The #1 project management case studies book now featuring new cases from disney, the olympics, airbus, boeing, and more after on-the-job experience, case studies are the most important part of every project manager's training. Harold kerzner, phd, is senior executive director for project, program and portfolio management at international institute of learning, inc (iil), a global learning solutions company that conducts training for leading corporations throughout the world. Project management case studies, fourth edition is a valuable resource for students, as well as practicing engineers and managers, and can be used on its own or with the new eleventh edition of harold kerzner's landmark reference, project management: a systems approach to planning, scheduling, and controlling. Project management case studies & examples pm solutions has a proven experience in providing solutions to a broad range of markets our project management case studies cover a wide variety of needs across a number of industries security technology firm relocates us headquarters on schedule and $3m under budget. Project management is now understood as a critical part of any successful, competitive business this volume provides more than ninety case studies taken from real companies illustrating both successful and poor implementation of project management.
Project management: case studies 4th edition is the latest edition of a popular pm resource book generally, case studies are real-life examples that particularly show a principle or process in action or actual application. Welcome to the web site for project management case studies, 5th edition by harold kerzner this web site gives you access to the rich tools and resources available for this text you can access these resources in two ways. Compiled by harold kerzner, the leading authority on project management, project management case studies, third edition presents the most comprehensive collection of project management case studies available today.
Project management case studies, second edition harold kerzner, phd division of business administration baldwin–wallace college berea, ohio john wiley & sons, inc. Issuu is a digital publishing platform that makes it simple to publish magazines, catalogs, newspapers, books, and more online easily share your publications and get them in front of issuu’s. Considered by many to be the leading “project management bible” in the planning industry, kerzner’s book is a tour de force its 1,000-plus pages, thorough case studies and well-organized chapters empower you to select the areas where you most need to focus. Project management case studies, second edition presents the most comprehensive collection of project management case studies available today compiled by harold kerzner, the leading authority on project management, it offers more than ninety case studies that illustrate both successful impleme the revised edition of the single-best source of. Case studies have traditionally made up a significant portion of project management education and training now, this new edition of the most popular book of project management case studies includes more cases plus a super case on the iridium project.
Harold kerzner (born ca 1940) is an american engineer, management consultant, emeritus professor of systems management at baldwin wallace university, and sr executive director for project management at the international institute for learning, known for his work in the field of project management, strategic planning and total quality management. Project management: case studies kerzner, harold a new edition of the most popular book of project management case studies, expanded to include more than 100 cases plus a super case on the iridium project case studies are an important part of project management education and training. Apache metals, inc haller speciality manufacturing an international project manager’s day (b) case study an international project manager’s day (c) case study. Project management project project management management a systems approach project management case studies, third edition (978-0-470-27871-0) project management tenth edition harold kerzner, dr kerzner’s 16 points to project management maturity 1 adopt a project management methodology and use it consistently. Leadership and project management are important in any project team these concepts develop cohesiveness and stability within a group high performance project teams help to assess and dispel any challenges faced with developing a strategic project team.
Kerzner, harold project management : case studies i harold kerzner -- 2nd ed p cm way to learn project management case studies allow the students to apply the knowledge learned in lectures case studies require that the students investigate as project managers while still managing their line groups the projects came out. Kerzner's profound effect on the project management industry inspired the iil in partnership with pmi to establish the kerzner international project manager of the year award, which is presented to a distinguished pmp or global equivalent each year. The implementation and acceptance of a project management methodology can be difficult if the organization's culture provides a great deal of resistance toward the change this chapter presents case studies of a few companies to illustrate the various project management methodologies.
Whether used with the latest edition of harold kerzner's landmark reference, project management: a systems approach to planning, scheduling, and controlling, or on its own, project management case studies, second edition is a valuable resource for students, as well as practicing engineers and managers. Classes that use case studies seem to be common at the harvard business school but apparently not in the project management world this is a long awaited book containing case studies from a respected author and project management guru. Harold kerzner project management contents - download as pdf file (pdf) or read online harold kerzner project management contents of 8th edition search search upload 313 transitional management 128 problems 130 case study jones and shephard accountants, inc 136 viii contents 4 organizing and staffing the project office and. This new fifth edition has been updated to meet today's project management standards, and features 18 new case studies including high-profile cases from disney, the olympics, 787 dreamliner, airbus 380, and more, with new cases that specifically focus on agile and scrum methodologies.