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Project Management Tools and Techniques

A Practical Guide, 1st Edition

By Deborah Sater Carstens, Gary Richardson, Ronald B. Smith

CRC Press

494 pages

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A combination of art and skill that results in the balancing of project objectives against restraints of time, budget, and quality, effective project management requires skill and experience as well as many tools and techniques. Project Management Tools and Techniques: A Practical Guide describes these tools and techniques and how to use them, givi

Table of Contents

Introduction. Economic Analysis Methods. Planning Project Documentation. Duration Estimating Techniques. Activities and Relationships (Project Sequencing). First Cut Budget. Project Plan. Risk Management Considerations-Contingency Planning (Using Excel). Earned Value Theory. Project Status and Key Performance Indicators. Critical Chain Model.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Project Management
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Engineering (General)
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Operations Research