Shortcuts to success
Project management in the real world
By (author) Elizabeth Harrin
Publication date: 06 May 2013Anything from an office move to the Olympic Games can be termed a project, and 97 per cent of successful projects are led by an experienced project manager. Presenting over 250 years of professional project management experience in a highly accessible format, this entertaining yet practical book will help project managers get up to speed quickly with good practice, avoid pitfalls and deliver business value. SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2014 CMI MANAGEMENT BOOK OF THE YEAR.
Elizabeth Harrin MA MBCS FAPM is a project and programme manager with a decade of experience managing IT and business change projects. She is the author of Social Media for Project Managers (PMI, 2010) and writes the award-winning blog A Girl’s Guide to Project Management (www.pm4girls.elizabeth-harrin.com). Elizabeth is a PRINCE2, MSP and P3O Practitioner and a member of PMI.
Print ISBN-13: 9781780171715
Ebook ISBN-13: 9781780171739
Imprint: BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT
Section 1: Managing project budgets
Section 2: Managing project scope
Section 3: Managing project teams
Section 4: Managing project plans
Section 5: Managing yourself
Tom Kendrick, MBA, PMP
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