In this fictional account, Holly Hewitt is tasked with managing a major project to merge the IT departments of two merging companies. Sauder explores the working relationships and management approaches of a budding project manager who is mentored by her new boss and mentors others along the way. Project Management 101 deals with relationships with team members, vendors, and peers.
Project management is an art as well as a science. Project Management 101 delves into both areas focusing on management and leadership skills. It is an entertaining and interesting story that provides the reader with lessons learned at the end of each chapter.
Successful project management requires attention to tasks, deadlines and durations, as well as the leadership skills to motivate an already hard working team. Throughout the book, Holly is mentored by her manager and demonstrates her mentoring skills with the members of her team.
Project Management 101 is available immediately in print and electronic format at Amazon.
Lew Sauder is the author of Consulting 101: 101 Tips for Success in Consulting and the co-author of The Reluctant Mentor. He has worked as a project manager for over twenty years.
Lew has a BS in Applied Computer Science from Illinois State University and an MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Business
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