The Business of Projects: Managing Innovation in Complex Products and Systems (Hardcover)

Author: Davies, Andrew

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Superb examination of project management in practice, focusing on high-value, high-technology capital goods.


Publisher Cambridge University Press
Mfg Part# 9780521843287
SKU 31254346
Format Hardcover
ISBN10 0521843286
Release Date 1/17/2011
Dimensions (in Inches) 9H x 6.25L x 1T
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Editors Note This volume breaks new ground by showing how leading businesses create and implement projects to drive strategy and innovation. Projects are used to coordinate activities with customers and suppliers and ensure that organizations become more dynamic and adaptable. The book extends the resource-based view of the firm to focus on the business lessons learned from the design and production of high-value complex products and systems (CoPS), which have always been project-based. As well as new frameworks and management tools, it provides case studies of high-technology industries--such as telecommunications, flight simulation and medical devices.
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