AUTHORS: Kloppenborg, Timothy - ©2012
Master the most proven methods in project management as well as exciting new techniques emerging from current industry and today's most recent research with Kloppenborg's CONTEMPORARY PROJECT MANAGEMENT, 2E. This edition introduces manual techniques perfected during the past 50 years to ensure that you fully grasp the principles before proceeding to automated techniques, integrated with Microsoft® Project 2010. All content is consistent with the knowledge areas and processes of the latest fourth edition of the PMBOK® Guide to guarantee that you understand the established standards in project management today and to prepare you to become a Certified Project Management Professional (PMP®) if you choose. Lists at the beginning of each chapter highlight the PMBOK® topics covered as well as the most important points of project management to master in each chapter. Throughout the text, you have opportunities to build a strong portfolio to showcase your project management skills in future interviews as you create specific deliverables for real-world projects. Trust this proven text and learning support, including a copy of Microsoft® Project 2010 with each new copy of the book to give you hands-on practice, equipping you with the skills you need for project management success in today's times. Master project management concepts and earn the grade you want in this course with the help of the learning tools on the text companion website www.cengage.com/decisionsciences/kloppenborg. This dynamic website offers learning tools to reinforce the concepts you're learning, as well as Student Data Sets (previously on a student CD-ROM) that provide Microsoft® Excel® data to complete select end-of-chapter problems. In addition, you will find new Word and Excel® templates, enhanced quizzes, and games.
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