Risk Management: Concepts and Guidance, Fourth Edition
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Pritchard, PMP, again addresses this challenge expertly. Updated to reflect the Project Management Institute, Inc.’s PMBOK® Guide, Fourth Edition, this edition emphasizes greater clarity on risk practice from a pragmatic perspective.Risk Management uses a holistic approach, examining risk as a blend of environmental, programmatic, and situational concerns. As part of our eternal quest to control some small component of our future, it is the focus of many business discussions, thus making it an essential part of decision making. Risk is a future phenomenon. This comprehensive edition views risk in light of current information, while remaining grounded in the history of risk practice. The challenge comes in creating a degree of consistency in managing risk and the risk process. The book is a must-have project management tool for gaining a higher-level perspective on risk management and enhancing organizational risk identification, assessment, and management.. In his fourth edition of Risk Management: Concepts and Guidance, Carl L. The author highlights specific techniques to enhance organizational risk ident
A great blueprint for risk assessment and mitigation When I began my Project Management Professional certification through George Washington University and Motorola several years ago, one of the first courses I took was one dealing with project risk analysis and response. The text for the class was Risk Management: Concepts and Guidance, by Carl Pritchard, and has served as a blueprint for assessing and mitigating risk in many pr. "PMI Risk Management Professional Preps" according to Quig. If you intend to take the PMI-RMP exam, I recommend this book as a central part of your preparations. The book deals with the process of Risk Management (Planning, Identification, Qualitative Analysis, Quantitative Analysis, Risk Response Planning, and Monitor and Control of risk. It also provides they type of overview of the risk tools that you will find helpful on the exam. I. Excellent resource! A Customer I used this text as part of a Risk Management course, and I expect to use it in practice. It's an excellent resource for risk managment tools. Especially for quantifying financial risks.