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Goal directed project management : effective techniques and strategies / Erling S Andersen.

By: Andersen, Erling S.
Contributor(s): Grude, Kristoffer V | Haug, Tor | Andersen, Erling S | Grude, Kristoffer V.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New Delhi: Kogan Page, 2009Edition: Fourth Edition ed. 1st Indian Edition.Description: 247 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0749453346; 9780749453343.Subject(s): Project ManagementDDC classification: 658.404 Online resources: Amazon.com | Amazon customer reviews Summary: Goal Directed Project Management (GDPM) is a unique methodology that has been developed and refined by the authors over a period of more than 20 years.  In this time, organizations all over the world have adopted it as a standard approach.   The central focus of GDPM is to develop understanding, commitment and involvement while managing successful and lasting change. The authors emphasize the need for a ‘PSO (People, System and Organization) perspective that goes beyond the technical aspects dealt with by most project management literature. Goal Directed Project Management gives detailed and practical guidance on how to plan, organize and control these PSO projects effectively, presenting methods and tools that will increase significantly the probability of project success.   This fourth edition addresses the financial control of projects in a new chapter, presenting a pragmatic approach - based on GDPM methods - to this aspect of project management.
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Books The MUA Library South C campus
- Open Collection
STACK 2 HD 69.P75 A53 2006 (Browse shelf) Available 2007-2621

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Goal Directed Project Management (GDPM) is a unique methodology that has been developed and refined by the authors over a period of more than 20 years.  In this time, organizations all over the world have adopted it as a standard approach.   The central focus of GDPM is to develop understanding, commitment and involvement while managing successful and lasting change. The authors emphasize the need for a ‘PSO (People, System and Organization) perspective that goes beyond the technical aspects dealt with by most project management literature. Goal Directed Project Management gives detailed and practical guidance on how to plan, organize and control these PSO projects effectively, presenting methods and tools that will increase significantly the probability of project success.   This fourth edition addresses the financial control of projects in a new chapter, presenting a pragmatic approach - based on GDPM methods - to this aspect of project management.

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