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The effectiveness of using project management tools and techniques for delivering projects

Hajjaji, Mufeed, Denton, Paul and Jackson, Steve (2010) The effectiveness of using project management tools and techniques for delivering projects. In: Future Technologies in Computing and Engineering: Proceedings of Computing and Engineering Annual Researchers' Conference 2010: CEARC’10. University of Huddersfield, Huddersfield, pp. 124-129. ISBN 9781862180932

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Abstract

In today’s dynamic commercial environments, project management is becoming more and more
crucial in supporting organizations to achieve their enterprise goals. However, increasing task
complexity in projects, finishing projects on time within budget, and achieving the scope of the project becomes ever difficult. The purpose of this research as arisen from one of the most important areas in project management, both from a research and a practitioner perspective; ‘How to avoid project failure and achieve higher rates of project success?’. The outcome of this work is to demonstrate how the adoption of project management tools and specific risk management software, if successfully implemented, can be important tools in enabling project managers to achieve higher levels of success.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Uncontrolled Keywords: Project Management, Project Management Tools and Techniques, Risk Management
Subjects: T Technology > T Technology (General)
T Technology > TS Manufactures
Schools: School of Computing and Engineering
School of Computing and Engineering > Computing and Engineering Annual Researchers' Conference (CEARC)
School of Computing and Engineering > Systems Engineering Research Group
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Depositing User: Sharon Beastall
Date Deposited: 13 Jan 2011 12:33
Last Modified: 27 Aug 2015 08:08
URI: http://eprints.hud.ac.uk/id/eprint/9323

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