Winners of August Drawing for Free Project Management Books Announced



Winners in nine countries to receive free books by registering at www.pmworldlibrary.net 

31 August 2015 – Dallas, TX, USA – The winners of the August drawing for free project management books among members of the PM World Library have been identified. Ten people in nine different countries were winners of the random number drawing held for the 1770 registered PMWL members on 28 August 2015. Information about the free book drawings can be found at http://pmworldlibrary.net/monthly-drawing-for-free-books/

August winners of a free project management book were the following:

  • 150831-pmwj38-winners-BOOK STACKUmer Lone – Saudi Arabia
  • Jacques Brittz – South Africa
  • Daniel Simon – USA
  • Bruce Boyes – UK
  • Jacob Chan – Macau
  • Shiv Sivaguru – India
  • Paul Sitshebo – Zimbabwe
  • Leo Penovic – Croatia
  • Muhammad Shinwari – Pakistan
  • David Mercer – UK

Winners get to choose one of the following free books, on a first-come first-served basis

The Power of Project Leadership: 7 Keys to Help You Transform from Project Manager to Project Leader; Author: Susanne Madsen; Publisher: Kogan Page (2015); For more about the book, click here.

Real Project Management: The Skills and Capabilities You WILL Need for Successful Project Delivery; Author: Peter Taylor; Publisher: Kogan Page (2014); For more about the book, click here.

Organizational Project Portfolio Management: A Practitioner’s Guide; Author: Dr. Prasad S. Kodukula, PMP, PgMP; Publisher: J. Ross Publishing (2014); For more about the book, click here.

Advances in Project Management: Narrated Journeys in Unchartered Territory (eBook); Author: Prof Darren Dalcher (Editor); Publisher: Gower (2014); For more about the book, click here.

Gower Handbook of Project Management, 5th Edition (eBook); Author: Prof Rodney Turner (Ed); Publisher: Gower (2014); For more about the book, click here.

Project Management Best Practices: Achieving Global Excellence; Author: Harold Kerzner, PhD; Publisher: Wiley (2014); For more about the book, click here

The Power of Enterprise PMOs and Enterprise-Wide Project Management; Authors: Dennis Bolles, Darrel G. Hubbard; Publisher: PBMconcepts (2014); For more about the book, click here

Managing Stakeholder Expectations for Project Success: A Knowledge Integration Framework and Value Focused Approach; Author: Ori Schibi, PMP; Publisher: J. Ross Publishing (2013); For more about the book, click here.

Proactive Project Management: How to make common sense common practice; Author: Morten Fangel; Publisher: Fangel Consulting (2013); For more about the book, click here

Leading & Managing Innovation: What Every Executive Team Must Know about Project, Program & Portfolio Management (eBook); Authors: Russell Archibald, Shane Archibald; Publisher: Infinity Publishing (2012); For more about the book, click here

According to David Pells, Managing Director of the PM World Library, “It was another good drawing with winners from nine different countries. Several were students again and several are residents of low income countries, which is great. The book drawings program also supports our mission to support the sharing of project management knowledge.

To win, one must be a registered member of the PMWL. To see FREE BOOKS offered for upcoming drawings, CLICK HERE. To learn more about the PMWL, go to http://www.pmworldlibrary.net/. The Free books are provided by authors and publishers; if you are an author or publisher of a project or program management books and would like to offer a free copy of your book through this contest in exchange for significant publicity, contact [email protected]

“As always, we want to thank the publishers and authors who contribute the free books,” Pells adds. “Their willingness to ship books around the world to winners is a testament to their commitment to advancing the project management profession. All of the books this month are worth reading, so even if you did not win one, please go to their web pages and check out these resources.

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