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A handbook of project management : a complete guide for beginners to professionals

Author: Colin Dobie
Publisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Whether you are creating a new product or building a power station, you need to know how to manage the myriad elements in a project to ensure it is completed on time, on budget and to a high standard." "Colin Dobie systematically maps the four phases in the project lifecycle: initiation, planning, implementation and finalisation. He outlines the processes and techniques of the nine functions of project management,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Colin Dobie
ISBN: 9781741141252 1741141257
OCLC Number: 153127574
Description: xii, 398 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: An overview --
What is project management? --
The elements of project management --
Initiation --
Initiating the project --
Scope management --
Planning --
Project planning --
Time and cost management --
Project quality management --
Project risk management --
Human resource management --
Communications management --
Contract and procurement management --
Delivery --
Monitoring and control --
Project integration management --
Contract performance --
Finalisation --
Project finalisation --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: Colin Dobie.

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A guide to project management for large and small projects in both the public and private sector. It systematically maps the four phases in the lifecycle of a project - initiation, planning,  Read more...

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