Successful Project Management is an essential guide for anyone who wants to improve the success rates of their projects. It will help managers to maintain a balance between the demands of the customer, the project, the team and the organization.
Covering the more technical aspects of a project from start to completion, Successful Project Management contains tried-and-tested techniques covering project conception and start-up, how to manage stake holders, effective risk management, project planning, launch and execution. Also including a brand new glossary of key terms, it provides help with evaluating your project as well as practical checklists, templates and a key stage work plan to ensure success for any ambitious project manager.
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The late Trevor L Young was an independent consultant specializing in the introduction of programme management. He was a member of the Institute of Personnel and Development and was the author of The Handbook of Project Management, also published by Kogan Page.
Chapter - 0: Introduction
Chapter - 1: What is success?
Chapter - 2: The climate for success
Chapter - 3: The project process - key steps for success