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Sams Teach Yourself Basecamp in 10 Minutes by Patrice-Anne Rutledge

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Lesson 1. Getting Started with Basecamp

In this lesson, you learn the basics of collaborative project management with Basecamp as well as how to set up your Basecamp account.

Introducing Online, Collaborative Project Management

Basecamp (http://basecamphq.com) is an online project management tool that emphasizes collaboration and communication over a reliance on traditional project charts, graphs, and statistics. With more than 3 million users around the world, Basecamp’s many customers include Kellogg’s, Sun Microsystems, the Mayo Clinic, National Geographic, and The World Bank, as well as many small businesses and nonprofits.

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Projects and Project Management

According to the Project Management Institute, a project is a temporary ...

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