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Principles of software development leadership; applying project management principles to Agile software development leadership.

9781584505860

Principles of software development leadership; applying project management principles to Agile software development leadership.

Whitaker, Ken.

Course Technology

2010

469 pages

$49.99

Paperback

QA76.76

This book integrates software leadership best practices with principles outlined in the Project Management Institute's (PMI's) Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK). It provides all levels of software managers, from program and project managers to software executives, with a set of best practices for motivating software teams to deliver quality products on time, focused on managing the relationship between planning, process, and people. Topics covered include communication, finding and retaining talent, the art of scheduling, and running software development as a business. Whitaker is a member of the Puget Sound chapter of the Project Management Institute.

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