Resources on Project Management

  1. Project Management Institute (PMI), which publishes PMBOK guide (http://www.pmi.org/)
  2. Project wisdom from Max Wideman, author of the first PMBOK guide (http://www.maxwideman.com/)
  3. 40 years of great projects (video) (https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=IQK4QN-NqgM)
  4. Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM) (http://www.aipm.com.au/)
  5. Projects at Work, a US resource for project managers (http://www.projectsatwork.com/)
  6. Project Smart, a UK resource (http://www.projectsmart.co.uk/)
  7. Projects IN Controlled Environments (PRINCE2) (http://www.prince-officialsite.com)
  8. Project management guidelines and templates from the Government of Tasmania (http://www.egovernment.tas.gov.au/project_management)
  9. Award-winning project (video) (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HrJiDIvE-8s)
  10. How PRINCE2 works (video) (http://www.simplilearn.com/free-resources/prince2-structure)
  11. ISO standards on project management (http://www.iso.org/iso/home/news_index/news_archive/news.htm?refid=Ref1662)
  12. Origins of project management (http://www.mosaicprojects.com.au/Resources_Papers_050.html)
  13. Critical chain (http://www.goldratt.co.uk/resources/critical_chain/index.html)
  14. Four phases of the project life cycle (http://www.maxwideman.com/papers/managing/lifecycle.htm)
  15. Nine project management knowledge areas (http://blog.simcrest.com/introduction-to-the-nine-project-management-knowledge-areas/)
  16. Visual presentation of the process groups and knowledge areas (http://www.slideshare.net/guestfe6ad/project-management-process-groups-and-knowledge-areas#btnNext)
  17. Triple constraints that impact projects (http://www.enterprise-pm.com/pmbasics/triple-constraint)
  18. Myer-Briggs Personality Types for project management (http://www.maxwideman.com/papers/profiles/intro.htm)
  19. Myers-Briggs-style questionnaire (http://www.humanmetrics.com/cgi-win/JTypes2.asp)
  20. Managing stakeholders (http://eq4pm.typepad.com/eq4pm/2006/04/applied_eq_49_r.html)
  21. Templates for each project phase (http://www.projectconnections.com/templates/phases/index.html)
  22. Writing SMART goals (http://www.learnmarketing.net/smart.htm)
  23. Feasibility study fact sheet (http://www.egovernment.tas.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0008/78056/CConducting_a_Feasibility_Study_Fact_Sheet.pdf)
  24. Business case fact sheet (http://www.egovernment.tas.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0004/78061/Developing_a_Business_Case_Fact_Sheet.pdf)
  25. Project charter templates (http://www.enterprisesforum.com/top-7-project-charter-templates-free-download)
  26. Writing the project charter (http://www.pmhub.net/wp/2009/07/project-charter/)
  27. Sample stakeholder register and template (http://www.brighthubpm.com/project-planning/96416-stakeholder-register-example-and-template/)
  28. Holding a project kick-off meeting (http://www.pma.doit.wisc.edu/plan/1/what.html)
  29. Building a PM Plan (video) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9UYy1fgbLJA
  30. Project Management Plan Template with explanations of how to use http://www.projectmanagementdocs.com/project-planning-templates/project-management-plan.html
  31. Quick overview of project scope management https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cMcnRu7U9p0
  32. Overview of all Project Time Management processes https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=na143ha9oCg
  33. Overview of Quality Management for projects. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mVsxxoGHHWM
  34. Jennifer Witt video on communication management http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1RqnvRYfNyQ
  35. Risk management planning, including what can go right and wrong http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=732rmkuFC7o
  36. Discussion about scope creep and how change control can help prevent it. http://www.pmhut.com/project-management-foundations-managing-the-creep
  37. Explanation of procurement and tendering processes http://www.building.co.uk/news/qs/apc-trainer-on-procurement-and-tendering-%28t062%29/3112815.article
  38. Definition of Variance Analysis http://project-management-knowledge.com/definitions/v/variance-analysis/
  39. Meeting quality targets to improve project results http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TDj0RBjYAdk
  40. Directing and managing project execution http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aLJH3L_XulQ
  41. Saying no to change requests http://manage.techwell.com/articles/original/how-say-no
  42. Example of how a project originally described as a failure can end up being deemed a huge success. http://www.gids.nl/sydney/opera.html
  43. Overview of Project Management Closeout http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I3Wt_bHZl7U
  44. Simple, cartoon overview of Project Management. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9LSnINglkQA
  45. Short overview of a whole lot of project techniques and tools http://www.businessballs.com/project.htm

 

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