Real World Skills for Certification and Beyond (Exam 70-178)
By Robert Happy
Publisher: Wiley / Sybex
Final Release Date: July 2010
Take Your Career to the Next Level with This PracticalReference
Here's the information you need to not only prepare for theMicrosoft Project 2010, Managing Projects exam (Exam 77-178), butalso to excel in your job as a project manager. Following theprocesses and procedures outlined in A Guide to the ProjectManagement Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide), Fourth Edition,this practical reference explores the tasks and scenarios you'llface as a project manager using Project 2010 and shows you step bystep how to handle them.
Understand how Project 2010 can help you achieve your strategicgoals
Set up your Project 2010 environment, master key tools, and getstarted
Learn planning essentialshow to figure the tasks and timerequired, assign resources, and estimate costs
Establish baseline performance, then track and update yourproject's status
Report your progress by crunching data and presenting it anumber of ways
See what you need to change, and take corrective action
Covers the exam objectives for:
MOS: Microsoft Project 2010, Managing Projects (Exam 77-178)
FEATURED ON THE CD
See video walk-throughs for some of the more challenging tasksyou'll face on the job.
The author provides sample Project files to use with the labspresented in the book.
WHAT'S NEW IN PROJECT 2010
Watch a special video highlighting the new features of Project2010.