Soul of a People: The WPA Writers’ Project Uncovers Depression America
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Project and Program Management: A Competency-Based Approach, 4th Edition by Mitchell L. Springer
Requirements: .ePUB reader, 20.2 MB
Overview: Choosing the right people tocarry out a project is essential to its success. When multiple projects arecombined into a complex program, the human aspect becomes even more important.This book is the first to truly balance a complete account of the technicalaspects of project and program management with a practical approach tounderstanding and developing the core competencies required to accomplishdesired goals. On the technical side, this bookis a complete introduction to predicting costs, setting schedules, andassessing risks.
On the people side, it sheds new light on how to molddifferent personality types into a team, how to motivate the team’s members, andhow to produce extraordinary results. The author details the essential parts ofthe program management approach, describing the best way to define, organize,and schedule the work to be done, identifying risks and controlling costsduring the whole process.
Genre: Non-Fiction > General
Project Control: Integrating Cost and Schedule in Construction 1st Edition by Wayne J. Del Pico
Requirements: .PDF reader, 23.9 MB
Overview: The key to successful project control is the fusing of cost to schedule whereby the management of one helps to manage the other. Project Control: Integrating Cost and Schedule in Construction explores the reasons behind and the methodologies for proper planning, monitoring, and controlling both project costs and schedule. Filling a current void the topic of project control applied to the construction industry, it is essential reading for students and professionals alike.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Educational – Architecture
Project Apollo: The Moon Odyssey Explained by Norman Ferguson
Requirements: .ePUB reader, 5.0 MB
Overview: The Apollo missions to the Moon are some of the most successful and well-remembered manned spaceflights that NASA has ever accomplished, taking place in the heyday of space travel. Indeed, the programme was the only one to achieve the ultimate goal of placing humankind on the Moon, which it did no less than six times between 1969 and 1972. Here aviation author Norman Ferguson reveals fascinating facts and figures, and recounts amazing stories about the astronauts, their spacecraft and their missions whose achievements have never been surpassed.
Genre: Non-Fiction > General
Project Management Workbook and PMP / CAPM Exam Study Guide
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Iraqi Perspectives Project: A View of Operation Iraqi Freedom from Saddam’s Senior Leadership by Kevin M. Woods
Requirements: .PDF reader, 7.5 Mb
Overview: Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) overthrew Saddam’s regime and opened up one of the world’s most secretive governments to outside analysis, presenting a once-in-a-generation opportunity for military leaders and historians to delve deep into the decision-making process of a former adversary. Kevin and his team have crafted a substantive examination of Saddam Hussein’s leadership and its effect on the Iraqi military decision-making process. These ‘reports ‘are, for the most part, interviews of senior personnel from the former regime of Saddam Hussein.
Genre: Non-Fiction > History
Ace Your Weather Science Project: Great Science Fair Ideas by Robert Gardner, Salvatore Tocci
Requirements: .ePUB reader, 6.2 Mb
Overview: Each book picks the authors’ best experiments for science classes, tests, and science fairs, in a series where full-color illustrations enhance easy-to-follow experiments that are augmented by safety guidelines.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Educational