Contemporary Project Management (5 ed)
Plan-Driven and Agile Approaches

By (author) Timothy Kloppenborg,Vittal S. Anantatmula,Vittal Anantatmula,Kathryn Wells

ISBN13: 9780357715734

Imprint: South-Western College Publishing

Publisher: Cengage Learning, Inc

Format: Hardback

Published: 31/08/2022

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Master the proven, traditional methods in project management as well as the latest agile practices with Kloppenborg/Anantatmula/Wells' CONTEMPORARY PROJECT MANAGEMENT, 5E. This edition presents project management techniques and expert examples drawn from successful practice and the latest research. All content reflects the knowledge areas and processes of the 6th edition of the PMBOK (R) Guide as well as the domains and principles of the 7th edition of the PMBOK (R) Guide. The book's focused approach helps you build a strong portfolio to showcase project management skills. New features, glossary and an integrated case highlight agile practices, mindset and techniques, while PMP (R)-style questions prepare you for the new 2021 PMP (R) certification exam. You also learn to use Microsoft (R) Project to automate processes. Gain the expertise you need to become a Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM (R)) or Certified Project Management Professional (PMP (R)) with this edition and MindTap digital resources.
Part I: ORGANIZING PROJECTS. 1. Introduction to Project Management. 2. Project Selection and Prioritization. 3. Chartering Projects. Part II: LEADING PROJECTS. 4. Organizational Capability: Structure, Culture, and Roles. 5. Leading and Managing Project Teams. 6. Stakeholder Analysis and Communication Planning. Part III: PLANNING PROJECTS. 7. Holistic Scope Planning. 8. Scheduling Projects. 9. Resourcing and Accelerating Projects. 10. Budgeting Projects. 11. Project Uncertainty Planning. 12. Project Quality Planning and Project Kick-off. Part IV: PERFORMING PROJECTS. 13. Project Procurement and Partnering. 14. Determining Project Progress and Results. 15. Finishing the Project and Realizing the Benefits. Appendix A: PMP and CAPM Exam Prep Suggestions Appendix B: PMP Exam Content 2021 Outline with CPM 5e Chapter Coverage Appendix C: Answers to Selected Exercises Appendix D: Project Deliverables Appendix E: Strengths Themes as Used in Project Management Glossary Terms consistent the PMBOK (R) 6e and 7e Guides; multiple other PMI Guides and Standards; and current agile practice. Index.
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