1st Edition

Project Management Recipes for Success





ISBN 9781420078244
Published December 2, 2008 by Auerbach Publications
264 Pages 108 B/W Illustrations

USD $74.95

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Book Description

Grounded in practicality, this book explains the procedures for running a successful project and highlights the finer points of managing and controlling the project. Written specifically for those responsible for the hands-on managing of projects, the book is also useful to overall program managers and senior executives.

Project managers will gain the confidence that comes from following a good recipe for success. Program managers will gain a perspective on the myriad of activities their project managers must perform to achieve a well-disciplined project. Senior managers will gain a perspective of the approach necessary at the beginning of a project to reduce the number of ill-advised projects and the effort required to achieve successful projects.

Table of Contents

Preface


Project Management Overview
Project Initiation Phase
Figures
Equations
Planning Phase
Project Scope
Figures
Project Cost
Figures
Equations
Project Time (Schedule)
Figures
Equations
Article: “Adding Risk into Project Estimates – PERT Vs Monte Carlo.”
Article: “Measure Schedule Risk using Standard Deviation.”                             
Project Resource Plan
Figures
Project Filing System
Risk Management Plan
Figures
Equations
Article: “Adding Risk into Project Estimates- PERT
Vs Monte Carlo.” 
Article: “How to Estimate Risk Probabilities.” 
Project Baseline & Control
Figures
Equations
Article: Part I “How to Set and Use Control Limits.” Article: Part II “How to Control Your Project.”
Project Scope Change Procedure
Figures
Project Closeout Plan
Figures
Execution Phase
Figures
Equations
Closeout Phase
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