Advanced Multi-Project Management

Advanced Multi-Project Management
  • Wydawnictwo: J Ross Publishing
  • Liczba stron: 384
  • Oprawa: twarda
  • ISBN: 9781604270808
  • Czas dostawy: 7 - 14 dni
  • Cena: 428,00 zł

Opis: Advanced Multi-Project Management

Even in a well-managed multi-project environment, it is not unusual to see half of all projects completed either late, over budget or with cuts to original scope. However, the proven approach presented in Advanced Multi-Project Management has enabled large, medium, and even small organizations to consistently complete their projects faster, within original scope and budget, and increase the number of projects executed with the same resources by as much as 70%. The list of companies that have used this methodology for stunning results includes some of the biggest, well-known names in the world-Boeing, Rio Tinto, ABB, and Chrysler. This guide details the six gears that must work in unison to drive speed and predictability within an organization.Key FeaturesPresents the full strategy and detailed tactics to transform any multi-project environment, including how to speed up and synchronize multiple projects correctly with the same resources and delivering projects on time, on budget, and within the original scopeHelps firms consistently generate over 50% more project throughputOutlines the 10 essential steps needed to create valid project networks and task estimates in a multi-project environmentIllustrates examples of how to define resource skill sets in a multi-project environment and effective ways to align all projects to prevent constant conflicts over resourcesExplains the five most common bad practices in project management today-from defining tasks at too great a level of detail to allowing stage gate systems and approvals to slow down projectsReveals software requirements necessary to support small, medium, and large multi-project environmentsWAV offers downloadable improvement results reported by 59 organizations using these methodologies, a complete strategy and tactics with instructions, multi-project flow simulations, and an instructor's guide - available from the Web Added Value(TM) Download Resource Center at www. "Advanced Multi-Project Management provides the road map to successful multi-project management, seamlessly melding distilled executive level summaries and step-by-step implementation details for maximum understanding. It is a masterwork on several levels." -Glenn Fegely, President, Ellwood National Forge; "Projects are the means by which many organizations achieve their strategies and goals, and when projects aren't flowing, the organization stagnates. Kendall and Austin identify six areas of focus that will enable projects to flow more freely and deliver their promised results."