A Problem Solving Approach to Mathematics for Elementary Teachers / Edition 1

A Problem Solving Approach to Mathematics for Elementary Teachers / Edition 1

by Rick Billstein, Shlomo Libeskind, Johnny W. Lott
     
 

ISBN-10: 0321828011

ISBN-13: 9780321828019

Pub. Date: 01/27/2012

Publisher: Pearson

This book presents the fundamental concepts of project management in a concise fashion with an emphasis on the difficult tradeoffs that must be made by project managers. The authors describe the basic analytical tools and project management methodologies and show how to apply these tools and methodologies to realistic problems.

* Offers a unique balance of theory

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Overview

This book presents the fundamental concepts of project management in a concise fashion with an emphasis on the difficult tradeoffs that must be made by project managers. The authors describe the basic analytical tools and project management methodologies and show how to apply these tools and methodologies to realistic problems.

* Offers a unique balance of theory and practice, with emphasis on the uncertain, risky projects that managers have to manage in the real world.

* Takes an analytical and applied approach.

* Includes Excel templates for all models described in the book on an accompanying disk.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321828019
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
01/27/2012
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
About the Author
Ch. 1Introduction to Project Management1
Ch. 2Project Initiation, Selection, and Planning23
Ch. 3Project Teams and Organizational Relationships62
Ch. 4Precedence Networks and the Critical Path Method (CPM)83
Ch. 5Planning to Minimize Costs107
Ch. 6Planning with Uncertainty135
Ch. 7Risk Management165
Ch. 8Resource Management175
Ch. 9Monitoring and Control205
Ch. 10Managing Multiple Projects218
Epilogue225
AppCopilot Portable Marine Radar Project227
Index237

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