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Bare Knuckled Project Management: How to Succeed at Every Project
By Tony Gruebl
Price: Free! Words: 39,100. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by Michael Dobson. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
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As many as 70% of projects fail, costing billions of dollars. You’ve hired certified project managers and implemented project management techniques, and yet you still don’t have the success you need. You need a Bare-Knuckled Project Manager, someone not afraid to ruffle a few feathers, make hard decisions, and speak key truths to people who don't always want to hear bad news.
Planning your Project like a Pro
By Brad Egeland
Price: Free! Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014 by i2e Consulting. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
Planning. It’s a word that makes project managers, excited project team members, and enthusiastic project customer cringe, as they consider moving forward on a hot project. Even executive management within the delivery organization - who above all should understand the concept of planning and what it means to the bottom line of the project - often would rather push a project forward....
How To Plan A Wedding With ProjectLibre
By Vaughn Smith, PMP
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
ProjectLibre is a general purpose task tracking application. It is free to use for any purpose and is well suited to wedding planners.
Business Ethics For The Modern Man - Understanding How Ethics Fit Into The Business Place
By Franco Tremain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,390. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013 by Gold Crown Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
“Business Ethics For The Modern Man” helps to give the layman an overview of exactly what practices a company should be following in addition to what is mandated by government laws. The running of a company, big or a small is no easy feat and if the company is not careful, it can lose a lot of business or even have to close based on its practices.
Be a Killer Sponsor! Ten Attributes of a Best-in-Class Sponsor
By Lonnie Pacelli
Series: Project Management Screw-Ups. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by Leading on the Edge/Projectmanagementadvisor.com. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
Have you ever managed a project where the project sponsor was disengaged, unrealistic or overly demanding? Or ever tried to get by without a project sponsor only to have the project go down in flames. Every experienced project manager has at some point in his or her career encountered an onerous project sponsor, which either made a project more difficult to execute or caused it to fail altogether.
The Quick But Essential Guide to Project Management
By Mike Young
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,270. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
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New Extended Edition! Explore the dark arts of Project Management with this quick but essential guide. For those either new to project management or wishing to refresh their skills, this guide is packed with practical advice from an author with over 25 years experience in business. With a focus on people skills, learn how to construct realistic plans and manage projects to successful completion.
Straight Talk Leadership Seminars - 31 Tips to be a Best-in-Class Project Sponsor
By Lonnie Pacelli
Series: Straight Talk Leadership Seminars. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013 by Leading on the Edge/Projectmanagementadvisor.com. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
Get 31 concise and easy to understand tips to help you become a best-in-class project sponsor who consistently drives projects to success. Use the handy self-assessment questions to help you identify where you need to improve and put in place the change needed to be a more effective leader.
The Art of the Plan
By John Marc Thibault
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,840. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
The Art of the Plan is a guide for analysts, planners, schedulers – anyone who needs to prepare non-trivial project plans. This book takes you through the process of preparing a realistic project plan, from crystal-clear requirements to attainable targets.
How to Run a Project in Simple Terms
By Narinder Dhaliwal
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
A simple and easy to understand overview of how to use a structured methodology such as PRINCE2 (TM) in projects of your own be it at home or at work.
The 7 Deadly Sins of Resource Management: How to Find and Fix Costly Drains on Your Business and Create a Change-Ready Organization
By Bruce Hunter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
What is your company vision? How does your organization manage change? What about talent and project management? Whether you’re committing just one deadly sin—or all 7—this handbook will help you identify trouble spots and get back on course with valuable strategies you can put to work immediately.
PMP Prep Last Minute
By Mufaddal Khandwala
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,330. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
A Quick Reference Guide for the PMP Exam which helps the aspirants in recalling the contents & context quickly by providing short notes on the topics. Hence before the main exam and the Preparatory exams you just need to glance through this guide and get ready for the exam. This book can be used in conjunction with other revered PMP books.
The PMP Notebook 2nd Edition
By Kaye Smith
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,530. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
This book is intended for people who are studying for the CAPMP and the PMP. It’s formatted in the Outline Method, a common and effective method used for studying. It makes notes easy to scan for quick review, to read through and memorize. You’ll get the key points needed to help pass the exam. This book is based on the 5th edition of the PMBOK.
The Art of Marketing & Promotion - How Sun Tzu Can Improve Your Business Success
By Allan P. Sand
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 22,380. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / business development
This is how Sun Tzu would help you develop and implement promotional & marketing programs! Apply the philosophy of war to expanding your business! Your success (and even survival) in the business world depends upon effective research, preparation, planning, thinking, and execution of your promotion programs. Inside are the secrets of business success.
Doors, Floors and Gold Ores
By Carlos Cisneros
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
How active listening can lead us to high quality product, budget savings and schedule control.
Gazza's Guide to Practical Project Management: Tips and Advice on Surviving the Project Management Journey
By Gary M Nelson
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 63,740. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
Life is complicated. If we can simplify the job of getting things done, the better off we usually are. This is particularly important in managing projects. In this book, Gary (Gazza) tackles the complexity of managing projects by breaking the essential components of Project Management down into practical, simple concepts.
The PMP Notebook
By Kaye Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,220. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
This book is intended for people who are studying for the CAPMP and the PMP. It’s formatted in the Outline Method, a common and effective method used for studying. It makes notes easy to scan for quick review, to read through and memorize. You’ll get the key points needed to help pass the exam.
60 Minute:Scrum
By Stewart Lancaster
Series: 60 Minute Guides. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,340. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
Scrum is an Agile based project management approach that has allowed countless organisations achieve competitive advantage by allowing them to deliver the highest value in the shortest amount of time. 60 Minute Scrum uses a number of techniques to not only teach you the Scrum framework in less than 60 minutes, but to ensure that you are able to recall it for years to come.
Project Management
By Ruth Muthui
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Category: 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.
Learn Excel: Executive Summary & Scope
By Ronald Goulden
Series: Build-a-Tool, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,750. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Education
This is the second book in the “Build-A-Tool’ series of books for learning Microsoft® Excel while creating fully functional Project Management tools (which, with a little ingenuity, can be applied to other fields of study). The process of this book will start with blank worksheets and develop them into sophisticated Project Management tools called the ‘Executive Summary” and Scope” documents.
101 Tips for the Enlightened Project Manager
By Joseph Drammissi
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,410. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
101 Tips for the Enlightened Project Manager provides the knowledge, tools, and techniques to start you on the path towards enlightened project management. Applying just some of the tips from the book will significantly improve the performance of you and your team in ways that will be noticed by others in the organization.