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Mastering Financial Mathematics in Microsoft Excel

Mastering Financial Mathematics in Microsoft Excel is a practical guide with exercises and solutions throughout. It provides a comprehensive set of tools and methods that will help you apply Excel to solve mathematical problems.

Alistair Day clearly explains the basic calculations for mathematical finance backed up with simple templates for further use and development, together with examples. The new edition includes the addition of end of chapter exercises to help you develop your knowledge. The accompanying CD allows you to use and adapt templates and models. 

Book Details:

Paperback: 384 pages

Publisher: FT Press; 2nd Edition (July 17, 2010)

Language: English

Author: Alistair Day

Category: Business Books, Finance Books

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27
October

Bid Writing for Project Managers

Getting the bid right is the essence of planning for project success, the main theme of this book. However, many project managers are unfamiliar with the pitfalls of competitive bidding and don’t know how to balance a compelling sales message against a realistic delivery plan.
“Bid Writing for Project Managers” will guide prospective project managers through the bid-writing lifecycle, providing comprehensive guidelines and numerous tips on how to craft a winning bid and how to set the project up with the best possible chance of success.

Book Details:

Hardcover: 220 pages

Publisher: Arena (March 28, 2011)

Language: English

Author: David Cleden

Category: Business Books, Project Management Books

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18
October

The Project Workout

A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE TO THE ART OF PROJECT AND PROGRAM MANAGEMENT

The Project Workout shows you how to:

This book is supported by The Project Workout Live online resource (go to www.live.projectworkout.com)

Book Details:

Paperback: 560 pages

Publisher: FT Press; 4th Edition (February 25, 2010)

Language: English

Author: Robert Buttrick

Category: Business Books, Project Management Books

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06
August

Creative Project Management

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Creative Project Management

Internationally renowned project management consultants Michael Dobson and Ted Leemann combine traditional project management skills, such as risk evaluation, decision-making, and human dynamics, with outside-the-box thinking and business creativity. They provide seven new tools and approaches you can apply to any project.

The methods discussed inside Creative Project Management show you how to:

Book Details:

Paperback: 272 pages

Publisher: McGraw-Hill; 1st Edition (July 28, 2010)

Language: English

Author: Michael Dobson

Category: Business Books, Project Management Books

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22
May

The One-Page Project Manager For Execution

The One-Page Project Manager set a new standard as an understandable and easy-to-apply organizational tool, allowing managers to summarize complex projects on a single information-rich page. This book, third in the OPPM series, describes how to combine the OPPM with the Toyota A3 report to create an enhanced, integrated management tool.

With a refreshingly clear style, the authors walk users through implementing the OPPM/A3 using a variety of real-world case studies, as well as their own experience at O.C. Tanner Company. Rich with tools, templates, and teaching, the emphasis throughout remains on maintaining simplicity across the organization—communicating the right information to the right people at the right time to get the right things done.

Book Details:

Paperback: 182 pages

Publisher: Wiley; 1st Edition (February 8, 2010)

Language: English

Author: Clark A. Campbell and Mike Collins

Category: Business Books, Project Management Books

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14
March

Project Management Professional Exam - Study Guide

The much-anticipated update to the highly acclaimed PMP study guide!

The Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is the most desired skill in today’s IT marketplace and candidates are required to have thousands of hours of PM experience even before taking the PMP exam.

This fifth edition is completely updated for the newest exam and is the most comprehensive review guide on the shelf. You’ll benefit from the detailed discussions on a wide range of PMP topics, concepts, and key terms-all of which cover the Project Management Process and Procedures.

Book Details:

Paperback: 672 pages

Publisher: Sybex; 5th Edition (June 2, 2009)

Language: English

Author: Kim Heldman

Category: Business Books, Project Management Books

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Collaborative Research and Development Projects - A Practical Guide

Collaborative Research and Development Projects – A Practical Guide will help individuals and organizations, from both academia and industry, to effectively work together on R&D projects. This inspiring and highly readable book covers winning grant support, the legal arrangements, working with academics and practitioners, managing project progress, and exploiting the project results. Step-by-step coverage guides a project team though a challenging venture, helping them avoid potential pitfalls.

Book Details:

Paperback: 169 pages

Publisher: Springer; 1st Edition. edition (November 10, 2010)

Language: English

Author: Tom Harris

Category: Business Books, R&D Books

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03
February

Project Management For Dummies

2011. Written by macsalam No comments Posted in: Books, Management
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Project Management For Dummies

In today’s time-crunched, cost-conscious global business environment, tight project deadlines and stringent expectations are the norm. Now with 25% new and updated content,Project Management For Dummies, 3rd Edition introduces you to the principles of successful project management and shows you how to motivate any team to gain maximum productivity.

You’ll learn how to organize, estimate, and schedule projects efficiently and effectively. You’ll also discover how to manage deliverables, issue changes, assess risks, maintain communications, and live up to expectations by making the most of the latest technology and software and by avoiding common problems that can trip up even the best project managers.

Book Details:

Paperback: 384 pages

Publisher: For Dummies; 3 edition (May 3, 2010)

Language: English

Author: Stanley E. Portny

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