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Bare Knuckled Project Management: How to Succeed at Every Project
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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.
60 Minute:Scrum
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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.
Projects And How To Survive Them
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,920. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
"Projects And How To Survive Them" is a management guide for project managers. It contains survival strategies for project managers and teams to successfully master common project traps. The book includes a field guide and solutions that show you step by step how you can avoid those common traps and make the project a success. This book has been critically acclaimed in Germany.
YOGURT for Agile Development
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,930. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Category: Essay » Technology
In this extended edition, we will enjoy the ride with the flavor of Yogurt here and there, talking about this and that… in 8+ sections: 1) People Development 2) Agile - Sharp - Transparent 3) What - Why - How 4) Work is Fun 5) Flow 6) Harmony in Chaos 7) KISMIS 8) the WareNinja Test +1) GAMIFICATION "You must understand that there is more than one path to the top of the mountain" - Musashi
The PMP Notebook
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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.
The Great Compendium of Everyday Lists
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,920. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
This book is a collection of the most useful check lists in our day-to-day lives including grocery shopping and moving house checklists, and ranges across every life stage, from birth through to marriage, through to death. It doesn’t intend to be bossy and prescriptive, more to remove the annoying and stressful tasks, so you can get on with enjoying the fun stuff.
Project Risk Management - The Most Important Methods and Tools for Successful Projects
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,130. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
This book describes the most important methods and tools how to successfully apply risk management in projects in a practical and easy-to-use way. You will receive hands-on instructions and tips that you can immediately implement in your project. The terminology described herein follows the generally accepted PMBOK® Guide Fifth Edition (2013).
Gazza's Guide to Practical Project Management: Tips and Advice on Surviving the Project Management Journey
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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.
How To Plan A Wedding With ProjectLibre
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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.
PMP Exam Prep Questions
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,550. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Test preparation
This book contains almost 400 questions that can be used in preparation for the PMP exam. For each question the author provides the correct answer and a reference to the PMBOK section pertaining to it. The author is a senior instructor in Project Management at the University of Toronto.
The Rubik's in Project Management
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 35,500. Language: British English. Published: December 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
The most comprehensive book that explains Project Management in a simple and effective way. Ever asked yourself as to why the world is handled the way it is? In this book we will explain what happens when a project turns into a product.
Microsoft Project 2010: Step by Step
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,130. Language: Australian English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
This training guide (guide) is neither comprehensive nor all inclusive guide to the use of Microsoft Project 2010. Rather, it is a step-by-step beginner’s guide to Microsoft Project 2010 developed to assist new users plan, monitor and control project schedules and budgets. Gain the real life experience of a practicing project manager who has applied the valuable lessons gained from teaching.
How to approach writing a Risk Assessment for Event Managers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » 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.
Draw What You Do: A Practical Approach to Process Improvement
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,220. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
Here are some easy things you and your co-workers can do to minimize mistakes, crises, and delays in the ways you interact. This practical step-by-step approach has been successful in over 100 business and government organizations. Follow these 7 simple steps to start to build an effective continuous process improvement program that will lead toward process maturity and formal certification.
Project Management Essentials You Always Wanted To Know
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Series: Self-Learning Management. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,580. Language: American English. Published: September 24, 2012 by Vibrant Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
Project Management Essentials You Always Wanted To Know covers Project Management concepts in concise and easy-to-understand manner for both practising and budding Project Managers. This book includes PRACTICAL APPROACHES and BEST PRACTICES, including TEMPLATES, to be applied to contemporary projects.
The Art of the Plan
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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 Write Construction Programmes & Schedules
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Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 13,450. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
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.
Construction Project Management Body of Knowledge
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Price: $50.00 USD. Words: 24,310. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
Most construction project managers do not have a set of comprehensive rules for management processes. They rely on individual experience for such things as scheduling. The absence of a comprehensive construction project management framework to integrate everyone’s thinking and behavioral modes can easily turn the construction process into one for resolving communication and coordination problems.
The Art of Marketing & Promotion - How Sun Tzu Can Improve Your Business Success
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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.
Be a Killer Sponsor! Ten Attributes of a Best-in-Class Sponsor
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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.