Reviews for 12 Pillars of Project Excellence : A Lean Approach to Improving Project Results

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The initial chapter begins with the origin of the term project, and from there, discussion proceeds to other introductory topics. Followiong are chapters on being a project leader, creating a balanced project organization structure, delighting customers with a project vision statement, signing the charter, diffusing passion (improving communications), simplification, minimizing meetings, taking risks, shielding data, learning from failures, diminishing stress, investing in appreciating assets. The included CD-ROM contains tools for organizational- and self-assessment. Dalal is an international consultant. Annotation ©2011 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (