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Free Project Management Books for July Drawing Announced

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Nine program and project management books announced for end of July drawing

29 June 2014 – Dallas, Texas, USA – PM World has announced the books to be offered for the July 2014 drawing in the FREE BOOKS program through the PM World Library (PMWL) website.  The monthly drawings for free books, an opportunity for those interested in program, project and portfolio management, were announced in February 2014 in conjunction with the official unveiling of the new online library.  The PMWL (www.pmworldlibrary.net) is a global resource for continuous learning related to program and project management (P/PM).

140629-pmwj24-books-IMAGEWorking in partnership with authors and publishers, a number of books are offered as prizes for monthly drawings. A random number drawing is held at the end of each month for the books, to be delivered at no cost to lucky winners.  Books for upcoming drawings are posted on the PM World Library home page and in the PM World Journal.  For more information about the drawings for FREE BOOKS, click here.

Books offered for the July 2014 drawing include:

  • Leading & Managing Innovation: What Every Executive Team Must Know about Project, Program & Portfolio Management; Authors: Russell Archibald and Shane Archibald; Publisher: Infinity Press (2012); For more about the book, click here.
  • A Compendium of PMO Case Studies: Reflecting Project Business Management Concepts, by Dennis Bolles and Darrell Hubbard; Publisher: PBM Concepts (2013) For more about the book, click here.
  • Communication for Continuous Improvement Projects; Author: Tina Augustiady; Publisher: CRC Press / Auerbach Publications (2013); For more about the book, click here.
  • Handbook of Project-Based Management, 4th Ed.; Author: Rodney Turner, PhD; Publisher: McGraw-Hill (2014); For more about the book, click here.
  • The Power of Project Management Leadership: Your Guide on How to Achieve Outstanding Results; Author: Laszlo A. Retfalvi; Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing (2014); For more about the book, click here.
  • Agile Practices for Waterfall Projects: Shifting Processes for Competitive Advantage; Author: Barbee Davis; Publisher: J. Ross Publishing (2012); For more about the book, click here.
  • Advanced Multi-Project Management: Achieving Outstanding Speed and Results with Predictability; Authors: Gerald I. Kendall, Kathleen M. Austin; Publisher: J. Ross Publishing (2012); For more about the book, click here.
  • Creative, Effective and Efficient Project Management; Author: Ralf M. Kliem; Publisher: CRC Press / Auerbach Publications (2013); For more about the book, click here.
  • The Six Sigma Handbook, 4th Edition; Authors: Thomas Pyzdek, Paul Keller; Publisher: McGraw-Hill (2014); For more about the book, click here.

According to David Pells, library director and managing editor of the PM World Journal, “Publishers have really stepped up to support this free books program.  A few well known authors like Russ Archibald, Dennis Bolles and Laszlo Retfalvi have also provided books.  Some books cover basic aspects of PM, others are on advanced or trending topics.  It’s a great program.”

To win, one must be a registered member of the PMWL.  To see FREE BOOKS offered for more upcoming drawings, CLICK HERE. To learn more about the PMWL, go to www.pmworldlibrary.net.

The PM World Library (PMWL) is a global resource for continuous learning in portfolio, program and project management (P/PM).  The PMWL is produced and maintained by PM World that also publishes the monthly PM World Journal (PMWJ), a web-based monthly publication featuring dozens of articles, papers and news stories about projects and project management around the world.  To see the latest edition of the PMWJ, visit www.pmworldjournal.net; to learn more, visit www.pmworldlibrary.net. Follow the PMWL on Facebook, LinkedIn or @pmworldlibrary.