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The Framework for Innovation: A Guide to the Body of Innovation Knowledge

Forthcoming

H. James Harrington, Brett Trusko
October 01, 2017

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PMI-PBA® Exam Practice Test and Study Guide

Forthcoming

Brian Williamson
October 01, 2017

Based on industry leading practices aligned to the PMI®’s Business Analysis for Practitioners–A Practice Guide, and the examination content outline (ECO), this authoritative desk reference is organized by the five BA domains and includes an in-depth look at the tools and techniques. It ...

The Entrepreneurial Project Manager

Forthcoming

Chris Cook
August 15, 2017

This book provides project managers the tools, techniques, checklists, templates, and insight to be project entrepreneurs. Thus, projects are strategically aligned and successful. Adding entrepreneurial tools and techniques to the traditional framework gives project managers a more comprehensive...

Project Management beyond Waterfall and Agile

Forthcoming

Mounir Ajam
August 15, 2017

The book presents a flexible, universal, and integrated three-dimensional model for managing projects. By tailoring and customizing the model to a specific industry or organization or by adapting it to a function or project classification, this model can be used to manage any project. It can also...

Earned Benefits Program Management: Aligning, Realizing, and Sustaining Strategy

Forthcoming

Crispin Piney
June 15, 2017

The book addresses all of the principal aspects of program management. It explains how to protect against invalid numerical manipulation and provides a coherent solution for total program management. Starting with an integrated view of the project management domains, the book then focuses on an...

Rethinking Innovation and Design for Emerging Markets: Inside the Renault Kwid Project

Forthcoming

Christophe Midler, Bernard Jullien, Yannick Lung
May 17, 2017

The authors have put together a fascinating narrative of the creation process of one of the most successful example of frugal engineering in recent years. They bring out insightful details of what managerial, organizational and technological pathways were taken to come up with a disruptive...

Leading and Motivating Global Teams: Integrating Offshore Centers and the Head Office

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Vimal Kumar Khanna
May 09, 2017

This book provides techniques for offshore center managers and head office managers to motivate and manage globally distributed teams, which are spread across the offshore center and the head office, and thereby achieve higher productivity. Readers learn how to integrate the offshore center with...

Engineering Management in a Global Environment: Guidelines and Procedures

M. Kemal Atesmen
April 13, 2017

In today's global business environment with high speed interactions, engineering organizations are evolving continuously. Engineering Management in a Global Environment: Guidelines and Procedures provides guidelines for changing roles of engineering managers in the international arena. The book...

A Guide to Selecting Software Measures and Metrics

Capers Jones
March 16, 2017

Going where no book on software measurement and metrics has previously gone, this critique thoroughly examines a number of bad measurement practices, hazardous metrics, and huge gaps and omissions in the software literature that neglect important topics in measurement. The book covers the major...

Dubai - The Epicenter of Modern Innovation: A Guide to Implementing Innovation Strategies

William R. Kennedy, Aaron G. Amacher, Gregory C. McLaughlin
January 26, 2017

International and global in nature, Dubai - The Epicenter of Modern Innovation: A Guide to Implementing Innovation Strategies provides a roadmap for the successful implementation of innovation for companies and businesses currently working in the Middle East, the UAE, and more specifically, Dubai....

Essentials of Engineering Leadership and Innovation

Pamela McCauley
December 15, 2016

This book is a must-have resource for those engineering professionals seeking out best practice in engineering leadership and innovation. It is underpinned by years of applied experience in engineering settings, and is designed to develop and prepare engineers as leaders to accept the technical and...

Lean and Agile Project Management: How to Make Any Project Better, Faster, and More Cost Effective

Terra Vanzant Stern, PhD
December 15, 2016

When project managers are faced with budget cuts and fewer resources, waste elimination becomes a priority in maintaining effectiveness. This does not mean shortening or abandoning traditional project cycles, though. In fact, fast results on critical assignments can only be completed with strong...

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