Project Management Essentials: Analytics for Control by Adedeji B. Badiru (Professor, Dean Graduate School of Engineering and Management, Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT), Ohio)
This Focus book presents the basic principles and practice of project management and simple analytics for project control, using the systems framework of Design, Evaluation, Justification, and Integration (DEJI). The overriding theme of the book is that every pursuit can be organized as a project.
This short form book presents the evolution of products in the classical era of introducing new projects needing project management. It discusses the development of project alliances, includes the role of project management in advancing organization goals, illustrates the early applications of project management, and includes humans in the loop. The book will also cover project systems and work design, while showing the integration of quantitative and qualitative analytics.
This book can serve as a reference for everyone, since everyone is engaged in project management, whether formal or informal