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Management for Professionals

Applied Psychology for Project Managers

A Practitioner's Guide to Successful Project Management

Editors: Wastian, M., Wastian, M., West, M.A., Braumandl, I. (Eds.)

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  • Provides psychological know-how and scientifically based best practice to solve challenges in project management
  • Serves as an every-day companion for practitioners in project management
  • Includes checklists and highlights key issues in each chapter for quick reference
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This book offers an essential manual for project managers, project management offices (PMO’s), trainers and consultants, addressing the psychological side of project management. Written by leading scholars in organizational psychology and by top experts in project management, it covers all major psychological topics that are key to project success. The book features dedicated chapters on leadership and teamwork, including virtual and intercultural cooperation, commitment and motivation of project teams. It adds a psychological perspective to personnel management, decision-making, information and knowledge management and communication in project work. Power, influencing tactics and other aspects of stakeholder management are covered, as well as project coaching, innovation and creativity, self-management and the management of conflicts, risks and crises.

Table of contents (18 chapters)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

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eBook 51,16 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-662-44214-2
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover 62,39 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-662-44213-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
Softcover 62,39 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-662-52522-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Applied Psychology for Project Managers
Book Subtitle
A Practitioner's Guide to Successful Project Management
Editors
  • Monika Wastian
  • Monika Wastian
  • Michael A. West
  • Isabell Braumandl
Series Title
Management for Professionals
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Distribution Rights
Distribution rights In India: Ane Books India, New Delhi, India
eBook ISBN
978-3-662-44214-2
DOI
10.1007/978-3-662-44214-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-662-44213-5
Softcover ISBN
978-3-662-52522-7
Series ISSN
2192-8096
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 329
Number of Illustrations
5 b/w illustrations, 10 illustrations in colour
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