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9 Habits of Project Leaders This pocket-sized book is about transforming good project managers into great project leaders by adding simple, yet powerful habits to the project execution toolbox. The authors break down the top common-sense habits that project managers can adopt to engage, energize, and inspire their teams. 2
Q&As for the PMBOK Guide Sixth Edition Are you preparing to take the PMP?  Then this book is ideal for you. This book addresses the project management knowledge areas and processes, and offers multiple choice questions and answers that cover key themes and concepts, helping you to prepare for the PMP exam. 2
The Business of Portfolio Management Effective portfolio management requires successful organizational change.  However, this is not always easy.  This book will be very helpful to executives and managers of all organizations with projects - those who want to implement portfolio management in order to help the organization maximize value and be more successful. 2
Responsible Leadership in Projects: Insights into Ethical Decision Making In this ground-breaking book, the authors explore how those who serve as leaders on projects can exercise their roles in ways that respond to the ever-increasing need for ethical decision-making. 2
Project Procurement: A Real-World Guide to Procurement Skills This book provides insight into the procurement community across sectors and across the globe.  It will take you through different types of contracts, contract selection, and real-life examples from different sectors. 2
Agile Approaches on Large Projects in Large Organizations In this monograph, the authors explore the use and impact of agile outside of the agile sweet spot. An illuminating study of this emerging field, it opens the door to further investigation of the future role of project managers, the use of scaling frmeworks, and the effects of DevOps. 2
Megaproject Organization and Performance: The Myth and Political Reality This in-depth study brings a complementary perspective to the meagproject literature and enables us to reconcile conflicting explanations for the regularity with which megaprojects miss performance targets.  The authors argue that megaprojects work best when accountability is shared and everyone has a stake in the final outcome. 2
The Practioner's Guide to Program Management In this step-by-step guide, the author offers a standardized approach to program management, closing the knowledge gaps and variations that exist across organizations and industries. 2
How Successful Organizations Implement Change This book combines the change management knowledge of experts, academics, researchers, and practitioners with tools, processes, and templates, all of which make htis volume a valuable resource, and a must-have for leaders of change in organizations. 2
     

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