Project Management Metrics, KPIs and Dashboards, 2nd Edition by Kerzner published by Wiley and IIL


20 August 2013 – New York, NY, USA – Wiley publishers in the United States has announced the publication of: Project Management Metrics, KPIs and Dashboards: A Guide to Measuring and Monitoring Project Performance, Second Edition, by Harold Kerzner, PhD.  The book is co-published by the International Institute for Learning, Inc. in New York where Dr. Kerzner is Senior Executive Director.

9781118524664_cover.inddWith today’s complex projects, increased stakeholder involvement, and advances in computer technology, metrics and key performance indicators (KPIs) have become increasingly integral to informed decision-making and effective project management.

Project Management Metrics, KPIs, and Dashboards, Second Edition helps functional managers gain a thorough grasp of what metrics and KPIs are and how to use them, as well as an understanding of different dashboard types, design issues, and applications.

Closely aligned with PMI’s PMBOK® Guide, this new edition features:

  • New content on topics ranging from customer relations management and project oversight to agile and SCRUM metrics, as well as metrics, pitfalls, and myths
  • An emphasis on value, including an in-depth discussion of value-driven metrics and value-driven KPIs
  • Full-color screen shots showing dashboards from some of the most successful project management companies
  • PowerPoint slides and a test bank for use in seminar presentations and courses

This book allows functional managers to bolster their awareness of what good metrics management really entails today—and be armed with the knowledge to measure performance more effectively.

Harold Kerzner, PhD is Senior Executive Director at the International Institute for Learning, Inc., a global learning solutions company that conducts training for leading corporations throughout the world.  He is a globally recognized expert on project, program, and portfolio management; total quality management; and strategic planning.  Dr. Kerzner is the author of bestselling books and texts, including the widely-known Project Management: A Systems Approach to Planning, Scheduling, and Controlling, Tenth Edition.

John Wiley & Sons, Inc., based in New York, is one of the world’s largest publishers in the business, scientific, technical and professional fields. Wiley’s Scientific, Technical, Medical, and Scholarly (STMS) business, also known as Wiley-Blackwell, serves the world’s research and scholarly communities.   Wiley’s Professional/Trade (P/T) business serves professionals and consumers with books, subscription content, and information services, in all media, in targeted categories. To see their project management titles, visit http://www.wiley.com/WileyCDA/Section/id-350171.html.

A Guide to Measuring and Monitoring Project Performance, by Harold Kerzner, PhD, published by Wiley; August 2013; List price: $75.00; ISBN: 978-1-118-52466-4; 448 pages, Paperback. Info at http://www.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-1118524667.html

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