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Managing Successful Projects with PRINCE2® 5th Edition


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PRINCE2® (Projects in a Controlled Environment) is part of the Global Best Practice suite of publications, which helps organizations and individuals manage their projects, programmes and services consistently and effectively. It is a structured project management method based on experience drawn from thousands of project practitioners sponsors, trainers, and academics worldwide.

Managing Successful Projects with PRINCE2 provides clear step-by-step guidance on applying PRINCE2 to achieve effective project management and measurable business benefits.

It will be particularly useful for new project managers wishing to learn about project management generally and about PRINCE2 in particular. Experienced project professionals, and anyone considering introducing PRINCE2, will benefit from the detailed best-practice and governance guidance held within this invaluable resource.

Key benefits

  • Provides a structured project management method that can be applied to any type of project, and used alongside specialist industry-specific models

  • Covers the PRINCE2 principles, themes and processes that help deliver projects within time, cost and quality targets

  • Encourages effective communication by introducing a common vocabulary for all project participants

  • Recognizes varying responsibilities, so that everyone understands the roles and needs of others

  • Clarifies what a project will deliver; why, when, by whom and for whom

  • Ensures that project participants focus on business case objectives and not simply project completion

  • Keeps stakeholders (including sponsors and resource providers) involved in planning and decisions

  • Includes real-life examples of how the PRINCE2 method can be applied and tailored for specific situations

  • Defines a thorough and economical reporting structure

  • Facilitates troubleshooting and project audits

This publication is the manual from which the syllabus and the examinations are set and supports the PRINCE2 qualification.

When sitting an AXELOS open book exam, only the official printed hard copy of the Managing Successful Projects with PRINCE2 is allowed. A printed PDF of the official manual or a digital PDF of the official manual on a personal device, is not allowed in an exam environment. The official manual may be annotated and tabulated but no sticky notes and loose leaf papers containing additional notes will be allowed.

Alternative formats

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PRINCE2 Exams and Editions

PRINCE2 Foundation and Practitioner exams based on PRINCE2 2009 have been available from 06 July 2009. PRINCE2 exams based on the PRINCE2 4th edition will continue to run until the end of 2009. Visit PRINCE2 2009 FAQs for more information.

Extent 342 pages ISBN 9780113312023
Size 10.1Mb Price £75.00
Format PDF Format help (opens in new window) Published 15 Jul 2009
Availability Available Immediately Availability help (opens in new window)
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