Project Management Book Recommendations

Blake Jenny. 2017. Pivot: The Only Move That Matters Is Your Next One. Portfolio; Reprint edition.

Braddock John. 2019. A Spy's Guide to Taking Risks. Amazon Digital Services, LLC.

Carkenord Barbara. 2009. Seven Steps to Mastering Business Analysis. Fort Lauderdale, FL, US: J. Ross Publishing.

Covey Stephen. 1990. The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change. New York, NY, US: Fireside.

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Dow, Bill. The PMO Lifecycle: Building, Running, and Shutting Down. US: Dow Publishing LLC.

Durban Pat & Doerscher Terry. 2010. Taming Change With Portfolio Management: Unify Your Organization, Sharpen Your Strategy, and Create Measurable Value. Austin, Texas, US: Greenleaf Book Group Press.

Fremouw, Belinda. 2017. PMI-RMP Exam Prep Study Guide. US: Goodrich Fremaux Publishing.

Gat Israel. 2010. The Concise Executive Guide to Agile (IEEE CS Press ReadyNotes). Piscataway, NJ, US: CS Press.

Gordon, Dave. 2017. The Data Conversion Cycle. US: Practicing IT Project Manager Press.

Gottesdiener Ellen. 2002. Requirements by Collaboration: Workshops for Defining Needs. Boston, Massachusetts, US: Addison Wesley.

Gottesdiener Ellen. 2005. The Software Requirements Memory Jogger: A Pocket Guide to Help Software And Business Teams Develop And Manage Requirements (Memory Jogger). Salem, NH, US: Goal/QPC.

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Hall Harry. 2016. The Purpose Driven Project Manager. US: CreateSpace Independent Publishing.

Hunter James. 2002. Servant Leadership: A Journey into the Nature of Legitimate Power and Greatness 25th Anniversary Edition. New York, NY, US: Crown Business.

Horne Gregory. 2013. Project Management Absolute Beginner's Guide (3rd Edition). Indianapolis, Indiana, US: Que.

Kouzes James & Posner Barry. 2008. The Leadership Challenge: How to Make Extraordinary Things Happen in Organizations. Hoboken, NJ, US: Jossey-Bass.

Kouzes James & Posner Barry. 2010. The Truth about Leadership: The No-fads, Heart-of-the-Matter Facts You Need to Know. Hoboken, NJ, US: Jossey-Bass.

McChesney Chris & Covey Sean & Huling Jim. 2012. The 4 Disciplines of Execution: Achieving Your Wildly Important Goals. New York, NY, US: Franklin Covey Company.

Morris, Rick. 2010. Stop Playing Games! A Project Manager's Guide to Successfully Navigating Organizational Politics. US: RMC Publications.

Mulcahy Rita. 2010. Risk Management Tricks of the Trade for Project Managers + PMI-RMP Exam Prep Guide. US: RMC Publications.

Wiegers Karl. 2006. More About Software Requirements: Thorny Issues and Practical Advice (Developer Best Practices). Redmond, Washington, US: Microsoft Press.

Wiegers Karl. 2013. Software Requirements (3rd Edition) (Developer Best Practices). Redmond, Washington, US: Microsoft Press.

Yeomans Daniel. 2011. Passing the Risk Management Professional (PMI-RMP)® Certification Exam the First Time!. Indianapolis, Indiana, US: Dog Ear Publishing.


Project Management Institute. 2009. The Practice Standard for Project Risk Management. Newtown Square, PA, USA: Project Management Institute.

Project Management Institute. 2019. The Standard for Risk Management in Portfolios, Program, and Projects. Newtown Square, PA, USA: Project Management Institute.

Project Management Institute. 2017. A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge: PMBOK® Guide, Sixth Edition. Newtown Square, PA, USA: Project Management Institute.

Project Management Institute. 2017. Agile Practice Guide. Newtown Square, PA, USA: Project Management Institute.

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