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Project Management in Libraries, Archives and Museums

Project Management in Libraries, Archives and Museums

By: Julie Carpenter

Publisher: Chandos Publishing

Publication Date: 10-DEC-2010

Insert Date: 23-APR-2014

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Aimed at practitioners and managers, this practical handbook provides a source of guidance on project management techniques for the academic and cultural heritage sectors, focusing on managing projects involving public sector and other external partners. Issues under consideration and illustration include: different approaches to managing projects and how to select appropriate methods; using project management tools and other applications in project development and implementation; ensuring the sustainability of project outcomes and transferability into practice; realistic monitoring...

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The Project Management Tool Kit: 100 Tips and Techniques for Getting the Job Done Right

The Project Management Tool Kit: 100 Tips and Techniques for Getting the Job Done Right

By: Tom Kendrick

Publisher: AMACOM

Publication Date: 20-APR-2010

Insert Date: 20-DEC-2010

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Today’s projects are more complex and challenging than ever, and project managers need all the help they can get to succeed amid shifting priorities, interruptions, inadequate funding, expectations of multiple stakeholders, and other obstacles....

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How to Cheat at IT Project Management

How to Cheat at IT Project Management

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Publisher: Syngress

Publication Date: 01-SEP-2005

Insert Date: 09-FEB-2006

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Project Management Made Fast and Easy for IT Professionals Unlike any other book you'll find, this IT project management book synthesizes project management fundamentals, IT processes and procedures, and business fundamentals. Learn how to align your IT projects to the company's strategic objectives. Also learn how to determine which project will solve the right problem at the right time while still delivering high-quality results. You'll become an expert in fine-tuning the work process to ensure projects are completed on time, under budget, and with the required functionality and...

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Preparing for the Project Management Professional (PMP®) Certification Exam Second Edition

Preparing for the Project Management Professional (PMP®) Certification Exam Second Edition

By: Michael W. Newell,

Publisher: AMACOM

Publication Date: 23-SEP-2002

Insert Date: 06-NOV-2004

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As of March 2002, the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification exam has changed. Project managers who need the latest and most complete test-preparation materials will find this new edition a lifesaver. Covering each competency area tested on the exam, it also explains question structures and offers numerous case studies and other valuable practice tools. An invaluable desk reference as well, the new edition is completely up to date. Every chapter has been revised to include the latest changes to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK(R)). For project managers...

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Integrated Project Management

Integrated Project Management

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Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 06-NOV-2002

Insert Date: 02-APR-2003

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This book provides users with a solid basis for managing a project and helps them prepare for dealing with managers, project customers, and the people who work with them on a project.KEY TOPICS:This book serves as a useful handbook for project managers and can be used by those who receive project management assignments as part of their job as well as persons with project management titles. Topics include: Project Work Breakdown Structure and Team Recruitment, Creating the Project Gantt Chart, Budget and Cost, Project Plan Review, Project Execution, among many others. MARKET: Useful for...

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Practice Standard for Project Configuration Management

Practice Standard for Project Configuration Management

By:  Project Management Institute

Publisher: Project Management Institute

Publication Date: 01-JAN-2007

Insert Date: 03-SEP-2009

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Most projects present teams with challenges relating to time, cost and scope. Careful management of these project elements allows projects to be completed successfully. In order to guide a project's direction, project managers utilize the process of configuration management. Project configuration management is the collective body of processes, activities, tools, and methods used to manage certain items during the project lifecycle. Configuration management is implemented to actively guide the direction of the project and support communication that will facilitate successful completion. Due...

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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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Requirements-Led Project Management: Discovering David's Slingshot

Requirements-Led Project Management: Discovering David's Slingshot

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Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 20-AUG-2004

Insert Date: 18-JUN-2005

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Requirements are a crucial ingredient of any successful project. This is true for any product--software, hardware, consumer appliance, or large-scale construction. You have to understand its requirements--what is needed and desired--if you are to build the right product. Most developers recognize the truth in this statement, even if they don't always live up to it. Far less obvious, however, is the contribution that the requirements activity makes to project management. Requirements, along with other outputs from the requirements activity, are potent project management tools. In...

