and Financial Management for Construction Project Managers

Len Holm
August 09, 2018

Proper cost accounting and financial management are essential elements of any successful construction job, and therefore make up essential skills for construction project managers and project engineers. Many textbooks on the market focus on the theoretical principles of accounting and finance...

Leading Science and Technology-Based Organizations: Mastering the Fundamentals of Personal, Managerial, and Executive Leadership

Anthony P. Graffeo
August 07, 2018

R&D Leadership: Mastering the Fundamentals for Engineers and Scientists lays out practical strategies for improving personal, team, and organizational performance in technology organizations. The roles of leadership, management, and coaching have been defined and integrated with examples from...

The Project Workout: The Ultimate Guide to Directing and Managing Business-Led Projects

Robert Buttrick
August 06, 2018

Projects are an important strategic management tool and a way of life in every business. But how do you get started and ensure you realize the benefits you need? Now in its 5th edition, the Project Workout is the definitive book on business-led project management. It is a valuable companion for...

Project Management Theory and Practice, Third Edition

Gary L. Richardson, Brad M. Jackson
July 19, 2018

Project Management: Theory and Practice, Third Edition gives students a broad and real flavor of project management. Bringing project management to life, it avoids being too sterilely academic and too narrowly focused on a particular industry view. It takes a model-based approach towards project...

Project Business Management

Oliver F. Lehmann
July 17, 2018

Roughly half of all project managers have to lead customer projects as profit centers on contractor side with two big objectives: making the customer happy and bringing money home. Customer projects are a high-risk business on both sides, customers and contractors, but the dynamics of this business...

PgMP® Practice Test Questions: 1000+ Practice Exam Questions for the PgMP® Examination

Ginger Levin, PMP, PgMP
July 09, 2018

Up to date with the fourth edition of PMI’s Program Management Standard, PgMP®  Practice Test Questions: 1000+ Practice Exam Questions for the PgMP®  Examination contains more than 1,000 practice questions to help readers hone their knowledge and test their skills. It covers all...

The Fundamentals of Developing Operational Solutions for the Government

Chiang H. Ren
June 20, 2018

The Fundamentals of Developing Operational Solutions for the Government guides professionals on how to use operations research to solve problems and capture opportunities for government customers. The governments of modern democratic nations manage large complex societal operations to offer...

Project Management Lessons Learned: A Continuous Process Improvement Framework

Mel Bost
June 18, 2018

"Readers can benefit from the expertise of Mel Bost as both a project manager and a PMO practitioner. Kudos to him for bringing us this valuable perspective on lessons learned." —Mark Price Perry, Founder, BOT International and author of Business Driven Project Portfolio Management "Every project...

Project. Program. Change

Roland Gareis, Lorenz Gareis
June 18, 2018

This book gives managers an integrative approach to project, program, and change management. It describes the differences between change in projects versus programs with case studies in both areas and the different life cycles. While the project and change comprise much of the book, it is up to...

Agilizing the Enterprise

Joseph Raynus
June 08, 2018

Are you still searching for the workplace that deserves someone like you? Do you really have a good understanding about what is going on out there, in the business world? In this book, we will discuss the importance of agility and how it affects the solutions that are being delivered by an...

PgMP® Exam Test Preparation: Test Questions, Practice Tests, and Simulated Exams

Ginger Levin, PMP, PgMP
May 31, 2018

In addition to test questions in each of the five domains and two practice tests in print and online, this all-in-one study guide also contains flashcards for learning terms. This book is current with The Standard for Program Management, Fourth Edition, and its author is the second person in the...

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