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The fast forward MBA in project management

Author: Eric Verzuh
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4th edView all editions and formats
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"An updated and revised edition of the bestselling guide to managing projectsFor any professional responsible for coordinating projects among different departments, across executive levels, or with technical complexity, The Fast Forward MBA in Project Management offers comprehensive instruction on how to deliver on time and on budget. Get the step-by-step advice you need to find the right sponsor, clarify  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Eric Verzuh
ISBN: 9781118073773 1118073770 9781118147948 1118147944 9781118147955 1118147952 9781118147962 1118147960
OCLC Number: 729065004
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xxiv, 519 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Project management: the key to thriving in the new project-driven world --
Foundation principles of project management --
Know your key stakeholders and win their cooperation --
Write the rules: five key documents to manage expectations and define success --
Risk management: minimize the threats to your project --
Work breakdown structure: break your project into manageable units of work --
Realistic scheduling --
The art and science of accurate estimating --
Balancing the trade-off among cost, schedule, and quality --
Building a high-performance project team --
Clear communication among project stakeholders --
Measuring progress --
Solving common project problems --
Enterprise project management: coordinate all projects and project resources in your organization --
Requirements engineering: the key to building the right product --
Project initiation: turning a problem or opportunity into a project --
Information technology project success factors --
Project portfolio management: align project resources with business strategy --
PMP exam preparation --
Microsoft project: guidelines for effective use.
Responsibility: Eric Verzuh.
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An updated and revised edition of the bestselling guide to managing projects For any professional responsible for coordinating projects among different departments, across executive levels, or with  Read more...

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