Project Management, Fourth Edition: Get From the Idea to Implementation Successfully

Project Management, Fourth Edition: Get From the Idea to Implementation Successfully

by Marion E. Haynes

Paperback(4th Edition)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781426018565
Publisher: Axzo Press
Publication date: 12/16/2009
Edition description: 4th Edition
Pages: 110
Product dimensions: 7.80(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.20(d)

Table of Contents

About the Author 1

About the Crisp 50-Minute Series 3

A Note to Instructors 4

Part 1 Project Management Concepts 5

Project Management Basics 7

The Project Life Cycle 8

Project Parameters 11

Project Management Software 12

Common Terms and Abbreviations 13

Part Summary 15

Part 2 Defining the Project 17

The Origin of Projects 19

Getting Underway: Action Items 20

Testing Your Preliminary Strategy 24

Part Summary 26

Part 3 Planning the Project 27

Planning the Three Project Dimensions 29

Planning the Quality Dimension 30

Planning the Time Dimension 34

Planning the Cost Dimension 45

Assigning Responsibility 49

Part Summary 51

Part 4 Implementing the Plan 53

The Implementation Phase 55

Controlling Work in Progress 56

Providing Feedback 67

Negotiating for Resources 69

Ten Guidelines for Effective Negotiation 70

Resolving Differences 72

Communicating 76

Part Summary 79

Part 5 Completing the Project 81

Bringing the Project to a Successful Conclusion 83

Project Management in a Nutshell 90

Part Summary 91

Appendix 93

Appendix to Part 1 95

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