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Ethics and Project Management

Ethics and Project Management

By: PMP, Kliem

Publisher: Auerbach Publications

Publication Date: 14-OCT-2011

Insert Date: 22-APR-2014

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Written for project managers who may encounter ethical dilemmas, this book considers typical and atypical ethical issues that may occur in each phase of the project life cycle. Exploring the consequences of those issues and challenges on project performance, it examines the contents of the Project Management Institute’s code of ethics. The text covers key laws and regulations and explains how to: balance the right level of control, promote progress of projects, and ensure lapses in ethical behavior are not encouraged or permitted. ...

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Software Security Engineering: A Guide for Project Managers

Software Security Engineering: A Guide for Project Managers

By: Julia H. Allen; Sean Barnum; Robert J. Ellison; Gary McGraw; Nancy R. Mead

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 01-MAY-2008

Insert Date: 19-APR-2008

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“This book’s broad overview can help an organization choose a set of processes, policies, and techniques that are appropriate for its security maturity, risk tolerance, and development style. This book will help you understand how to incorporate practical security techniques into all phases of the development lifecycle.”       —Steve Riley, senior security strategist, Microsoft Corporation “There are books written on some of the topics addressed in this book, and there are other books on secure systems engineering. Few address the entire life cycle with a comprehensive overview and...

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The Definitive Guide to Project Management: The fast track to getting the job done on time and on budget, Second Edition

The Definitive Guide to Project Management: The fast track to getting the job done on time and on budget, Second Edition

By: Sebastian Nokes; Sean Kelly

Publisher: FT Press

Publication Date: 26-AUG-2008

Insert Date: 23-MAY-2007

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Successful project management is delivering your projects on time, to brief and within budget. The Definitive Guide to Project Management shows you step by step how to master the techniques of effective project management so that your projects deliver what you want, every time. Suitable for both beginners and more experienced project managers, The Definitive Guide to Project Management is the essential companion for anyone looking to develop their project management skills. Revised and improved to follow the presigious PMI certification scheme, its indispensable advice can be put to work...

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Successful Project Management, 4th Edition

Successful Project Management, 4th Edition

By: Trevor L Young

Publisher: Kogan Page

Publication Date: 03-MAR-2013

Insert Date: 19-FEB-2013

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Successful Project Management, 4th edition, is an essential guide for anyone who wants to improve the success rate of their projects. It will help managers to maintain a balance between the demands of the customer, the project, the team and the organization. Covering the more technical aspects of a project from start to completion it contains practised and tested techniques, covering project conception and start-up, how to manage stake holders, effective risk management, project planning and launch and execution. Also including a brand new glossary of key terms, it provides help with...

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Project Management: Best Practices for IT Professionals

Project Management: Best Practices for IT Professionals

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Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 09-OCT-2000

Insert Date: 20-MAR-2003

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Master project management, today's most critical business skill! Project management leadership is today's #1 business skill. Talented, knowledgeable project managers command the best assignments and compensation: they are the future leaders of business. But expert project managers aren't born that way: they've learned specific, proven techniques and strategies for achieving outstanding results. In Project Management, Richard Murch shares those techniques and strategies. Whether you're managing your first project, or you're an experienced project manager facing tough, new challenges, Project...

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Scaling BPM Adoption: From Project to Program with IBM Business Process Manager

Scaling BPM Adoption: From Project to Program with IBM Business Process Manager

By: Lisa Dyer; Flournoy Henry; Ines Lehmann; Guy Lipof; Fahad Osmani; Dennis Parrott; Wim Peeters; Jonas Zahn

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 29-MAR-2012

Insert Date: 10-DEC-2013

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Your first Business Process Management (BPM) project is a crucial first step on your BPM journey. It is important to begin this journey with a philosophy of change that allows you to avoid common pitfalls that lead to failed BPM projects, and ultimately, poor BPM adoption. This IBM® Redbooks® publication describes the methodology and best practices that lead to a successful project and how to use that success to scale to enterprise-wide BPM adoption. This updated edition contains a new chapter on planning a BPM project. The intended audience for this book includes all people who...

