By James Taylor
Undertaking managers desire particular units of abilities - technical talents to house tracking, monitoring, and controlling a undertaking, and human abilities to deal with the issues that continually come up while humans needs to interact. A Survival advisor for venture Managers blends those very diversified ability units right into a entire, all-in-one source ideal for an individual who must study the basics of venture administration.
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Industrial project management. I. Title. 4'04dc2197-35492 CIP 1998 James Taylor All rights reserved. Printed in the United States of America. This publication may not be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in whole or in part, in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without the prior written permission of AMACOM, a division of American Management Association, 1601 Broadway, New York, NY 10019 Printing number 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 To Karen Romano-Taylor, my wife and best friend, who makes everything in life worthwhile.
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