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Managing projects and programs series

Managing projects and programs series

reprints from Harvard Business Review.

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Published by s.n.] in [S.l .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Management.,
  • Leadership.,
  • Organization.,
  • Management information systems.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesHarvard business review -- 21300
    The Physical Object
    Pagination162 p. :
    Number of Pages162
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16484554M

      Federal Occupation Description. This series covers all classes of positions the duties of which are to manage or direct, or to assist in a line capacity in managing or directing, one or more programs, including appropriate supporting service organizations, when the paramount qualification requirement of the positions is management and executive knowledge and ability and when the . "The entire program was amazing, but I appreciated the fact that we were able to choose a project of our own and create a project plan around it. This program gave quick, but thorough, instruction on project management for trainers—enough information to get individuals started on the right path of project management, but not enough to overwhelm.".

    Ironically, the PMBOK® Guide – Fifth Edition (PMI, ) provides the answer: program management. “Program management,” it states, “focuses on project interdependencies and helps to determine the optimal approach for managing and realizing the desired benefits.”.   completion. It emphasizes project management during the early stages of project de- velopment because the ability to influence the quality, cost, and schedule of a proj- ect can best be achieved during the early stages of development. Most books discuss project management during construction, after the scope of work is fully defined.

    An MBA in Project Management is designed to help students manage projects, and understand and deal with the various problems that arise during the completion of a project. Career Opportunities after MBA of Project Management. Most graduates with an MBA of Project Management degree immediately find work with large construction companies, oil & gas exploration companies, mining . Our collection of featured case studies highlights how organizations are implementing project management practices and using PMI products, programs or services to fulfill business initiatives and overcome challenges.


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This book is a perfect quick refresher course on advanced project management. Stephen Barker’s classic provides hilarious and memorable illustrations of common challenges you encounter when running a big team or planning a vital project, without getting bogged down by theory.

For people who have a ‘traditional’ project management background this book will help you understand where projects and programs overlap and where they diverge. For people who are coming to the profession from another management area of expertise this book will inform you as to how successful programs are run.4/4(7).

Managing Iterative Software Development Projects is the solution: a relentlessly practical guide to planning, organizing, estimating, staffing, and managing any iterative project Cited by: Managing Complex Construction Projects A Systems Approach 1st Edition. John K. Briesemeister Ma To many program, project, or construction managers, a complex project seems to be a labyrinth with many hidden dangers.

This book is a guide through that labyrinth. The book is organized around basic principles of software project management: planning and estimating, measuring and controlling, leading and communicating, and managing risk.

Introduces software development methods, from traditional (hacking, requirements to code, and waterfall) to iterative (incremental build, evolutionary, agile, and spiral). The book has several chapters upfront with information about the oil and gas industry with some words that project management is necessary to manage the industry.

Then a lot of discussion about generic project management and references to the s: 6. This book presents the principles and techniques for managing engineering and construction projects from the initial concerting phase, through design and construction, to completion. What sets it apart from other PM books is the focus on applying PM techniques and principles to the beginning stages of a project to influence the budget, scope.

Book Description: The Second Edition of this comprehensive book, discusses the fundamental aspects of Project Management in a student-friendly manner. It deals with topics such as project life cycle, project selection, feasibility study and techniques like PERT and CPM for project control.

1 The six phases of project management 2 Managing a project 3 Project reporting 4 The sales representative and the politician 5 Waterfall versus cyclical project management 6 DANS software-development working methods 7 Programme management Appendices 1. Top 11 causes of delays in IT projects 2.

Roles within a project 3. Helpful resources for. Project risk management is the process of identifying, analyzing and then responding to any risk that arises over the life cycle of a project to help the project remain on track and meet its goal. Risk management isn’t reactive only; it should be part of the planning process to figure out risk that might happen in the project and how to.

While most project management books address only the techniques for managing individual projects, The Portable MBA in Project Management widens the scope to include insights for managing project-based organizations.

In doing so, this comprehensive volume will help managers combine the power of individual project successes to drive the organization to new levels of Reviews: 5. In project management terms, this collection of projects becomes a program. Like a project, a program is a temporary organization, so when the related projects are complete, the program is complete.

The Project Management Institute (PMI) describes program management in its PMBOK Guide as. The book presents a list of 31 reasonable demands that executives can and must place on their staff members to ensure excellence in the way their programs and projects are created, selected for funding, planned, and executed.

The project management procedures outline the resources that will be used to manage the project. This will include sections on how the team will manage issues, scope change, risk, quality. The book is aimed at: Project management companies who wish to run their own software training courses or provide their employees with an alternative text to the vendor supplied user manual.

(This book may be customized to meet your requirements, please contact the author for details. This book is a PMI Approved course. Plan program financial requirements using the resource rate table, cost per use, cost resources; Track projects and programs.

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IQProject is the best cloud based Project Management Software in UAE At Affordable cost to track your projects easily. Let's enquire for free demo or use 30 days for free. The Project, Program and Business change book in the IT Management series is a practical guide for senior managers who are looking to improve their success in delivering projects and realizing clear business benefits.

“This book covers software requirements from the team level to program and portfolio levels, including the architecture management and a consistent framework for the whole enterprise. We have practiced the multi-team release planning and the enterprise-level architecture work with kanban and achieved instant success in our s: He is the author of many papers and books on project-based management, including The Anatomy of Major Projects and The Management of Projects.

JEFFREY K. PINTO, PhD, is the Samuel A. and Elizabeth B. Breene Professor of Management in the Sam and. Project and program management training Working with senior executives to ensure that they are effective in managing project portfolios, and in working with project management professionals KTH also regularly brings together teams of project management professionals to manage larger projects.

It includes a series of important tasks such as delivering the product, relieving resources, rewarding team members, and formal termination of contractors in case they were employed on the project.

Book Suggestion. Five-phase Project Management: A Practical Planning And Implementation Guide. We reviewed this book. Project Management Phases Video.Project Portfolio Management (PPM) is the centralized management of the processes, methods, and technologies used by project managers and project management offices (PMOs) to analyze and collectively manage current or proposed projects based on numerous key characteristics.

The objectives of PPM are to determine the optimal resource mix for delivery and to schedule activities to best .