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MGMT 6651 Project Management Skills for Managers: Welcome & Course Readings

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Please find your required library readings below. If you have problems with the links below, please contact the Library. If you have APA questions about these materials, please contact the Writing Center.

MGMT 6651 Required Course Readings


The links are for required readings found in the Walden databases ONLY. For all other readings, see your course resources.

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Alexander, J. (2008). GlaxoSmithKline: Improving global project management capability. Chief Learning Officer, 7(6), 58–59.

Bajaj, A., Kekre, S., & Srinivasan, K. (2004). Managing NPD: Cost and schedule performance in design and manufacturing. Management Science, 50(4), 527–5 36.

Baram, G. (2003). Project management oversight: An effective risk management tool. AACE International Transactions, 1–7.

Ellens, D. (2007). Project management on a global scale. Industrial Engineer: IE, 39(1), 46–50.

Essex, D. (2004). Is your project at risk? PM Network, 18(6), 66–68.

Hoving, R. (2007). Information technology leadership challenges—past, present, and future. Information Systems Management, 24(2), 147–1 53.

Iacovou, C., & Nakatsu, R. (2008). A risk profile of offshore-outsourced development projects. Communications of the ACM, 51(6), 89–9 4.

Mahalingam, A., & Levitt, R. (2007). Institutional theory as a framework for analyzing conflicts on global projects. Journal of Construction Engineering & Management, 133(7), 517–528.

Michalak, C., & Williams, P. (2006). Effective use of outsourced project controls. Cost Engineering, 48(10), 29–34.

Tesch, D., Kloppenborg, T., & Frolick, M. (2007).IT project risk factors: The project management professionals perspective. Journal of Computer Information Systems, 47(4), 61–69.

Other Readings

Optional or supplemental readings may or may not be available in the library. Find further information about optional readings here.

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