The bestselling introduction to project management-updated and more comprehensive than ever!This practical, easy-to-use guide gives you instant access to the cutting-edge ideas and hard-won wisdom of one of today's leading experts on project management, Eric Verzuh. Using real-world examples, Verzuh delivers all the information you need to navigate every complex project management issue. This revised Third Edition also includes downloadable, customizable forms to help you plan your project. You'll learn how to build and coordinate teams, set realistic schedules and budgets, design a plan step-by-step, manage expectations, and handle small or large projects.As the business world has changed, so has project management-and so has this bestselling, comprehensive resource, with important new chapters on Microsoft Project, the PMP exam, and coverage of hot topics such as Enterprise Project Management, Project Portfolio Management, and applying Lean principles to project management. For the best practices and the latest advice on project management, this is the only resource you need.From the creators of the bestselling Portable MBA series comes The Fast Forward MBA...A quick way to brush up on new ideasAn easy-to-use format that fits in any briefcaseReal-world information that you can put to use now!Verzuh, Eric is the author of 'The Fast Forward MBA in Project Management', published 2008 under ISBN 9780470247891 and ISBN 0470247894.