More than two-thirds of American companies use teams to execute their most important projects, making project management a highly valuable skill for advancing your career. Project Management For Dummies, Second Edition
introduces you to the principles of successful project management and shows you how to motivate any team to gain maximum productivity. You'll find out how to: Define your project and what you intend to accomplish
Identify project stakeholders and their expectations
Develop a project plan
Establish project schedules and timetables
Determine which skill sets and resources the project requires
Choose team members and define their roles
Launch your project and track its progress
Encourage peak performance
Conclude your project successfully
Complete with helpful tips on delegating, shortening schedules, and optimizing your own performance, Project Management for Dummies will help you get your project, and your career, off the ground in no time.
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