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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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The FAST FORWARD MBA in Project Management

The FAST FORWARD MBA in Project Management

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 25-APR-2008

Insert Date: 30-MAR-2009

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This is one of the bestselling books ever published on the topic of project management. Now in a revised new third edition, it presents you with a wealth of proven techniques for managing projects-from establishing project objectives to building schedules to projecting costs. It includes all the basics on defining, planning, and tracking a project, as well as building stronger project teams. This new edition includes new chapters on Agile Project Management, PMI exam prep, and more. ...

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Agile Project Management with GreenHopper 6 Blueprints

Agile Project Management with GreenHopper 6 Blueprints

By: Jaibeer Malik;

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 26-AUG-2013

Insert Date: 28-AUG-2013

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An intuitive guide to efficiently track and manage projects in an agile way using GreenHopper for JIRA Manage multi-project and multi-team backlog items for agile projects Learn how to use GreenHopper’s rich interface features to focus on the work at hand and increase productivity Easy agile process adoption with pre-sets for Scrum & Kanban In Detail Agile methodologies like Scrum focus on customer values in an incremental way. Regular planning, tracking, reporting, and improving can become equally challenging from a project management perspective. GreenHopper...

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Construction Project Management: Theory and Practice

Construction Project Management: Theory and Practice

By: Kumar Neeraj Jha

Publisher: Pearson Education India

Publication Date: 07-JAN-2011

Insert Date: 06-MAY-2013

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Construction Project Management deals with different facets of construction management emphasizing the basic concepts that any engineering student is supposed to know. The major principles of project management have been derived through real life case studies from the field. Simplified examples have been used to facilitate better understanding of the concepts before going into the large and complex problems. The book features computer applications (Primavera and MS Project) used to explain planning, scheduling, resource leveling, monitoring and reporting; it is highly illustrated with line...

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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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IT Best Practices: Management, Teams, Quality, Performance, and Projects

IT Best Practices: Management, Teams, Quality, Performance, and Projects

By: Tom Witt

Publisher: Auerbach Publications

Publication Date: 20-DEC-2011

Insert Date: 19-APR-2014

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Ideal for project, IT, and systems development managers, this book details the skills, knowledge, and attributes needed to bringing about large-scale change. It explains how to incorporate quality methods into the change management process and outlines a holistic approach for transformation management. Its comprehensive coverage spans team building, quality, project methodology, resource allocation, process engineering, and management best practices. The material covered is validated with references to concepts and processes from such business greats as Dr. Deming, Jack Welch, and Henry...

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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....

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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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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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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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A Comprehensive Guide to Project Management Schedule and Cost Control: Methods and Models for Managing the Project Lifecycle

A Comprehensive Guide to Project Management Schedule and Cost Control: Methods and Models for Managing the Project Lifecycle

By: Randal Wilson

Publisher: Pearson

Publication Date: 09-APR-2014

Insert Date: 25-MAR-2014

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Master all the modern project scheduling and cost control techniques you need, in one focused tutorial! Randal Wilson's Project Schedule & Cost Control  isn't your typical project management guide: it's 100% focused on the specific principles, techniques, and best-practice methodologies of scheduling and cost control. Wilson illuminates key issues through the extensive use of graphs, charts, case studies, and worked examples; and calls your attention to crucial issues that "generic" PM books ignore. Coverage includes:  Project structures, including differences between projects...

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Digital Asset Management: Content Architectures, Project Management, and Creating Order out of Media Chaos

Digital Asset Management: Content Architectures, Project Management, and Creating Order out of Media Chaos

By: Elizabeth Ferguson Keathley

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 01-APR-2014

Insert Date: 05-APR-2014

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Digital Asset Management: Content Architectures, Project Management, and Creating Order out of Media Chaos is for those who are planning a digital asset management system or interested in becoming digital asset managers. This book explains both the purpose of digital asset management systems and why an organization might need one. The text then walks readers step-by-step through the concerns involved in selecting, staffing, and maintaining a DAM. This book is dedicated to providing you with a solid base in the common concerns, both legal and technical, in launching a complex DAM capable of...

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IT Project Management: On Track from Start to Finish, Third Edition

IT Project Management: On Track from Start to Finish, Third Edition

By: Joseph Phillips

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 25-FEB-2010

Insert Date: 01-JUL-2011

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Master IT Project Management This practical, up-to-date guide explains how to successfully manage an IT project and prepare for CompTIA Project+ certification. IT Project Management: On Track from Start to Finish, Third Edition walks you through each step of the IT project management process, covering critical strategies for on-time and within-budget projects. You'll get proven methods for initiating a project, selecting qualified team members, conferring with management, establishing communication, setting realistic timetables, tracking costs, and closing a project. Learn how to: •...