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Manager's Guide to Operations Management by John Kamauff

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Image Managing Projects Creating the Light at the End of the Tunnel

As an operations manager, you’re almost certainly going to be responsible for projects. Managing projects effectively means delivering the desired results on time and within budget and leaving the stakeholders feeling satisfied and the team members feeling proud—or at least relieved. So, you need good project management skills.

Creating “Unique Products or Services”

In A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (affectionately known as the PMBOK® Guide), the Project Management Institute (PMI) defines a project as “a temporary endeavor undertaken to create a unique product or ...

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