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Drawing for Free Copy of Effective Project Management book by Robert Wysocki announced

Drawing for 10 Free Copies of Effective Project Management by Robert Wysocki and published by Wiley announced for PMForum’s PM GiveAways™ Program

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PRLog (Press Release) - Dec. 11, 2010 - Dallas, Texas, USA — PMForum has announced that the next project management book to be given away through its PM GiveAways™ Program will be “Effective Project Management, 5th Edition”, by Robert Wysocki and published by Wiley in the USA.  PMForum’s PM GiveAways™ Program was announced in a breaking news article in July 2010, which can be seen at http://www.pmforum.org/blogs/news/2010/07/FreeProjectMana...

This book offers a more robust approach to project management — one that recognizes the project environment and adapts accordingly. This resource first introduces you to the tools, templates, and processes that you'll need in your toolkit. You'll then explore five different project management life cycle (PMLC) models for managing a project: Linear, Incremental, Iterative, Adaptive, and Extreme. Along the way, you'll find step-by-step guidance on how to apply each technique. All of this provides the reader with a more complete understanding of how to successfully complete projects on time and within budget.

Among other things, this books shows how to: Apply all nine Knowledge Areas defined in PMI’s PMBOK® Guide; Establish project management life cycles and strategies; Decide the best method for managing specific types of projects; Select and use best-of-breed project management tools and templates for each management task; Utilize the Project Support Office, Project Portfolio Management, and Continuous Process Improvement programs; Prevent projects from becoming distressed and create effective intervention strategies; and Manage multiple team projects by integrating the tools, templates, and processes into a single team.

Robert K. Wysocki, PhD, has over 40 years of experience as a project management consultant and trainer, information systems manager, systems and management consultant, author, training developer, and provider. He is the founder of Enterprise Information Insights, Inc., a project management consulting and training practice. Wysocki has written 17 books on project management and information systems management.

According to PMForum’s Managing Editor David Pells, “This is one of Wiley’s leading title over the last few years, a real blockbuster textbook on various aspects of managing projects.  It should make a great addition to any project manager’s library.”

Effective Project Management, 5th Edition; by Robert K. Wysocki; published by John Wiley & Sons; ISBN 978-0-470-42367-7; 792 pages; Softcover; April 2009; list price US$50.00.  For more about the book, click here.  A copy of this book will be shipped by the publisher at no charge to 10 lucky winners. Drawing to be held on 4 February 2011.  For rules and to register, visit http://www.pmforum.org/PMGiveAways/Free-PM-Books.html.

PMForum’s PM GiveAways™ Program is based on periodic DRAWINGS for free educational and professional project management products and services.  PM GiveAways™ will include project management courses, books, conference passes, software and other valuable items.  Drawings will be held at least monthly, with the products and services to be given away announced in breaking news articles ahead of time and on PM GiveAways™ web pages.  To learn more or to register for drawings for free project management stuff, visit http://www.pmforum.org/PMGiveAways/PMGiveAways.html.

About Wiley
John Wiley & Sons, Inc., based in New York, is one of the world’s largest publishers in the business, scientific and technical fields. Wiley's Scientific, Technical, Medical, and Scholarly (STMS) business, also known as Wiley-Blackwell, serves the world's research and scholarly communities, and is the largest publisher for professional and scholarly societies.   Wiley’s Professional/Trade (P/T) business serves professionals and consumers with books, subscription content, and information services, in all media, in targeted categories. Wiley Higher Education serves undergraduate, graduate, and advanced placement students, lifelong learners, and, in Australia, secondary school students.  To see their project management titles, visit http://www.wiley.com/WileyCDA/Section/id-350171.html.

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About PMForum
PMForum operates www.pmforum.org, the world’s first website devoted to professional project management and still one of the most popular online sources of project management news and information. PMForum also produces the monthly PM World Today eJournal where articles, reports and stories about projects and project management around the world can be found; free subscriptions at www.pmworldtoday.net.

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