Acknowledged author Jack R. Meredith wrote Project Management: A Managerial Approach comprising 544 pages back in 2017. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 1119369096 and 9781119369097. Since then Project Management: A Managerial Approach textbook received total rating of 3.5 stars and was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $57.55 or rent at the marketplace.
Projects continue to grow larger, increasingly strategic, and more complex, with greater collaboration, instant feedback, specialization, and an ever-expanding list of stakeholders. Now more than ever, effective project management is critical for the success of any deliverable, and the demand for qualified Project Managers has leapt into nearly all sectors. Project Management provides a robust grounding in essentials of the field using a managerial approach to both fundamental concepts and real-world practice.
Designed for business students, this text follows the project life cycle from beginning to end to demonstrate what successful project management looks like on the ground. Expert discussion details specific techniques and applications, while guiding students through the diverse skill set required to select, initiate, execute, and evaluate today's projects. Insightful coverage of change management provides clear guidance on handling the organizational, interpersonal, economic, and technical glitches that can derail any project, while in-depth cases and real-world examples illustrate essential concepts in action.