Delivering Exceptional Project Results

Delivering Exceptional Project Results

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a€œLeading companies that are positioning themselves for the future rather than the present are asking the project managers to participate in project selection, scoping, and estimation as well as management. Delivering Exceptional Project Results offers a glimpse into the future role of the project manager.a€ a€”Harold Kerzner, Ph.D., Best-selling Author, Professor Emeritus, Baldwin-Wallace College a€œI really enjoyed reading this book. The chapters, full of valuable insights well beyond the typical project management presentations, are introduced with diverse and engaging historic case examples. Executives will find the latter part of the book particularly valuable as new solutions are offered for those seemingly intractable problems within project portfolio management.a€ a€”R. Max Wideman, Fellow PMI, AEW Services and Management Consulting a€œDelivering Exceptional Project Results is a definite must read for any executive, functional director or project manager. The author clearly demonstrates how to deliver successful products and services by employing proper project selection, scoping and management techniques. This book provides you with practical, hands-on tools and techniques that can be deployed on your own projects right away.a€ a€”Matt Walters, Director of Technology, Tyze Personal Networks This unique a€œhow toa€ implementation guide unifies project management, portfolio management, and requirements engineering into one proven, comprehensive best practice framework to help organizations deliver exceptional project results on a consistent basis. It explains best practices for assessing project value, categorizing and prioritizing projects, balancing portfolio mix, determining and managing project pipeline throughput capacity, and aligning strategy to maximize results and minimize risks. Delivering Exceptional Project Results transcends differences in the various a€œtypesa€ of project management, such as traditional or agile, and focuses on economic principles, methodologies, skills, tools, and techniques that can be applied successfully at companies in any industry.It also includes six downloadable templates for documenting project charters, plans, meeting minutes, change requests, status reports, and summary/lessons learned reports a€” available from the Web Added Valuea„c Download Resource Center at www.jrosspub.comHow. and. Why. Do. You. Need. to. Balance. Your. Project. Mix? Historical Perspective Battle of CrAccya€”The Optimal Balance On August ... Both armies were quite formidable by fourteenth-century standards; however the French side outnumbered the English by a ... with men-at-arms was akin to sending infantry to fight heavy armored tank divisionsa€”a suicide mission to say the least. ... Illustration 17.1 Battle of CrAccy J. Ross Publishing; All Rights J. Ross Publishing; All Rights Reserved.

Title:Delivering Exceptional Project Results
Author:Jamal Moustafaev
Publisher:J. Ross Publishing - 2010-09-15


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