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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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Agile Project Management with Scrum

Agile Project Management with Scrum

By: Ken Schwaber

Publisher: Microsoft Press

Publication Date: 11-FEB-2004

Insert Date: 20-JAN-2009

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The rules and practices for Scrum—a simple process for managing complex projects—are few, straightforward, and easy to learn. But Scrum’s simplicity itself—its lack of prescription—can be disarming, and new practitioners often find themselves reverting to old project management habits and tools and yielding lesser results. In this illuminating series of case studies, Scrum co-creator and evangelist Ken Schwaber identifies the real-world lessons—the successes and failures—culled from his years of experience coaching companies in agile project management. Through them, you’ll understand how to...

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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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PMP Rapid Review

PMP Rapid Review

By: Sean Whitaker

Publisher: Microsoft Press

Publication Date: 15-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. Reinforce your exam prep with a Rapid Review of these tasks: Initiating the project Planning the project Executing the project Monitoring and controlling the project Closing the project This book is an ideal complement to the in-depth training of the Microsoft...

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Managing Projects with GNU Make, 3rd Edition

Managing Projects with GNU Make, 3rd 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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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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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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Illustrating PRINCE2 - Project Management in Real Terms

Illustrating PRINCE2 - Project Management in Real Terms

By: Susan Tuttle

Publisher: IT Governance Ltd

Publication Date: 10-JAN-2012

Insert Date: 14-JUN-2013

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Enjoy effective and profitable projects with PRINCE2® PRINCE2® is a versatile project management method that can be tailored to any project, of any size, in any environment, by any company. It is widely recognized and extensively used. This book will show you how PRINCE2® will enable you to obtain the best possible results from all your projects. Step by step … Written by an experienced practitioner and trainer, this step-by-step guide breaks down the PRINCE2® methodology into bite-size chunks, giving clear explanations and practical illustrations in each section. It...

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Agile Data Warehousing Project Management

Agile Data Warehousing Project Management

By: Ralph Hughes

Publisher: Morgan Kaufmann

Publication Date: 28-DEC-2012

Insert Date: 22-JAN-2013

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You have to make sense of enormous amounts of data, and while the notion of “agile data warehousing” might sound tricky, it can yield as much as a 3-to-1 speed advantage while cutting project costs in half. Bring this highly effective technique to your organization with the wisdom of agile data warehousing expert Ralph Hughes. Agile Data Warehousing Project Management will give you a thorough introduction to the method as you would practice it in the project room to build a serious “data mart.” Regardless of where you are today, this step-by-step implementation guide will prepare you...

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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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PMP® Project Management Professional Exam Review Guide

PMP® Project Management Professional Exam Review Guide

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 27-JUL-2009

Insert Date: 05-MAR-2010

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A concise, focused study aid aimed at preparing you for PMP certification The Project Management Profressional (PMP) certification is the most desired skill in today's IT marketplace and candidates are required to have thousands of hours of PM experience even before taking the PMP exam. As the ideal reading companion to PMP: Project Management Professional Exam Study Guide, Fifth Edition, or any PMP exam prep guide, this focused study tool gives you that extra preparation you need to approach the grueling PMP exam with confidence. More than 120 review questions, two bonus 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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Agile Project Management: Creating Innovative Products, Second Edition

Agile Project Management: Creating Innovative Products, Second Edition

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Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 10-JUL-2009

Insert Date: 28-JUL-2009

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Best practices for managing projects in agile environments—now updated with new techniques for larger projects Today, the pace of project management moves faster. Project management needs to become more flexible and far more responsive to customers. Using Agile Project Management (APM), project managers can achieve all these goals without compromising value, quality, or business discipline. In Agile Project Management, Second Edition, renowned agile pioneer Jim Highsmith thoroughly updates his classic guide to APM, extending and refining it to support even the largest projects and...

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Effective Project Management: Traditional, Agile, Extreme, 7th Edition

Effective Project Management: Traditional, Agile, Extreme, 7th Edition

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 16-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 15-APR-2014

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The popular guide to the project management body of knowledge, now fully updated Now in its seventh edition, this comprehensive guide to project management has long been considered the standard for both professionals and academics. With more than 32,000 copies sold in the last three editions, it has now been fully updated to cover the new PMBOK 5. Well-known expert Robert Wysocki has added more than 100 pages of new content based on instructor feedback, enhancing the coverage of best-of-breed methods and tools for ensuring project management success. With enriched case studies,...

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Project Management Communications Bible

Project Management Communications Bible

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 10-JUN-2008

Insert Date: 10-APR-2009

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The authoritative reference on one of the most important aspects of managing projects--project communications With shorter production cycles and the demand for projects being faster, cheaper, and better, the need for project communications tools has increased. Written with the project manager, stakeholder, and project team in mind, this resource provides the best practices, tips, tricks, and tools for successful project communications and planning. The featured charts, graphs, and tables are all ready for immediate use. ...

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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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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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ORGANIZATIONAL PROJECT MANAGEMENT MATURITY MODEL (OPM3®)

ORGANIZATIONAL PROJECT MANAGEMENT MATURITY MODEL (OPM3®)

By:  Project Management Institute

Publisher: Project Management Institute

Publication Date: 01-JAN-2008

Insert Date: 03-SEP-2009

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"OPM3® – Second Edition continues to provide the tools necessary for organizations to measure their maturity against a comprehensive set of best practices. What's new? • Greater alignment with other PMI Standards. • Introduction of Organizational Enablers – to promote smooth transitions within the domain, stages and process groups and to achieve a higher degree of organizational maturity. • Categorization by Knowledge Area, by Business Results and by Balanced Scorecard. • Consolidated best practices to eliminate duplication. Start meeting your standards for better...

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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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Agile Project Management: Essentials from the Project Management Journal

Agile Project Management: Essentials from the Project Management Journal

By: Project Management Journal

Publisher: Jossey-Bass

Publication Date: 26-JUN-2013

Insert Date: 04-SEP-2013

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The development of the Agile Movement, whatever the area of application or discipline, comes from the famous "faster, cheaper, better" maxim. As such, the agile manufacturing paradigm rests on four principles: response to change and uncertainty, supplying highly customized products, synthesis of diverse technologies, and intra-enterprise and inter-enterprise integration. For the reader interested in agile project management applications, response to changes, and transformations and its impact on managing projects, this book is a must-read. Various insights are covered,...