The project managers who learn how to merge Agile with Waterfall methodologies first will gain a huge career advantage over those who lag behind. This engaging and highly instructive guide covers what Agile is, and how and when it is appropriate to blend it into your projects.
By learning the principles and techniques in this book, you'll be able to create a product roadmap, schedule projects, and prepare for product launches with the ease of Agile software developers. You'll discover how to manage scope, time, and cost, as well as team dynamics, quality, and risk of every project.
This Construction Extension provides construction-specific guidance for the project management practitioner for each of the PMBOK® Guide Knowledge Areas, as well as guidance in these additional areas not found in the PMBOK® Guide:* All project resources, rather than just human resources* Project health, safety, security, and environmental management* Project financial management, in addition to cost* Management of claims in construction.
Understand organizational structures and project management functions Learn how to control costs, manage risk, and analyze trade-offs. Examine different methods used for planning, scheduling, QA, and more Work effectively with customers and stakeholders from around the globe.
This third edition of Kerzner's groundbreaking work, Project Management Metrics, KPIs, and Dashboards, helps functional managers gain a thorough grasp of what metrics and KPIs are and how to use them. It includes new sections on processing dashboard information, portfolio management PMO and metrics, and BI tool flexibility
This book was published in 2003.This exposition of the principles and practice of project management examines the entire process in detail, from initial appraisal to final closedown, demonstrating techniques that range from the simplest of manual charts to sophisticated computer systems. The text is reinforced throughout with case examples and diagrams. For this edition, the text has been meticulously revised and updated, and includes a new chapter on aspects of managing project risk.