The Project Manager's Pocket Survival Guide

Paperback | August 11, 2003

byJames Lewis

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Troubleshooting tips and techniques for keeping projects and management careers on track

Bestselling author James P. Lewis has become today's number one authority on the rules of project management in virtually any industry or environment. Now, in The Project Manager's Pocket Survival Guide, Dr. Lewis focuses on areas that are often the largest stumbling blocks to project managers both new and experienced, and provides the practical skills and hidden keys necessary for completing projects on time and within budget.

Providing numerous case studies of project management successes and failures in the field, this no-nonsense book explains how to maintain project consistency and success in today's environment of fast change and even faster innovation. Managers will obtain new tools and insights for:

  • Understanding the politics of projects
  • Running a successful, results-driven meeting
  • Managing effectively in the project environment

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Troubleshooting tips and techniques for keeping projects and management careers on trackBestselling author James P. Lewis has become today's number one authority on the rules of project management in virtually any industry or environment. Now, in The Project Manager's Pocket Survival Guide, Dr. Lewis focuses on areas that are often the...

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Priceless tips on how to keep your projects and your career on track from today's #1 expert on effective project managementIn today's hyper-competitive business environment, where faster, cheaper, better is the mantra, and your reputation (and job security) is only as sound as the last project you managed, it isn't enough to be a compe...

James P. Lewis, Ph.D. is founder and president of The Lewis Institute, Inc., and an influential thought leader on project management. He is the author of several books, including Working Together, The Project Manager's Desk Reference and Fundamentals of Project Management.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:160 pages, 8.9 × 6 × 0.42 inPublished:August 11, 2003Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071416218

ISBN - 13:9780071416214

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