Project Management: A Strategic Planning Approach by Paul D. GardinerProject Management: A Strategic Planning Approach by Paul D. Gardiner

Project Management: A Strategic Planning Approach

byPaul D. Gardiner

Paperback | January 19, 2019

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Project Management:A Strategic Planning Approach provides a comprehensive overview of project management practice and balances the unique aspects of project management with the softer business strategy and people skills. It is thoroughly grounded in the latest international research and takes a skills-orientated approach.
PAUL GARDINER is Senior Lecturer in Project Management at the School of Management and Languages at Heriot-Watt University, UK.
Title:Project Management: A Strategic Planning ApproachFormat:PaperbackDimensions:452 pages, 10 × 8 × 1.11 inPublished:January 19, 2019Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230545106

ISBN - 13:9780230545106


Table of Contents

Introduction to Projects and Project Management
A Systems View of Project Management
The Strategic and Commercial Nature of Projects and Their Selection
The Project Manager, Sponsor and Other Stakeholders
Leadership, Motivation and Teambuilding
Project Environments, Organization, Procurement and Integration
Project Initiation and Definition
Managing Risk and Quality
Estimating, Scheduling and Budgeting
Control, Closure and Continuous Improvement
Research Trends in Project Management