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eText: 
ISBN-10 1111546657ISBN-13 9781111546656
Print: 
ISBN-10 0538478977ISBN-13 9780538478977
Author(s): Gido/Clements
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Copyright year: © 2012 Pages: 528
Description

Teach your students everything they need to know to work successfully in today's exciting project management environment with Gido/Clements' SUCCESSFUL PROJECT MANAGEMENT, 5E. This best-selling text details how to organize as well as how to manage effective project teams, from planning and scheduling to cost management.

Revised chapters now closely align with the PMBOK (Project Management Body of Knowledge) framework and approach to ensure your students are learning today's best practices. Coverage of the latest business developments and challenges acquaint students with issues such as project constraints, stakeholder issues, the project charter, how projects relate to an organization's strategic plan, and more.

Your students learn the keys to effective communication both within and outside of a team. A wealth of new and revised intriguing cases inspire discussion and debate, while new real world vignettes give students first-hand insights into how to apply project management in the workplace. Other learning features and a variety of end-of-chapter practice and Internet exercises reinforce concepts critical to project management success.

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