Project Management

Getting the job done on time and in budget

By

  • Patrick Healey, (BE, DIC, MSC(Lond), MBA(UNSW), MIEAust, MAIPM, Senior lecturer at the Faculty of Design, Architecture and Building, UTS, and developer of a masters program in PM at UTS.He is presently teaching project management at the University of Technology, Sydney, and has extensive project management and consulting experience.

Project Management presents the basics of one-off project management in an easy to follow format. Topics covered include dealing with outside consultantsdealing with technical specialistsgetting the job done on time and in budgethow to own and control a projectwhen to delegatedifferences between general management and project managementDesigned for managers who need to get up to speed with project management skills quickly and easily without being overwhelmed by technical detail, Project Management is ideal for anyone who is faced with a one-off project that is not just ¦business as usual¦.
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Audience

company executives, p/g students

 

Book information

  • Published: January 1998
  • Imprint: BUTTERWORTH HEINEMANN
  • ISBN: 978-0-7506-8943-4


Table of Contents

Definitions & Who is involved; General management techniques; Project management techniques ;Critical Project management functions; Project life cycle management; Project sequence capability; Impact of project management on organisations