Project Management Theory and Practice, Second Edition by Gary L. Richardson

By Gary L. Richardson

Updated to mirror the undertaking administration Institute’s (PMI’s) Project administration physique of information (PMBOK® Guide), 5th Edition, the recent variation of this bestselling textbook maintains to supply a pragmatic and updated evaluation of venture administration idea. Project administration idea and perform, moment variation explains venture administration thought utilizing language that's effortless to understand.

The ebook integrates the organizational surroundings that surrounds a undertaking to provide the well-rounded wisdom of theories, organizational matters, and human habit had to deal with real-world initiatives successfully. This variation encompasses a new bankruptcy on Stakeholder administration, that's a brand new wisdom sector lined within the new PMBOK® Guide. It additionally presents up to date references and a brand new streamlined association of chapters. There are a number of project-related version frameworks backed by means of PMI®, and lots of of those are lined during this textual content. particularly, the e-book details:

  • Work breakdown constructions (WBS)

  • Earned price administration (EVM)

  • Enterprise undertaking administration (EPMO)

  • Portfolio administration (PPM)

  • Professional accountability and ethics

For a few of the significant sections, the PMI worldwide Accreditation curriculum studying pursuits were tailored with permission of PMI and used to steer the content material. full of end-of-chapter questions, scheduling and budgeting difficulties, and scoping initiatives, this article is perfect for lecture room use and crucial studying for an individual looking undertaking administration certification. The ebook additionally comprises pattern empirically orientated worksheets that reveal a variety of administration determination and analysis-oriented instruments.

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