Free Shipping on orders $35+ within the continental US
For close to three decades, Fundamentals of Project Management has helped people tackle the complexities of the job. Succinct and easy to read, the... Read More
For close to three decades, Fundamentals of Project Management has helped people tackle the complexities of the job. Succinct and easy to read, the book simplifies concepts, answers questions, and helps tame the chaos that can erupt as projects move from planning to completion.
The Sixth Edition of this trusted bestseller offers the practical guidelines and tools project managers have come to expect, along with new information explaining changes to the PMBOK® Guide, 7th Edition. Updated tools, techniques, examples, and exercises clearly explain how to:
Clarify project goals and objectives
Manage stakeholders in the planning process
Form a project risk plan
Create a communication plan
(NEW) Leverage current post-pandemic project trends
(NEW) Identify challenges leading virtual project teams
Use a work breakdown structure
Develop solid estimates
(NEW) Leverage different technologies to support virtual work
(NEW) Maximize communication in the absence of visual clues
Produce a workable schedule
Improve procurement management
Manage change requests
Lead the project team effectively
Control and evaluate progress at every stage
Close the project and review lessons learned
(NEW) Create and sustain trust in a virtual team
(NEW) Manage project recovery when crises hit
(NEW) Avoid the faulty fix
(NEW) Execute the project reset
(NEW) Manage the risk of project recovery
Project mishaps are all too common, but often easy to avoid. With its practical, step-by-step approach, this book gets both new and experienced managers up to speed on the fundamentals—the first crucial step for completing projects on time and on budget.
About the Contributor(s)JOSEPH HEAGNEY has been President of QMA International, LLC, since 2001, providing a wide range of management learning solutions. He...JOSEPH HEAGNEY has been President of QMA International, LLC, since 2001, providing a wide range of management learning solutions. He was previously the Global Practice Leader for Project Management Best Practices at the American Management Association, where he currently serves as a faculty member.show more
Weight (lbs)0.65 lb
Case Weight (lbs)23.41 lb
Dimensions 8.76(h) x
How our s work
eBook Details: eBooks purchased here are fulfilled by our partner, Glose. Please note that:
For all eBook purchases, you will be prompted to create an account or login with your existing Leadership Essentials username and password. This ensures accurate delivery of your items.
To access your eBook(s) after purchasing, you can download the free Glose app or read instantly on your browser by logging into Glose.com. To log in, select OTHER SIGN IN/LOGIN OPTIONS and then click SIGN IN/LOG IN WITH HARPERCOLLINS, using the same email address and password used for your Leadership Essentials account.
E-Books fulfilled through Glose cannot be printed, downloaded as PDF, or read in other digital readers (like Kindle or Nook).
At checkout, you will be prompted to create an account (or login to your existing Leadership Essentials account). You will use the same username and password to log in to the eCourse portal and access your courses.
After purchase, you will receive a confirmation email from us with a link to the portal and your eCourse(s).
Please note: If you are purchasing eCourses in bulk for your team or organization, please email firstname.lastname@example.org after your purchase with your order number and the name of your organization. We will be in touch with you to set up your team on the platform.
If you have questions about eCourses, feel free to reach out to us via Live Chat at the bottom right corner of your screen, by submitting a ticket to our customer service team, or by calling us at 1-800-250-5308. For more information check out our FAQs here.