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Effective Project Management: Traditional, Agile, Extreme

Effective Project Management: Traditional, Agile, Extreme

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 27-APR-2009

Insert Date: 13-MAR-2010

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With 200 pages of new content, the fifth edition of this popular guide gives new or veteran project managers a comprehensive overview of all of the best-of-breed project management approaches and tools today, including Traditional (Linear and Incremental), Agile (Iterative and Adaptive), and Extreme. Step-by-step instruction and practical case studies show you how to use these tools effectively to achieve better outcomes of projects at hand. Plus, the book provides full coverage on managing continuous process improvement, procurement management, managing distressed projects, and managing...

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Agile Project Management with Scrum

Agile Project Management with Scrum

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Publisher: Microsoft Press

Publication Date: 11-FEB-2004

Insert Date: 20-JAN-2009

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Apply the principles of Scrum, one of the most popular agile programming methods, to software project management—and focus your team on delivering real business value. Author Ken Schwaber, a leader in the agile process movement and a co-creator of Scrum, brings his vast expertise to helping you guide the product and software development process more effectively and efficiently. Help eliminate the ambiguity into which so many software projects are borne, where vision and planning documents are essentially thrown over the wall to developers. This high-level reference describes how to use Scrum...

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Managing Projects with GNU Make, Third Edition

Managing Projects with GNU Make, Third Edition

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 19-NOV-2004

Insert Date: 13-NOV-2004

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The utility simply known as make is one of the most enduring features of both Unix and other operating systems. First invented in the 1970s, make still turns up to this day as the central engine in most programming projects; it even builds the Linux kernel. In the third edition of the classic Managing Projects with GNU make, readers will learn why this utility continues to hold its top position in project build software, despite many younger competitors. The premise behind make is simple: after you change source files and want to rebuild your program or other output files, make checks...

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Head First PMP, 2nd Edition

Head First PMP, 2nd Edition

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 28-JUL-2009

Insert Date: 03-JUN-2009

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Learn the latest principles and certification objectives in The PMBOK Guide, Fourth Edition, in a unique and inspiring way with Head First PMP . The second edition of this book helps you prepare for the PMP certification exam using a visually rich format designed for the way your brain works. You'll find a full-length sample exam included inside the book. More than just proof of passing a test, a PMP certification means that you have the knowledge to solve most common project problems. But studying for a difficult four-hour exam on project management isn't easy, even for experienced project...

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Real-world project management tools and techniques you can start using today! IT professionals are often faced with extremely challenging project deployments, as well as initiatives that are mission-critical to their organizations. For IT project managers, a strong understanding of the discipline of project management can be invaluable—both to success with individual projects and to their overall careers. However, most books and training materials on project management pay little or no attention to the unique challenges IT project managers face. PM Crash Course™ for IT...

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Mastering IT Project Management

Mastering IT Project Management

By: Murali Chemuturi

Publisher: J. Ross Publishing

Publication Date: 17-JUL-2013

Insert Date: 26-NOV-2013

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In previous years, setting up IT infrastructure involved just the preparation of the data center. It has become much more complex and evolved today. The infrastructure includes not only the data center facility, but also the entire organization by providing internet connectivity to customers, vendors, and company executives on the move. Mastering IT Project Management is the first book to detail how to create IT infrastructure rather than simply describe how to manage the IT function or software development. This unique and comprehensive reference covers all aspects needed to...

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CAPM/PMP Project Management Certification All-In-One Exam Guide, Third Edition

CAPM/PMP Project Management Certification All-In-One Exam Guide, Third Edition

By: Joseph Phillips

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 20-AUG-2013

Insert Date: 04-OCT-2013

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Complete coverage of all current objectives for the CAPM and PMP exams—more than 1,000 practice exam questions and in-depth explanations in total! Thoroughly revised for the current PMI Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK), this up-to-date resource offers complete coverage of all the material included on the Certified Associate in Project Management and Project Management Professional exams. ...

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PMP Project Management Professional Study Guide, Fourth Edition

PMP Project Management Professional Study Guide, Fourth Edition

By: Joseph Phillips

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 19-JUL-2013

Insert Date: 23-NOV-2013

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The best fully integrated study system available for the PMP examFully updated for the current PMI® Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK®) and the latest release of the Project Management Professional exam, PMP® Project Management Professional Study Guide, Fourth Edition covers what you need to know—and shows you how to prepare—for this challenging exam.Ebook version does not provide access to the companion files. ...

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Project Management Absolute Beginner’s Guide, Third Edition

Project Management Absolute Beginner’s Guide, Third Edition

By: Gregory M. Horine

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 16-OCT-2012

Insert Date: 20-OCT-2012

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Succeed as a project manager, even if you’ve never run a project before! This book is the fastest way to master every project management task, from upfront budgeting and scheduling through execution, managing teams through closing projects, and learning from experience. Updated for the latest web-based project management tools and the newest version of PMP certification, this book will show you exactly how to get the job done, one incredibly clear and easy step at a time. Project management has never, ever been this simple! Who knew how simple Project Management could be? This is today’s...

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The Software Project Manager’s Bridge to Agility

The Software Project Manager’s Bridge to Agility

By: Michele Sliger; Stacia Broderick

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 19-MAY-2008

Insert Date: 15-MAR-2008

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When software development teams move to agile methods, experienced project managers often struggle—doubtful about the new approach and uncertain about their new roles and responsibilities. In this book, two long-time certified Project Management Professionals (PMPRs) and Scrum trainers have built a bridge to this dynamic new paradigm. They show experienced project managers how to successfully transition to agile by refocusing on facilitation and collaboration, not “command and control.” The authors begin by explaining how agile works: how it differs from traditional...

