The #1 project management case studies book now featuring new cases from disney, the olympics, airbus, boeing, and more after on-the-job experience, case studies are the most important part of every project manager's training. Updated with fresh examples, case studies and solutions to specific project management dilemmas, it remains an essential reference to the critical concepts and theories all project managers must master. Case studies are an important part of project management education and training this fourth edition of this book features a number of new cases covering value measurement in project management also included is the well-received super case, which covers all aspects of project management and may be used as a capstone for a course. Blending current theory, contemporary case studies, and hands-on practice and research, project management offers students a full range of perspectives of the project management processâ to promote a comprehensive, multi-industry understanding of the text, the author addresses project management theory within the context of a variety of. Project management case studies, second edition harold kerzner, phd division of business administration baldwin-wallace college berea, ohio john wiley & sons, inc.
Read the required resources for week 7 read the case study, 'the problem with priorities', from the textbook: kerzner, h r (2013) project management case studies 4th ed. Project management: case studies 4th edition is the latest edition of a popular pm resource book generally, case studies are real-life examples that particularly show a principle or process in action or actual application. Featuring more than 100 case studies, this essential book illustrates both successful implementation of project management by actual companies as well as the pitfalls to avoid in a variety of real-world situations.
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A case study of erp implementation for opto-electronics industry international journal of the computer, the internet and management vol 13#1 (january - april, 2005) pp 13 - 30 15. Appendix g of construction project management, fourth edition provides four case studies based on the bridge project the authors invite users of this book to write and submit their own case studies the authors invite users of this book to write and submit their own case studies. Case studies from a project management perspective in order to make an evaluation of the project delivery method used, propose alternative project delivery methods, identify and highlight other project management issues, and acquire a better. Buy or rent project management: case studies as an etextbook and get instant access with vitalsource, you can save up to 80% compared to print.
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