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Sustainability Integration for Effective Project Management

Sustainability Integration for Effective Project Management

By: Gilbert Silvius; Jennifer Tharp

Publisher: IGI Global

Publication Date: 30-JUN-2013

Insert Date: 06-MAY-2013

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Although it remains one of the most significant challenges in recent years, companies are beginning to integrate the ideas of sustainability into organized projects such as marketing, corporate communications, and annual reports. In this case, sustainability remains an important influence on the initiation of project management. Sustainability Integration for Effective Project Management provides a comprehensive understanding of the most important issues, concepts, trends, methodologies, and good practices in sustainability to project management. The research and concepts discussed in this...

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Project Management: Fast Track to Success

Project Management: Fast Track to Success

By: Patrick Harper-Smith; Simon Derry

Publisher: Financial Times/ Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 27-JAN-2010

Insert Date: 30-DEC-2011

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GET THE RESULTS YOU WANT IN PROJECT MANAGEMENT. FAST.   Projects are there to deliver measurable benefits and value to an organisation. Delivering on time and on budget is important, but project management is not just about doing things right, it is also about doing the right things to get the results your business needs. To be an effective project manager you need to maintain flexibility in all things and to maintain your focus on the fact that it is the business need that is paramount, not the process of getting there . Fast to Success: Project Management , helps you do this by...

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Radical Project Management

Radical Project Management

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Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 15-APR-2002

Insert Date: 14-MAR-2003

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Project management for today's complex, chaotic business environments. XPM: the first radically new approach to project management in decades! Designed from the ground up for today's high-speed, fast-changing projects Refocusing project management focused on people, relationships, and adding value! Innovative new XPM tools: how to make them work in your organization Traditional project management doesn't work any more: it's inward-looking, static, and just can't respond to rapid, constant change. Radical Project Management looks outward to stakeholders, management, and...

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Project Management Accounting: Budgeting, Tracking, and Reporting Costs and Profitability

Project Management Accounting: Budgeting, Tracking, and Reporting Costs and Profitability

By: Kevin R. Callahan; Gary S. Stetz; LynneBrooks M. Brooks

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 06-APR-2007

Insert Date: 06-DEC-2007

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Praise for Project Management Accounting: Budgeting, Tracking, and Reporting Costs and Profitability"You don't need to be a Six Sigma Black Belt or a CPA to understand the principles and the practical tools presented by Callahan, Stetz, and Brooks in Project Management Accounting. Their approach focuses on sound financial practices that will improve the ROI of your project whether it is your first or your hundred-and-first experience." —Barry Van Dyck, PhD Director of Degree Programs, Executive Education, Mendoza College of Business, University of Notre Dame"Project Management Accounting...

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Project Management Step-by-Step

Project Management Step-by-Step

By: Larry Richman

Publisher: AMACOM

Publication Date: 15-APR-2002

Insert Date: 29-OCT-2004

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Project management can seem like a daunting endeavor to the untrained and uninitiated. Here is a book that spells out the basics of implementing a project management model and encourages critical thinking about how project management can help a company accomplish its business objectives. Offering clear, concise explanations of different project phases, Project Management Step-by-Step also includes six case studies--positive and negative, real and fictional--that show clearly how project management works in the real world. The book is fully consistent with the newly updated Project...

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Project Management in Practice, Fourth Edition

Project Management in Practice, Fourth Edition

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 26-OCT-2010

Insert Date: 06-APR-2011

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Project Management in Practice, 4th Edition focuses on the technical aspects of project management that are directly related to practice. This textbook is organised around the project management life cycle and it provides students with essential project management concepts, with a focus on PMBOK, the Project Management Body of Knowledge. (The Project Management Institute runs the PMBOK certification program). This new edition Improves ancillaries like the Instructor's Manual and PowerPoint slides and Integrates inclusion of Microsoft Project software throughout the text. Provides better...