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Project Management for the accidental manager

This is a textbook offered by BookBoon. 'Project management has been emerging globally as an essential and strategic function for organizations of all types and sectors. These include public or private sectors, for-profit or not-for-profit, charities and non-governmental organizations, in addition to organizational change and social entrepreneurship initiatives. Furthermore, project management skills are necessary skills across the organizational hierarchy and one can apply them to business or personal projects. Due to the tremendous growth of project management there has been a tremendous demand for professional development but the focus has been either on advanced levels of project management or an over emphasis on professional certification. Yet, what many do not realize is not every one... Show More


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Prakash Menon
Prakash Menon (Faculty)
5 years ago

This is a good narrative and story format of learning what PM is all about. Well written in simple english.

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