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Main Title Making things happen : mastering project management /
Author Berkun, Scott.
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Berkun, Scott.Art of project management.
Publisher O'Reilly,
Year Published 2008
OCLC Number 226261761
ISBN 9780596517717; 0596517718
Subjects Project management. ; Leadership. ; Direction par objectifs. ; Gestion de projets. ; Gestion d'entreprises. ; Elaboration de projets. ; Planification des programmes. ; Gestion du personnel. ; Projektmanagement ; Softwareentwicklung ; Project Management (PM) ; Projektmanagement.--(DE-588)4047441-0 ; Softwareentwicklung.--(DE-588)4116522-6
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELCM HR HD69.P75B47 2008 NVFEL Library/Ann Arbor, MI 10/27/2014
Edition 1st ed.
Collation xiii, 392 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 361-367) and index. Revised edition of: The art of project management, O'Reilly, 2005.
Contents Notes
A brief history of project management (and why you should care) -- The truth about schedules -- How to figure out what to do -- Writing the good vision -- Where ideas come from -- What to do with ideas once you have them -- Writing good specifications -- How to make good decisions -- Communication and relationships -- How not to annoy people : process, email, and meetings -- What to do when things go wrong -- Why leadership is based on trust -- Making things happen -- Middle-game strategy -- End-game strategy -- Power and politics -- Appendix: A guide for discussion groups. Offers a collection of essays on philosophies and strategies for defining, leading, and managing projects. This book explains to technical and non-technical readers alike what it takes to get through a large software or web development project. It does not cite specific methods, but focuses on philosophy and strategy.