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60 Minute Scrum: Agendas
Series: 60 Minute Guides. Price: Free! Words: 630. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
Scrum is a light weight framework built predominantly on Agile principles which has often been described as “easy to learn hard to master”. This book has been provided as a useful at a glance resource from Scrum practitioners and Scrum Masters looking to deploy the method.
60 Minute Scrum: Glossary
Series: 60 Minute Guides. Price: Free! Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
Scrum is a light weight framework built predominantly on Agile principles which has often been described as “easy to learn hard to master”. It has gained popularity as it is incredibly simple to understand for both users and stakeholders and it addresses a number of pitfalls with standard project management and software design methodologies.
Little Book of Project Management Tips
Price: Free! Words: 470. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
A booklet of short list reminders on project management knowledge areas and the soft skills of communication, conflict resolution and leadership.
Kanban: A Quick and Easy Guide to Kickstart Your Project
Price: Free! Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Software development & engineering / project management
Learn what's Kanban and how agile development and lean management can help you design and develop faster and cheaper.
Is Project Controls Overrated as a Discipline?
Price: Free! Words: 4,420. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: November 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general
Despite 73% of the PMBOK Guide, Sixth Edition project management processes being either pre-cursors to control activities or direct control related activities, the success rate of projects nowadays is not very encouraging, leading one to asking the question as to whether the discipline of project controls is perhaps overrated. Is project controls achieving what it is meant to on projects?
Bounce - You Can’t Manage a Basketball Team, You’re a Computer Guy
Price: Free! Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
The term bounce refers to how quickly someone can “bounce back” from tough times. Based on a true story, Bounce is an inspirational leadership story about how a computer guy from St. Charles Illinois proved to his son that life and work experiences could be leveraged to build a winning basketball team that everyone was afraid to play.
How to Pass the PMP Exam on Your Second Attempt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Project Management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
If you failed the PMP exam on your first attempt and are confused about how to pass the exam the next time, this book is for you. This eBook explains everything, from analyzing your failure, learning from, it and how to prepare for your next attempt.
Practical Scrum
You set the price! Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
“Practical Scrum” by Shiel Yule, gives a breakdown of the Scrum framework that has become one of the main project management methods used today. This "quick read" instruction manual, explains the basic principles of the Scrum framework so a team can get up and Sprinting quickly. An ideal introduction to the Scrum framework.
PMO Evaluations
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,450. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Information technology
The wise Project Management leaders will partner with the businesses and take great efforts to ensure the business is being adequately served. In a time when analysts claim that the failure rate for PMOs is above fifty percent, we see executives hiring PMO leads from other companies, in many cases only to subsequently add their own failed PMO efforts to the statistical cemetery
How to Approach Writing a Risk Assessment for Event Managers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,330. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Project Management
The preparation of a Risk Assessment is now an essential requirement for anyone planning a community event. This book is intended as a guide for those unfamiliar with organising fairs, village fêtes and town centre celebrations. It is based on the author’s 8 years experience as Project Manager on a wide variety of community events including markets and late night shopping evenings.
Agile and Quality by Design
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,670. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
Agile is not new. Many years ago, project leaders began working closely with the user community and engaged them throughout the entire project process. This ensured that the users were involved in determining what they wanted and how it would be presented. Quality by Design is an ideal complement to the Agile methodology.
Project Tips: On the Go
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Motivational, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
This book provides real-world examples of how to achieve your goals quickly. Just apply the top seven project tips to get results. If you’re planning your next big project - this guide is for you!
How to Write Construction Programmes & Schedules
You set the price! Words: 13,450. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
This book will help managers in construction to write programmes effectively. With first hand experience the author uses a ‘fit out’ project to guide you through a series of simple steps from receipt of tender through to the final programme using Asta and Microsoft Project software. The book teaches a logical order that's applied to any project, therefore a ‘must' for project and site managers.
Project Management
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
Project management is the science of organizing the components of a project, whether the project is the development of a new product, the launch of a new service, a marketing campaign or a wedding. A project is not something that is part of normal business operations. Its typically created once, it's temporary and its specific.
How To Plan A Wedding With ProjectLibre
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
ProjectLibre is a general purpose task tracking application. It is free to use for any purpose and is well suited to wedding planners.