As a project manager, your job is to ensure that every project is completed on time and on budget, which involves defining your objectives, understanding the processes, and communicating with clarity to team members. It all comes down to mastering the language of project management. Perfect Phrases for Project Management includes hundreds of words and phrases that will help you:Clarify project goals Define the scope and boundaries of the project Estimate the time and resources needed for success Create a powerful team to get the job done Manage each stage of the process with confidence
In today's ultracompetitive world of business, those in charge want results on time and on budget--and they're turning to project managers to deliver. Skilled project managers are in high demand, and the profession is growing at an unprecedented rate.
The McGraw-Hill 36-Hour Course: Project Management, Second Edition, combines expert insight, advice based on realworld experience, and the latest developments into a single, concise package. In the span of 36 hours, you'll learn how to:Plan, launch, manage, and close projects Build the best team for each project Shape and drive a project using effective leadership Manage quality, costs, time, and risk Deploy the latest project management technologies
Complete with chapter-ending self-tests and a comprehensive online final exam, The McGraw-Hill 36-Hour Course: Project Management, Second Edition, provides the guidance you need to manage any project under any conditions.
This helpful guide offers explanations of everything needed toget started in project management including: how to initiate aproject and lead the project team, how to structure the project andplan for resources, how to monitor and track the plan, and how toclose out the project. Packed with practical advice, this bookincludes tips to increase success, reveals common pitfalls toavoid, and presents case studies to show and why project managementactually works.
Paula Martin (Torrington, CT) is the CEO of Martin Tate,a management consulting and training company. She works withproject teams to help them improve performance and has been aconsultant on issues related to improving organization performancefor over ten years.
Karen Tate (Cincinnati, OH) is the President of MartinTateand is a Project Management Professional. She has over twenty yearsof project management experience and teaches project management toteams in organizations around the world.