Understanding Project Management: Skills And Insights For Successful Project Delivery by Gary StrawUnderstanding Project Management: Skills And Insights For Successful Project Delivery by Gary Straw

Understanding Project Management: Skills And Insights For Successful Project Delivery

byGary Straw

Paperback | May 3, 2015

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Understanding Project Managementtakes an applied approach to the study of project management, carefully balancing reflective practice and methodology necessary for successful deployment of tools and techniques in the real world.

Including plenty of practical examples as well as contemporary real-world case studies,Understanding Project Managementtakes a unique approach to the study of project management with an emphasis on international aspects and dilemmas that are increasingly common in the contemporary world. With a host of features to encourage reflection and reinforce learning, it is the ideal complement for independent or classroom study on a range of business courses.

Understanding Project Managementhelps managers understand project management, develop perspectives in application, and, through reflection, enables them to develop a project management capability, at an individual, organization or project level. The content throughout is guided by practice, making this an essential read for anyone wishing to make a success of the project management role.

Gary Strawdelivers project management modules on MBA and Masters and management development schemes for business schools in the UK and Eastern Europe as well as development schemes for various professional bodies including the Institute of Leadership and Management and the Chartered Management Insitute. His professional experience and ...
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Title:Understanding Project Management: Skills And Insights For Successful Project DeliveryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:328 pages, 9.5 × 6.75 × 0.67 inPublished:May 3, 2015Publisher:Kogan PageLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0749470550

ISBN - 13:9780749470555

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Table of Contents

* Chapter - 1: An introduction to projects and project management; * Chapter - 2: Projects at the conceptual phase; * Chapter - 3: Planning within projects; * Chapter - 4: After the planning: delivering projects; * Chapter - 5: Managing to completion; * Chapter - 6: Reviewing and learning in projects; * Chapter - 7: Project: a way of thinking; * Chapter - 8: Within and outside projects; * Chapter - 9: A global stage; * Chapter - 10: Managing and leading project enviornments; * Chapter - 11: A spectrum of project management roles; * Chapter - 12: Develop the capability; * Section - ONE: Projects in an ideal world; ** Chapter - 01: An introduction to projects and project management; ** Chapter - 02: Projects at the conceptual phase; ** Chapter - 03: Planning within projects; * Section - TWO: Projects in a real world; ** Chapter - 04: After the planning: delivering projects; ** Chapter - 05: Managing to completion; ** Chapter - 06: Reviewing and learning in projects; * Section - THREE: Projects in a challenging world; ** Chapter - 07: Projects: a way of thinking; ** Chapter - 08: Within and outside projects; ** Chapter - 09: A global stage; * Section - FOUR: Developing a capability; ** Chapter - 10: Managing and leading in project environments; ** Chapter - 11: A spectrum of project management roles; ** Chapter - 12: Develop the capability