It's tricky enough to spearhead a big project when you're the boss. But when you're the leader of a team of people who don't report to you, the obstacles are even greater. Results Without Authority is the definitive book for project managers looking to establish credibility and control. A groundbreaker in the field, it supplies a start-to-finish system for getting successful project results from cross-functional, outsourced, and other types of teams. The completely updated second edition includes new information on: A² Agile methods and evolving project management tools A² Strategies for working with virtual teams A² Analytical versus AablinkAp decision processes A² The use (and misuse) of social media in project environments A² The myth of multitasking. For project leaders lacking clear-cut authority, getting everyone on boardA¹and keeping them thereA¹can be a challenge. Results Without Authority is the must-have guide for getting the best results from your team.Risk Management Risk management is an important part of project planning, and much of the work required to do it well occurs during ... The processes of risk management, in fact, enable you to do more thorough planning, highlight potential troubles and build consensus on how to deal with them, and ... Look for incomplete understanding of project activities as you develop the work breakdown structure.
|Title||:||Results Without Authority|
|Publisher||:||AMACOM Div American Mgmt Assn - 2012-01-29|