Essential Managers: Project Management
Author: Andy Bruc
Learn about quality control, communication, deadlines, budgeting, and planning risks.
From setting out objectives to compiling the closedown report, from choosing priorities to selecting the right team, Project Management shows you how to plan, run, and monitor a project, and explains what to do if things go wrong. It contains a wealth of straightforward, expert advice on scheduling and budgeting, managing and communicating information, planning activities, and developing leadership skills to ensure successful completion of all your projects.
The Essential Manager have sold more than 1.9 million copies worldwide! Experienced and novice managers alike can benefit from these compact guides that slip easily into a briefcase or a portfolio. The topics are relevant to every work environment, from large corporations to small businesses. Concise treatments of dozens of business techniques, skills, methods, and problems are presented with hundreds of photos, charts, and diagrams. It is the most exciting and accessible approach to business and selfimprovement available.
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Unwritten Laws of Engineering
Author: W J King
By James G. Skakoon and W.J. King
This fully revised and updated edition of the 1944 classic, serves as a crucial compilation of "house rules," or a professional code.
It addresses three areas: what the beginner needs to learn at once; "laws" relating chiefly to engineering executives; and purely personal considerations for engineers.
Packed with contemporary examples, this new volume is a must for those entering the engineering field or those interested in improving their professional effectiveness.