Nick Graham is the founder and Managing Director of Inspirandum (
www.inspirandum.com), a UK company focused on achieving excellence in project management. Nick is also the author of PRINCE2 For Dummies and joint author of the business-based project management method, PRIME.
When not away on consultancy or training assignments, Nick lives in Weymouth in Dorset, UK. Nick is a member of the Association for Project Management (APM) and the Institute of Directors (IoD) in the UK.
Stan Portny, president of Stanley E. Portny and Associates (
www.StanPortny.com), is an internationally recognised expert in project management and project leadership in the US. During the past 30 years he’s developed and conducted training programmes for more than 50,000 management and staff personnel in more than 150 organisations.
A Project Management Institute-certified Project Management Professional (PMP), Stan received his bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn. He holds a master’s degree in electrical engineering and the degree of electrical engineer from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Stan has also studied at the Alfred P. Sloan School of Management and the George Washington University National Law Center.
From Nick: The UK edition of Project Management for Dummies is dedicated to Max, one of my grandsons, who with his bright outlook on life, awesome bilingual capability at age 7 and infectious laugh, is an inspiration. ...