ISBN 9780070656581,Managing Projects Large And Small

Managing Projects Large And Small



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2006

ISBN 9780070656581

ISBN-10 0070656584


Language (English)


Rapid change and the pressures of intense competition have caused more organizational work to become project work. Managing Projects Large and small helps new managers master the tasks involved in leading a project. Beginning with building the team and moving on to the design, execution, and evaluation of the project, managers will learn about all the issues that are necessary for a successful project. Topics include:-Planning and Budgeting. Motivating teams. Developing pipelines and relevant definitions of success. Creating project progress reports and monitoring budgets. Plus readers can access free interactive tools on the Harvard Business Essentials Companion Website. Subject Adviser: Robert D. Austin. Robert is a member of the Technology and Operations Management faculty at Harvard Business School. He acquired his extensive practical experience in project management from his position as an executive in a new business being created by a prominent technology firm, and from his ten years at the Ford Motor Company. Harvard Business Essential The New Manager's guide and Mentor The Harvard Business Essential series is designed to provide comprehensive advice, personal coaching, background information, and guidance on the most relevant topics in business. Drawing on rich content from Harvard Business School Publishing and other sources, these concise guides are carefully crafted to provide a highly practical resource for readers with all levels of experience. To assure quality and accuracy, each volume is closely reviewed by a specialized content adviser from a world-class business school. Whether you are new manger interested in expanding your skills or an experienced executive looking for a personal resource, these solution-oriented books offer reliable answer at your fingertips.