Project Management Best Practices

Project Management Best Practices

Achieving Global Excellence

eBook - 2006
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Best practices in the global market for successful project management

Project Management Best Practices: Achieving Global Excellence presents unique, firsthand accounts of how corporations around the world incorporate project management into their strategic business operations. This book is the global-perspective follow-up to Kerzner's bestselling Advanced Project Management: Best Practices on Implementation, Second Edition (0-471-47284-0).

Senior management from more than fifty global Fortune 500 companies-such as Computer Associates, Motorola, Johnson Controls, Nortel, Satyam, and Infosys-present their best practices in project management, including new and previously unpublished material. These industry leaders offer insight into best practices for:
* Project risk management
* Project management for multinational cultures and cultural failures
* Integrated and virtual project teams

Project Management Best Practices: Achieving Global Excellence is a must-have resource for competitive corporate managers, project and team managers, engineers, project team members, and business consultants in today's global market.

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Kerzner (systems management, Baldwin-Wallace College) explains how corporations use project management in their strategic business operations and describes advanced topics required for implementation and success. He outlines best practices and their use in many successful companies, methodologies and integrated processes. He discusses culture, support, and training and education, and details informal project management, behavioral excellence, returns on investment, and the project office. The final chapter covers Six Sigma. The book is aimed at managers, engineers, project team members, and business consultants. Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons, Ă2006
ISBN: 9780471793687
047179368X
9780471793465
0471793469
9780470934043
0470934042
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xiv, 442 pages) : illustrations
Additional Contributors: Kerzner, Harold

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