Normal view MARC view ISBD view

Brilliant project management : what the best project managers know, do and say / Stephen Barker and Rob Cole

By: Barker, Stephen.
Contributor(s): Cole, Rob.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Harlow, England : Pearson Education Limited, 2009Description: 161p. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 0273722328; 9780273722328.Subject(s): Project ManagementDDC classification: 658 Online resources: Amazon.com | Amazon customer reviews Summary: Projects - and Project managers - are failing at an alarming rate. In the IT industry only 24% of projects succeed according to the Government Office of Commerce. Railtrack and the upgrade of the NHS are high profile examples of large project failures. And there are plenty of low-profile examples available too - as any viewer of Channel 4's Property Ladder programme will confirm. In an ever growing market, Brilliant Project Management stands out from the crowd. This revised edition is part of the high profile Brilliant series and the first edition redefined the mould for books in this category. Through its engaging and entertaining approach, Brilliant Project Management does more than just talk you through the process. It provides practical advice and techniques taken from people's experience in the real world so you always know exactly what to do and say to make your project a success. Brilliant Project Management highlights the areas where your actions and behaviours will make the difference between failure, an average outcome, and a huge success. Whether you're always behind schedule and fighting to catch up, haven't a clue where to start, or simply want your projects to be more successful, this book will teach you simple and effective techniques to leading successful projects every time.
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
    average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)
Item type Current location Collection Call number Copy number Status Date due Barcode
Books The MUA Library South C campus
- Open Collection
STACK 2 HD 69.P75 B37 2009 (Browse shelf) 1 Available 2010-3302
Books The MUA Library South C campus
- Reserve Collection
STACK 2 HD 69.P75 B37 2009 (Browse shelf) 2 Available 2010-3303
Books The MUA Library South C campus
- Open Collection
STACK 2 HD 69.P75 B37 2009 (Browse shelf) 3 Available 2010-3304
Books The MUA Library South C campus
- Open Collection
STACK 2 HD 69.P75 B37 2009 (Browse shelf) 4 Available 2010-3305
Books The MUA Library South C campus
- Open Collection
STACK 2 HD 69.P75 B37 2009 (Browse shelf) 5 Available 2010-3306

Paperback.

Projects - and Project managers - are failing at an alarming rate. In the IT industry only 24% of projects succeed according to the Government Office of Commerce. Railtrack and the upgrade of the NHS are high profile examples of large project failures. And there are plenty of low-profile examples available too - as any viewer of Channel 4's Property Ladder programme will confirm. In an ever growing market, Brilliant Project Management stands out from the crowd. This revised edition is part of the high profile Brilliant series and the first edition redefined the mould for books in this category. Through its engaging and entertaining approach, Brilliant Project Management does more than just talk you through the process. It provides practical advice and techniques taken from people's experience in the real world so you always know exactly what to do and say to make your project a success. Brilliant Project Management highlights the areas where your actions and behaviours will make the difference between failure, an average outcome, and a huge success. Whether you're always behind schedule and fighting to catch up, haven't a clue where to start, or simply want your projects to be more successful, this book will teach you simple and effective techniques to leading successful projects every time.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.

Contact us on

Email: library@mua.ac.ke
Tel: +254 20 2361160/1
Mobile: +254 706 035299, +254 722 224193

The Management University of Africa - Library and Information Services
PO Box 29677 00100 - GPO Nairobi, Kenya. | E Mail : - library@mua.ac.ke | University Web Site : - www.mua.ac.ke

powered by KOHA LMS

//]]>