is the CEO of MartinTate, a management consulting and training company. She is the author or coauthor of six books. She works with project teams to help them improve performance and has been a consultant on issues related to improving organization performance for over ten years.
KAREN TATE, PMP, is the President of MartinTate and is a project management professional. She has over twenty years of project management experience and teaches project management to teams in organizations around the world.
About the Authors.
Chapter 1. The Basics.
Chapter 2. Initiating a Project.
Chapter 3. Leading the Project Team.
Chapter 4. Kicking Off the Project.
Chapter 5. Planning the Scope.
Chapter 6. Organizing the Project.
Chapter 7. Assessing Risk.
Chapter 8. Developing a Schedule.
Chapter 9. Developing a Budget.
Chapter 10. Assembling the Project Plan.
Chapter 11. Team-Based Tools.
Chapter 12. Executing the Plan.
Chapter 13. Closing Out the Project.
Chapter 14. Summing Up.
Appendix A: Project Leadership Self-Assessment.
Appendix B: Thinking Styles.
Appendix C: Sample Team Contract.
Appendix D: MT Problem Solving Methodology.
Appendix E: Project Management Self-Assessment.