Struggling to apply the principles of PRINCE2 in practice?
Need guidance on adapting the process for smaller projects?
PRINCE2 for Practitioners provides the solution. This practical reference, matching the details and requirements of the 2009 PRINCE2 manual, contains new and updated real-life examples and case studies, links between related components and processes, and clear guidance on how to fine-tune the method to help you manage projects successfully, whatever the context and size.
An affordable alternative to expensive training, this best-selling handbook by PRINCE2 expert Colin Bentley is an indispensable addition to your project management bookshelf and a companion to the PRINCE2 for Beginners book. If you have passed the PRINCE2 exams, it will help you keep your knowledge and skills up to date to maintain registered status and enable you to apply the theory of PRINCE2 to everyday project work after certification.
Colin Bentley has been a project manager since 1966 working as a consultant to many international firms such as The London Stock Exchange, Microsoft Europe, Tesco Stores and the BBC. Bentley has been working with PRINCE2, PRINCE and its predecessor, PROMPT II, since 1975, he wrote the original PRINCE2 manual and was the author of all revisions to the manual until 2009. He was the Chief Examiner for all examination papers in PRINCE2 until his retirement in 2010.
1. Introduction 2. An overview of PRINCE2 3. Starting up a project (SU) 4. Initiating a project (IP) 5. Directing a project (DP) 6. Controlling a stage (CS) 7. Managing product delivery (MP) 8. Managing a stage boundary (SB) 9. Closing a project (CP) 10. Business case 11. Organisation 12. Plans 13. Progress 14. Quality 15. Risk 16. Change 17. Tailoring PRINCE2 to the project environment