Contemporary Project Management (with Microsoft Project CD-ROMs and Student CD-ROM)by Kloppenborg, Timothy
South-Western College Pub
Complimentary 7-Day eTextbook Access
When you rent or buy this book, you will receive complimentary 7-day online access to the eTextbook version from your PC, Mac, tablet, or smartphone. Feature not included on Marketplace Items.
Questions About This Book?
Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from eCampus.com can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the 1st edition with a publication date of 2/4/2008.
What is included with this book?
- The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.
- The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.
- The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.
- The eBook copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically only the book itself is included.
Each chapter of CONTEMPORARY PROJECT MANAGEMENT begins with a listing of the most important points you?ll need to learn, and all materials, including end-of-chapter questions and problems and test questions, have been developed to correlate to a specific objective. In addition, all PMBOK? Guide knowledge areas and processes are specifically included, and glossary definitions are from the PMBOK? Guide. This consistency with the established standard gives you a leg up if you decide to become a Certified Project Management Professional (PMP?). Microsoft? Project 2007 is fully integrated into the fabric of seven chapters within the text, and techniques are demonstrated in both a by-hand fashion and automated using Microsoft? Project 2007, helping you grasp the concepts behind the technique. One section at the end of each chapter lists deliverables for you to create (in teams or individually) for a real project. Clean copies of all deliverables will help you demonstrate your project skills in job interviews. CONTEMPORARY PROJECT MANAGEMENT includes proven methods developed over the past 50 years, as well as exciting new methods that are emerging from both industry and research.
Table of Contents
|Introduction to Project Management|
|Project Selection and Prioritization|
|Organizational Capability: Structure, Culture, and Roles|
|Stakeholder Analysis and Communication Planning|
|Defining Scope and Constructing Work Breakdown Structures (WBS)|
|Project Risk Planning|
|Project Quality Planning and Project Kickoff|
|Project Supply Chain Management|
|Leading and Managing Project Teams|
|Determining Project Progress and Results|
|Finishing the Project|
|Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.|