Stumbling through some incredibly complex projects created the need for me to develop my skills and it was painful. Please try again. THE PERFECT LITTLE PROJECT MANAGEMENT TOOLKIT: The World’s First And Only COLOR-CODED, STEP-BY-STEP Project Management Instruction Book!!! If you’re struggling to keep your projects organized, this book is for you. Strategic Project Management Made Simple: Practical Tools for Leaders and Teams. And excellent overview for those wishing to learn or get into Project Management, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on June 24, 2019. In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. Project Management for the Unofficial Project Manager offers practical, real-world insights for effective project management and guides you through the essentials of the people and project management process: Initiate; Plan; Execute; Monitor/Control; Close . Well in reference to Project Management for the Unofficial Project Manager all I can say is "what a difference a book makes". The magic formula (my term): People + Process = Success. This field guide provides a clear structure for organizing and leading the work, and making sure things stay on track. Don Kirkpatrick's groundbreaking Four Levels of Training Evaluation is the most widely used training evaluation model in the world. Well in reference to Project Management for the Unofficial Project Manager all I can say is "what a difference a book makes". The purpose of this book is to take you, the reader, through the stages of learning about project management, the project manager and his or her role in the business, expectations and requirements of the job, the qualities of a good project manager, and the basic principles of project management. There's a problem loading this menu right now. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. Today’s knowledge workers have quietly slipped into the role of the unofficial project manager. Perfect book for those of us who need PM skills but don't want to be become PMs, Reviewed in the United States on September 25, 2016, Reviewed in the United States on January 11, 2019, Reviewed in the United States on June 19, 2019. For details, please see the Terms & Conditions associated with these promotions. There was a problem loading your book clubs. Earn your PMP as a Technical Project Manager while managing the demands of real life. In order to be successful, I have had to develop my own tips and tricks - or what my peers call "best practices" - which have served me well. Many of today’s knowledgeable workers have quietly slipped into the role of the unofficial project manager. I have managed projects large and small over the years, both formally as a PM as well as informally. Does this book contain inappropriate content? It is a short, easy read, and what makes this book excellent is that it focuses on the concepts and not the templates - but gives you just enough to learn how to manage a project end to end. Project Management for the Unofficial Project Manager: A FranklinCovey Title. --Bonnie Stone, Centralized Learning and Development Manager at Central Arizona Project About the Author. Initiate ● Identify a project’s stakeholders. We work hard to protect your security and privacy. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. I struggled through this book because it had received so many good reviews, but it was not worth my time. Does this book contain quality or formatting issues? Yet, chances are, you aren't formally trained in managing projects--you're an unofficial project manager. The magic formula (my term): People + Process = Success. you'll take control fast with the knowledge in these pages.- Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. As an enthusiastic BA thrust into a PM role, this was the book I needed. Project Management Essentials for the Unofficial Project Manager People + Process = Success We can tap into your team’s potential with the foundational paradigm, People + Process = Success. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Reviewed in the United States on February 19, 2017. Previous page of related Sponsored Products. Something went wrong. has been added to your Cart. Project Management Checklists For Dummies. Complete Your Projects on Time, on Budget, and on the Mark: Project Management Essentials for the Unofficial Project Manager® Helps participants complete projects by implementing a disciplined process and mastering informal authority when collaborating with others. Project Management for the Unofficial Project Manager offers practical, real-world insights for effective project management and guides you through the essentials of the people and project management process: Initiate Plan Execute Monitor/Control Close It also offers at lot useful documents and checklists. Leading Complex Projects: A Data-Driven Approach to Mastering the Human Side of Pro... Project Management: This book includes: Lean Guide + Agile Project Management. If you’re struggling to keep your projects organized, this book is for you. It offers case studies to underscore the importance of effective communication with stakeholders and addressing their particular interests. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Please try your request again later. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. There used to be a marketing campaign in my local market for a men's clothing store whose tagline was "what a difference a day makes". Stakeholders, scope creep, no formal training, and a lack of process all combine to raise the probability of project failure costing organizations time, money, and employee morale. If you want to get the job done and don’t care about certificates, this is the book for you, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on February 29, 2020. Please try again. Project Management for the Unofficial Project Manager uses case studies (storylines) to illustrate application of project management principles elicited in the PMBOK. