Best Practices in Project Management

  • 4 Courses | 3h 30m 56s
  • 8 Books | 41h
  • 9 Audiobooks | 35h 19m 55s
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Project management has become a fundamental business competency. Explore a range of methods and techniques for project management effectiveness.

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Ethics and Project Management
This course illustrates how the project management community and the Project Management Institute have established ethics standards to help members navigate ethical issues and establish project management as a profession.
10 videos | 43m has Assessment available Badge Certification PMI PDU
Ethical Standards and PMI(r) Core Values
This course addresses the ethical challenges of an increasingly global network, highlighting that sensitivity in groups, their social customs, and their means of doing business are keys to success.
9 videos | 45m has Assessment available Badge Certification PMI PDU
Strategically Focused Project Management
Managing projects means having a project strategy. Strategic projects remain in line with company goals and deliver on expected value. This course covers best practices for strategic project management. You'll learn about strategy and the creation of a project charter through to closing the project. We'll also discuss how to manage stakeholder relationships, with the goal of keeping stakeholders' expectations in line with strategic goals.
10 videos | 1h 2m has Assessment available Badge Certification PMI PDU
Capturing, Analyzing, and Using Project Lessons Learned
To help an organization grow and experience superior performance, it's necessary for project managers to learn from past experiences. Lessons learned can then be incorporated when managing projects in the future, resulting in fewer mistakes, lower costs, more accurate estimates, and many other project efficiencies. This course covers collecting, analyzing, managing and passing on lessons learned.
10 videos | 59m has Assessment available Badge Certification PMI PDU
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BOOKS INCLUDED

Book Summary

Successful Project Management, 5th Edition
Successful Project Management provides a detailed and realistic series of steps to effectively manage your project. In this Summary, we discuss the salient points of the book based on our interpretation of its contents.
Book Duration 10m Book Authors By Trevor L. Young

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The Power of Project Leadership: 7 Keys to Help You Transform from Project Manager to Project Leader
Helping project managers transform into proactive, accountable project leaders, this book explains what good project leadership looks like and explains how to make the transition using concrete tools and strategies.
Book Duration 5h 7m Book Authors By Susanne Madsen

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Successful Project Management, Fourth Edition: How to Complete Projects on Time, on Budget, and on Target
Aligned with the Fifth edition of A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide), this guide covers the fundamentals, focusing on practical tools and techniques students can apply immediately to complete projects on time, on budget, and on target.
Book Duration 3h 38m Book Authors By Michael S. Dobson

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Managing the Urgent and Unexpected: Twelve Project Cases and a Commentary
Drawing on twelve cases ranging from the launch of the Freeview television system in the United Kingdom to the sifting and removal of the New York World Trade Center pile of debris following the 9/11 terrorist attack, this book explores what is different managerially if work is unexpected, its implementation is urgent and an immediate start it is required.
Book Duration 2h 28m Book Authors By Keith White-Hunt, Stephen Wearne

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The AMA Handbook of Project Management, Fourth Edition
Compiling essays and advice from the field's top professionals, as well as case studies and solutions to specific project management dilemmas, this guide is an essential reference to the critical concepts and theories all project managers must master.
Book Duration 11h 55m Book Authors By Jeannette Cabanis-Brewin, Paul C. Dinsmore

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Effective Project Management: Traditional, Agile, Extreme, Hybrid, Eighth Edition
The popular guide to the project management body of knowledge, now fully updated
Book Duration 11h 40m Book Authors By Robert K. Wysocki

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Project Management Step-by-Step
This guide exemplifies the fundamentals of applying a project management illustration and how it can facilitate an organization in meeting its goals.
Book Duration 2h 53m Book Authors By Larry Richman

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Project Management for Small Projects, Third Edition
Providing tools, templates, and techniques to support the revised processes, this book shows you how to tailor bureaucratic planning processes to a sleek minimum while still keeping your project running like a well-oiled machine.
Book Duration 3h 9m Book Authors By Sandra F. Rowe
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AUDIOBOOKS INCLUDED

Audio Summary

A Manager’s Guide to Project Management: Learn How to Apply Best Practices
A Manager’s Guide to Project Management provides you with greater insight into implementing effective project management strategies in your organization. In this Review, we discuss the salient points of the book based on our interpretation of its contents.
Audiobook Duration 12m 38s Audiobook Authors By Michael B. Bender

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The Influential Project Manager: Winning Over Team Members and Stakeholders
The Influential Project Manager discusses various techniques and approaches that will help you develop and improve your skills to become a more effective project manager. In this Summary, we discuss the salient points of the book based on our interpretation of its contents.
Audiobook Duration 19m 56s Audiobook Authors By Alfonso Bucero

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Total Quality Management for Project Management
Total Quality Management for Project Management lays out the approaches you can take to apply the tools of total quality management to your organization. In this Summary, we discuss the salient points of the book based on our interpretation of its contents.
Audiobook Duration 21m 19s Audiobook Authors By Jon M. Quigley, Kim H. Pries

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Successful Project Management, 5th Edition
Successful Project Management provides a detailed and realistic series of steps to effectively manage your project. In this Summary, we discuss the salient points of the book based on our interpretation of its contents.
Audiobook Duration 19m 25s Audiobook Authors By Trevor L. Young

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Successful Project Sponsorship: A Time-Saver for the Busy Executive
Successful Project Sponsorship outlines four key principles that guide the efficiency and effectiveness of managing and achieving project goals. In this Summary, we discuss the salient points of the book based on our interpretation of its contents.
Audiobook Duration 19m 51s Audiobook Authors By Michiel van der Molen

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Critical Chain: Project Management and the Theory of Constraints
This audio edition presents powerful, yet simple techniques to solve project management's toughest problems.
Audiobook Duration 7h 27m 12s Audiobook Authors By Eliyahu M. Goldratt

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The Strategic Project Leader: Mastering Service-Based Project Leadership, Second Edition
This audio edition will help project managers lead with confidence in temporary, ambiguous team structures that execute risk-laden work in an increasingly agile project environment.
Audiobook Duration 10h 20m 4s Audiobook Authors By Jack Ferraro

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Succeeding with Senior Management: Getting the Right Support at the Right Time for Your Project
This audio edition explains how to engage the upper ranks by thinking like an executive, establishing relationships early on, and keeping them informed about progress. Read by the author.
Audiobook Duration 5h 44m 22s Audiobook Authors By G. Michael Campbell

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The Project Manager's MBA: How to Translate Project Decisions into Business Success
In this audio edition, authors Dennis Cohen and Robert Graham teach project managers how to make day-to-day decisions from an upper-management perspective.
Audiobook Duration 10h 15m 8s Audiobook Authors By Dennis Cohen, Robert Graham
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