An updated and revised edition of the bestselling guide to managing projects
For any student or professional responsible for coordinating projects among different departments, across executive levels, or with technical complexity, The Fast Forward MBA in Project Management offers the industry's leading guide to delivering on time and on budget. Free downloadable forms and spreadsheets make it easy to implement the most powerful techniques. The book also serves as a valuable supplement for anyone studying for the Project Management Professional certification exam. If you need to learn Microsoft Project, you'll find it to be the perfect brief overview.
Get the step-by-step advice you need to find the right sponsor, clarify objectives, and set realistic schedules and budget projections. This Fourth Edition of the 200,000-copy bestseller now covers important specialty topics, including software and IT projects, agile techniques, and project selection.
Perfect for beginners or experienced managers needing a refresher, The Fast Forward MBA in Project Management is the authoritative guide.
"If you're looking to get the most out of Microsoft Project, it's essential to understand project management best practices. This book does a good job explaining the techniques, leadership skills, and people management skills that drive project success."
––Arpan Shah, Director of Microsoft Project, Microsoft Corporation
ERIC VERZUH is President of The Versatile Company, which provides project management training and consulting to thousands of professionals each year. His clients include major government agencies, small and large companies, and nonprofit organizations in such diverse industries as aerospace, health care, information technology, and education.
I'm a Sr PM/BA at a small software company. When I got there they had a backlog of 1.5 yrs worth of projects, no processes, no schedule and a dysfunctional manager of the Prof Serv... Read morePublished 16 days ago by Mike
I got this for a class, it was a little less dry than other PM books I've read but it still didn't blow me away. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Alee S.
Very easy to understand book. I'm taking an online project management class and this book was a requirement.Published 3 months ago by N. Majidy
Excellent book for the novice who is attempting to start a project!!!!Published 4 months ago by Francis L. Jefferson III
The book arrived on time before my class started. I bought it NEW due to the price and I have no complaints!Published 4 months ago by Melisa