Real-World Project Management

Sometimes in life you just need the plain honest truth. You don’t need someone sugar-coating things, telling you half-truths and downplaying the way things are just to make you feel better. Sure, sure, sometimes those things are fine: like wedding advice and dental news. In project management, though, especially in your project management, you need the cold truth. Fictionalized, dreamy, and perfect-world project management books don’t work out here in the real world.

In this concise guide, I give you the whole project management picture in plain language. I tell you the way it is, how it is, and how it’ll probably work in your environment. But let’s get one thing straight right from the outset: The way I describe ...

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