Project management is a skill we have to learn and this book provides an insight into development project planning and management by guiding the reader through the stages from concept to completion. Topics covered include problem identification, mobilizing a group, solution identification and planning, resource identification and cost estimating, project funding, basic book-keeping and records, project supervision, project execution and post-project management. Each chapter has test exercises to reinforce the lessons. The language used is clear and simple, and there are illustrations and diagrams throughout.
Anthony Davies is a writer, consultant and lecturer specialising in marketing and business communications. He has lectured extensively on PR and trained non-marketing managers and professionals in PR and marketing. He has created and operated successful PR programmes in the private and not-for-profit sectors and has advised numerous SMEs. An experienced broadcaster, Anthony contributes regularly to the business press and gives lectures, talks and workshops for the Chartered Institute of Marketing and other professional/trade associations, as well as numerous universities.