Books | Scott Berkun
Trust is insurance against adversity Section Reviews and feedback Section 7. Silver bullets and methodologies Section 2. I wish we always put these lessons into action! Management through conversation Section 9.
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This is a very informative and entertaining look at the art of public speaking. The engineers are usually most concerned with building great technology, not necessarily what the market needs. Conflict resolution and negotiation Section I think projects result in good things when the right combination of people, skills, attitudes, and tactics is applied, regardless of their origin or lack of pedigree.
Apply the rough guide Section Program and project management at Microsoft Section 1. I wish I had the balls to do this. Power and politics Section Questions for iterations Section 6. What does a product manager do? Projects projdct on relationships Section 9.
The Dance of the Possible, beautifully, reminds us of how to open it. Essays include famous missives such as: Building and losing trust Section Customer research and its abuses Section 3. The sources of power Section Information is a flashlight Section 8. Despite the broad title of this book, most of my working experience comes from the tech sector, and in particular, Microsoft Corporation. There are bad ideas Beriun 5. Like the broad foundation of the authors insights, this book applies to a wide range of situations, whether in developing software, running a business or any organization.
How to solve political problems Section How not to annoy people: Examples of visions and goals Section 4. Paying attention and looking back Section 8.
Written well and very motivating. Non-annoying email Section Catalog of common bad ways to decide what to do Section 3. Damage control Section What to do when things go wrong Section Confessions of a Public Speaker In this hilarious and highly practical bestseller, Berkun reveals everything you need to know to speak well in front of any audience.
Web development, kitchens, and emergency rooms Section 1. Software planning demystified Section 3. There is great value here for people in the general business world. The balancing act of project management Section 1. Big deadlines are just several small deadlines Section How to be a free thinker The Cult of busy Berkuh smart people defend bad ideas Street smarts vs.
How to make things happen Section While there, I was responsible att teaching and consulting with teams across the company, and was often asked to lecture at public conferences, corporations, and universities. The courage to decide Section 8. The result downloqd an amazingly practical and proven set of tools, tactics, and techniques for navigating the thorny waters of project management, people management, and software development.
Any stakeholder in a software project will benefit from reading this book. Book smarts Hating vs. On writing well Section 4.
The Art of Project Management (Theory in Practice (O’Reilly))
Read related blog posts about this book. A design is a series of conversations Section 5. Keeping it real Section Trust and making mistakes Section Read the FREE chapter here. The key points to cover Section 4.
Elements of control Section How was this made?