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. You can find it at your favorite book source — I’m not playing favorites. It eavhes some very basic methods that help a lot. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. It also offers at lot useful documents and checklists. Project Management for the Unofficial Project Manager changes the way you think about project management and sets a new benchmark for effective project management. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. I was hit with four big projects this month and had no idea how I was going to proceed, having no formal project management training. FranklinCovey experts Kory Kogon, Suzette Blakemore, and James Wood understand the importance of leadership in project completion and explain that people are crucial in … It eavhes some very basic methods that help a lot. The answer isn’t just dedicated project managers, but instilling your entire team at every level with project management abilities. Please try your request again later. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. For the 2020 holiday season, returnable items shipped between October 1 and December 31 can be returned until January 31, 2021. This book is great. It's usually not easy, and certainly takes more discipline than most people would think. Step-by-step instruction and best practice techniques to help you move your project forward aggressively and achieve optimum results. Unofficial project managers in any arena will benefit from the accessible, engaging real-life anecdotes, memorable “Project Management Proverbs,” and quick reviews at the end of each chapter. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. Do you believe that this item violates a copyright? And by using relatable stories, the book walks you through common situations and gives concrete recommendations on how to approach them. Project Management for the Unofficial Project Manager (Book) : Kogon, Kory : "If you're struggling to keep your projects organized, this book is for you. Project Management for the Unofficial Project Manager offers practical, real-world insights for effective project management and guides you through the essentials of the people and project management process: Initiate Plan Execute Monitor/Control Close You are not eligible for this coupon. -Project Management for the Unofficial Project Manager gets to the HEART of a challenge so many now face in the workplace--the need to ORGANIZE Projects, on the fly, without training, to lead their companies to a new future. Something went wrong. This book is great. The Irreverent Guide to Project Management: An Agile Approach to Enterprise Project... Project Management For Human Resources: The structure and art of getting things don... Kirkpatrick's Four Levels of Training Evalution. Please try again. As a matter of self-preservation, I became an expert on the PMBOK, which helped immensely. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. This book explains project management in a way the average person can understand. And excellent overview for those wishing to learn or get into Project Management, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on June 24, 2019. You don't need to understand coding to learn Agile, Scrum or DevOps! In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. Please try again. Knowledge workers and leaders have quietly slipped into the role of the unofficial project manager. Great practical introduction to managing projects. An excellent resource for the unofficial project manager and the PMP, Reviewed in the United States on August 29, 2018. I have already taken aspects from this book and implemented them in my department at work and I'm one of the few with no formal project management training. Please try again. Project Management Essentials for the Unofficial Project Manager ● Understand that consistent project success depends on processes and people. About Kory Kogon. Unable to add item to List. I read through this book in two days and I now feel equipped with the right tools and the right knowledge to succeed. Project Management All-in-One For Dummies (For Dummies (Business & Personal Finance)), The Project Management Handbook: Simplified Agile, Scrum and DevOps for Beginners, PMP Exam: Quick Reference Guide, Sixth edition (Test Prep series), The PMP Exam: How to Pass on Your First Try, Sixth Edition. ● Implement Four Foundational Behaviors that inspire team members to execute with excellence. FranklinCovey Project Man... Project Management for the Unofficial Project Manager uses case studies (storylines) to illustrate application of project management principles elicited in the PMBOK. It supports and acknowledges the role each employee plays while dealing with projects. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. There was a problem loading your book clubs. When a project is poorly navigated and falls short of budget and timeline goals, it can cost you more than just money; it can cause irreparable damage to reputation, confidence, and client trust. For all you project managers out there—this book provides the advice and ideas you’ll need to handle any project situation, no matter how complex. Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. No problem! Find all the books, read about the author, and more. . While the book addresses tools and techniques of the five process groups of a project, its emphasis is on leadership and some technical aspects of project management. Knowledge workers at all levels have quietly slipped into the role of unofficial project manage, relying on their experience and … Unofficial project managers in any arena will benefit from the accessible, engaging real-life anecdotes, memorable ?Project Management Proverbs,” and quick reviews at the end of each chapter.