Organizing Projects for Success

Organizing Projects for Success

by Vijay K. Verma
     
 

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How do project managers get things done? They generally have substantial responsibility, and they depend on the cooperation of otherproject stakeholders for their success. In Organizing Projects for Success, Vijay Verma shows that understanding the issues of authority, accountability, reliability, and responsibility, as well as knowing how to gain the commitment of… See more details below

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How do project managers get things done? They generally have substantial responsibility, and they depend on the cooperation of otherproject stakeholders for their success. In Organizing Projects for Success, Vijay Verma shows that understanding the issues of authority, accountability, reliability, and responsibility, as well as knowing how to gain the commitment of project participants and how to delegate effectively, are all critical to good project management. He shows that even the best soft skills can be overridden by an organizational structure that does not support management by projects. This book is Volume One of The Human Aspects of Project

Management series.

Vijay K. Verma, PMP, P.E., M.B.A., has over 20 years of project management experience. He is group leader in the Planning Department at TRIUMF, University of British Columbia, Vancouver , Canada.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781880410400
Publisher:
Project Management Institute
Publication date:
01/28/1995
Series:
Human Aspects of Project Management Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
201
Sales rank:
742,898
Product dimensions:
5.94(w) x 9.12(h) x 0.43(d)

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