Lead and complete successful IT projects. Fully updated for the new version of CompTIA Project+ certification and authorized by CompTIA's CAQC program, this solid bestseller explains what's needed to obtain CompTIA Project+ certification and validate project management skills. Expert author and PMI-certified Project Management Professional, Joseph Phillips, walks you through each step of the IT project management process, sharing critical strategies for on-time and within-budget projects. "IT Project Management: On Track from Start to Finish, Third Edition" explains how to initiate a project, select qualified team members, confer with management, establish communication channels, set realistic timetables, track financial obligations, and close a project. The CD-ROM includes a CompTIA Project+ practice test, templates and worksheets to use when managing a project, plus a complete ebook.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Initiating the Project Chapter 2: Planning the Project Chapter 3: Working with Management Chapter 4: Creating a Work Breakdown Structure Chapter 5: Creating the Project Budget Chapter 6: Creating the Project Plan Chapter 7: Organizing a Project Team Chapter 8: Managing Project Teams Chapter 9: Executing the Project Plan Chapter 10: Revising the Project Plan Chapter 11: Enforcing Quality Chapter 12: Closing the Project Appendices Appendix A: Project+ Exam Objectives Appendix B: Critical Exam Information Appendix C: Working as an Independent Contractor
Joseph Phillips, PMP, CompTIA Project+, is the Director of Education for Project Seminars, a PMI Registered Education Provider. He is the author of PMP Project Management Professional Study Guide, Second Edition and other books on project management.