97 Things Every Project Manager Should Know
by Barbee Davis, Harry Tucker
Publisher: O'Reilly 2009
Number of pages: 252
If the projects you manage don't go as smoothly as you'd like, this book offers knowledge that's priceless, gained through years of trial and error. The book contains 97 short and extremely practical tips -- whether you're dealing with software or non-IT projects -- from some of the world's most experienced project managers and software developers. You'll learn how these professionals have dealt with everything from managing teams to handling project stakeholders to runaway meetings and more.
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