New and Published Books
1-10 of 10 results in Best Practices and Advances in Program Management Series
Creating Successful Team Dynamics
This is not another how-to guide for program managers or another reiteration of the Project Management Institute’s standards for program management. Instead, Program Management Leadership: Creating Successful Team Dynamics examines various leadership approaches and illustrates the value of...
Published December 10th 2013 by Auerbach Publications
Complexity Theory, Communication, and Leadership
Complexity theory is a great, untapped resource in the field of management. Experts agree that it can be a powerful tool for managing complex and virtual programs, but there is little material available to guide program managers on how to use complexity theory to communicate and lead...
Published October 20th 2013 by Auerbach Publications
The world is undergoing major transitions due to three driving forces—population changes, climate changes, and energy resource constraints—making it essential for us to move toward sustainability in the implementation of projects and programs as well as our everyday life. Real sustainability exists...
Published October 6th 2013 by Auerbach Publications
A Project Manager's Journey
This is the story of an up-and-coming project manager that has been handed a large program to lead. Follow along as Susan Codwell, Program Manager for FitAtWork Inc., struggles, leads, stumbles, and grows into the role of program manager. Throughout this book you will gain a clear understanding of...
Published September 8th 2013 by Auerbach Publications
Adapting Leadership Theories and Communications Techniques to 21st Century Organizations
In a 1945 speech, Winston Churchill stated, "We are shaping the world faster than we can change ourselves, and we are applying to the present the habits of the past." Was Churchill predicting the future of project management? Have we changed how we communicate and lead projects? Have leadership and...
Published July 28th 2013 by Auerbach Publications
While today’s programs continue to grow in size and complexity, at the same time, their success rates remain low. To manage programs effectively in this environment, project managers and program managers must take a "consultative approach" that applies a core set of guiding principles across every...
Published July 25th 2013 by Auerbach Publications
Although construction is one of the largest industries in the United States, it lags behind other industries in its implementation of modern management techniques such as those contained in the Standard for Program Management (the Standard) by the Project Management Institute (PMI®). Construction...
Published July 21st 2013 by Auerbach Publications
Templates and Forms Aligned with the Standard for Program Management, Third Edition (2013) and Other Best Practices
Success in program management requires discipline, complete plans, well-run meetings, accurate record keeping, and adherence to global best practices. Implementing Program Management: Templates and Forms Aligned with the Standard for Program Management, Third Edition (2013) and Other Best Practices...
Published June 24th 2013 by Auerbach Publications
A Life Cycle Approach
Program management is a rapidly emerging offshoot of project management. So much so that AT&T, IBM, and other organizations, both large and small in all sectors, have initiated a push to certify program managers. And, although universities offer courses in program management, there are few...
Published August 28th 2012 by Auerbach Publications
Templates and Forms Aligned with the Standard for Program Management - Second Edition (2008)
In early 2007, the Project Management Institute (PMI®) piloted the now highly sought after Program Management Professional (PgMP®) credential, reflecting the growing trend for organizations to coordinate the work done on numerous stand-alone projects into a cohesive program-type structure. Written...
Published October 4th 2009 by CRC Press
PfMP® Exam Practice Tests and Study Guide
To Be Published May 28th 2014
The Influential Project Manager: Winning Over Team Members and Stakeholders
To Be Published August 7th 2014
Project Management for Research and Development: Guiding Innovation for Positive R&D Outcomes
To Be Published August 20th 2014
To Be Published August 21st 2014
Project Health Assessment
To Be Published September 15th 2014
Project Planning and Project Success: The 25% Solution
To Be Published October 25th 2014
Portfolio Management: A Strategic Approach
To Be Published October 31st 2014
Project Scope Management: A Practical Guide to Requirements for Engineering, Product, Construction, IT and Enterprise Projects
To Be Published November 14th 2014
Program Stakeholder Management: Achieving Effective Stakeholder Engagement
To Be Published January 25th 2015
The Essential Program Management Office
To Be Published January 31st 2015