"A practical, comprehensive guide to be used frequently." Euronet "Written specifically to help project managers improve their performance using tried and tested techniques." Computer Consultant "Includes new material on the relationship between projects and programmes, and solving common problems." Charity Times "Kogan Page have produced their usual high standard in this easy to follow guide and it is both interesting and informative for the casual reader as well as being a valuable tool to anyone involved at any level in project management." Refresh, March 2008
"This excellent handbook provides you with all you need to make your project a success. ÝIt¨ is easy to read and has many diagrams and flow charts that support the text very well." -- Paul Duffy, APM Group "Paul Duffy, APM Group"
The Handbook of Project Management is written specifically to help project managers improve their performance using tried and tested techniques. The package comprises a book plus free CD ROM containing a collection of tools, templates, and procedures which support the methodology used in the book. Written by an experiences practitioner, it will be particularly useful for those looking to develop project management skills, starting a new project, wishing to acquire new skills, or training others in project management skills. Packed with concepts, processes, tools, and presentation materials, this comprehensive handbook will assist anyone responsible for converting strategy into reality.
About the Author
Trevor L Young was a senior consultant for the Industrial Society where he designed and conducted public training courses in project management techniques and project leadership. He is now an independent consultant specializing in the introduction of programme management. He is a member of the Institute of Personnel and Development and is also the author of Successful Project Management, part of the bestselling Creating Success series from Kogan Page.