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OpenProj: The Open Source Solution for Managing Your Projects

OpenProj: The Open Source Solution for Managing Your Projects

By: Lisa A. Bucki

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 23-SEP-2008

Insert Date: 05-JUN-2009

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Accelerating demand for project management skills and tools has created a hunger for solutions. Businesses and individuals want a disciplined way to manage projects, and until recently, most project management programs and enterprise solutions have been costly. OpenProj solves this problem. It provides a free, open source desktop alternative to Microsoft Project. Since its release in January 2008, OpenProj has already been downloaded over 375,000 times in over 142 countries and has quickly become one of the most popular open source applications. OpenProj: The Open Source Solution for Managing...

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Project Management: A Managerial Approach, 8th Edition

Project Management: A Managerial Approach, 8th Edition

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 23-AUG-2011

Insert Date: 01-AUG-2012

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Meredith's newest edition of Project Management focuses on all facets of the steps needed to successfully manage a project - from planning and resources to budgeting and more. An important goal is to appeal to help those preparing to take the PMBOK certification exams of the Project Management Institute. Revisions for the 8th Edition include a more consistent writing style throughout, content updates in some chapters, additional examples of some concepts to make them easier to grasp, and improved visual elements to make the textbook and online resources easier to understand and navigate. ...

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Microsoft® Project 2010 Project Management: Real World Skills for Certification and Beyond

Microsoft® Project 2010 Project Management: Real World Skills for Certification and Beyond

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 09-AUG-2010

Insert Date: 22-AUG-2010

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The ideal on-the-job reference guide for project managers who use Microsoft Project 2010 This must-have guide to using Microsoft Project 2010 is written from a real project manager's perspective and is packed with information you can use on the job. The book explores using Project 2010 during phases of project management, reveals best practices, and walks you through project flow from planning through tracking to closure. This valuable book follows the processes defined in the PMBOK Guide, Fourth Edition, and also provides exam prep for Microsoft's MCTS: Project 2010...

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Effective Project Management

Effective Project Management

By: Paul Roberts

Publisher: Kogan Page

Publication Date: 03-FEB-2011

Insert Date: 15-JUL-2011

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Whether organising an important event or heading up a large team, running a project can be a daunting process. Project management is fraught with perils; unfinished and unsuccessful projects are everywhere. In fact, it's more common than not for projects to fail. Effective Project Management reveals what the best project managers know, say and do. By condensing thirty years of hands on project management experience, it will show the reader what to do in simple, smart and practical steps. With essential advice that has been tried and tested in real businesses, it covers all the aspects of how...

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PMP Rapid Review

PMP Rapid Review

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Publisher: Microsoft Press

Publication Date: 26-AUG-2013

Insert Date: 13-JUN-2013

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Assess your readiness for the updated PMP Exam—and quickly identify where you need to focus and practice. This practical, streamlined guide walks you through each exam task, providing "need to know" checklists, review questions, tips, and links to further study—all designed to help bolster your preparation....

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Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Project Management, Second Edition

Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Project Management, Second Edition

By: Greg Horine

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 16-JAN-2009

Insert Date: 06-SEP-2008

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Why learn project management the hard way? Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Project Management, Second Edition will have you managing projects in no time! Here’s a small sample of what you’ll learn:  Key concepts and fundamentals behind best-practice project management techniques The mindset and skill set of effective project managers Project techniques that work in any industry, with any tools The common elements of successful projects Lessons from failed projects The value and importance of project leadership versus project management How to manage growing project...

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PMP Certification All-in-One For Dummies, 2nd Edition

PMP Certification All-in-One For Dummies, 2nd Edition

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Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 16-SEP-2013

Insert Date: 30-OCT-2013

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This completely updated guide prepares you for taking the PMP certification exam As the most popular project management certification available, the PMP certification is very difficult to obtain and demands stringent requirements. Thankfully, this All-in-One guide is packed with valuable information that has been completely updated to offer you the most accurate and helpful information for taking the exam. The book features up-to-date content that reflects the changes in the Fifth Edition of the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) and helps you navigate the various requirements...

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Adaptive Project Framework: Managing Complexity in the Face of Uncertainty

Adaptive Project Framework: Managing Complexity in the Face of Uncertainty

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Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 02-FEB-2010

Insert Date: 29-JAN-2010

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A Breakthrough Framework for Adaptive Project Management from Project Management Guru Robert K. Wysocki For an increasing number of critical projects, traditional project management models simply are not appropriate. In many cases, complete requirements and objectives cannot be specified up front, and significant changes cannot be avoided. What’s needed is an entirely new framework for project management: one that combines agile methods with the profession’s most enduring best practices. In this book, Robert K. Wysocki provides that framework–the Adaptive Project Framework (APF)–and shows...

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The Project Management Book

The Project Management Book

By: Richard Newton

Publisher: FT Publishing International

Publication Date: 17-APR-2013

Insert Date: 06-MAY-2013

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The Project Management Book addresses the real-life scenarios and issues that anyone responsible for managing a project is likely to face on a day to day basis.  It provides solutions to the everyday issues involved in managing projects, including:   Defining your project Understanding your role as a project manager Dealing with external problems Learning from Lean and Six Sigma Delivering projects in times of change It also includes a handy glossay of project management jargon ...

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SharePoint 2010 for Project Management, 2nd Edition

SharePoint 2010 for Project Management, 2nd Edition

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 02-FEB-2012

Insert Date: 12-JAN-2012

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Microsoft SharePoint is perfect for project management, but most companies don't understand it's power. This hands-on book demonstrates how SharePoint can help you organize and manage complex projects--a decidedly more productive way to use this popular collaboration software. You'll learn how to apply common and practical project management concepts in SharePoint, and build a Project Management Information System (PMIS) that can efficiently coordinate communication and collaboration among team members....