Project Management: Achieving Competitive Advantage / Edition 1 available in Hardcover
This text takes a holistic, integrated approach to managing projects, exploring both technical and managerial challenges.
It emphasizes not only individual project execution, but also provides a strategic perspective, demonstrating means to manage projects at the program and portfolio levels.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 - Introduction: Why Project Management?
Chapter 2 - The Organization Context: Strategy, Structure, and Culture
Chapter 3 - Project Selection and Portfolio Management
Chapter 4 - Leadership and the Project Manager
Chapter 5 - Scope Management
Chapter 6 - Project Team Building, Conflict, and Negotiation
Chapter 7 - Risk Management
Chapter 8 - Cost Estimation and Budgeting
Chapter 9 - Project Scheduling: Networks, Duration Estimation, and Critical Path
Chapter 10 - Project Scheduling: Lagging, Crashing, and Activity Networks
Chapter 11 - Critical Chain Project Scheduling
Chapter 12 - Resource Management
Chapter 13 - Project Evaluation and Control
Chapter 14 - Project Close-out and Termination