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Human Factors in Project Management: Concepts, Tools, and Techniques for Inspiring Teamwork and Motivation / Edition 1
     

Human Factors in Project Management: Concepts, Tools, and Techniques for Inspiring Teamwork and Motivation / Edition 1

by Zachary Wong
 

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ISBN-10: 0787996297

ISBN-13: 9780787996291

Pub. Date: 06/22/2007

Publisher: Wiley

In Human Factors in Project Management, author Zachary Wong—a noted trainer and acclaimed leader of more than 250 project teams—provides a summary of "people-based" management skills and techniques that can be applied when working in a team environment. This comprehensive resource brings together in one book new and current models in team

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In Human Factors in Project Management, author Zachary Wong—a noted trainer and acclaimed leader of more than 250 project teams—provides a summary of "people-based" management skills and techniques that can be applied when working in a team environment. This comprehensive resource brings together in one book new and current models in team motivation and integrates the most significant concepts in team motivation and behaviors into a single set of principles called "Human Factors." Wong shows how these factors can be applied to the most challenging issues facing project managers today including

  • Motivating a diverse workforce
  • Facilitating team decisions
  • Resolving interpersonal conflicts
  • Managing difficult people
  • Strengthening team accountability
  • Communications
  • Leadership

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780787996291
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
06/22/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
368
Sales rank:
326,973
Product dimensions:
7.35(w) x 9.50(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments.

The Author.

Introduction.

ONE: Emergence of Human Factors.

TWO: Human Factors and Team Dynamics in Project Management.

THREE: Key Elements of Team Performance: Content.

FOUR: Key Elements of Team Performance: Process.

FIVE: Key Elements of Team Performance: Behavior.

SIX: Secrets of Managing the Three Key Elements.

SEVEN: Key Stages of Team Development.

EIGHT: Moving the Team Forward: Facilitation Techniques.

NINE: Personal Space.

TEN: Team Conflicts.

ELEVEN: How Conflicts Affect Personal Space.

TWELVE: Expanding Your Space.

THIRTEEN: Managing Good and Bad Behaviors.

FOURTEEN: Raising Your Game.

FIFTEEN: Those Who Break Through Will Never Go Back.

SIXTEEN: Hearts and Minds of Human Factors.

SEVENTEEN: Personal Leadership: Putting It All Together.

Epilogue.

References.

Index.

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