Successful Project Management is intended for students as well as for working professionals and volunteers. The book is designed to present the essential skills readers need to make effective contributions and to have an immediate impact on the accomplishment of projects in which they are involved. It prepares students with marketable and transferable skills and sends them into the workforce ready to apply project management knowledge and skills. The book also supports employer talent development and lifelong learning programs to develop and train employees to work effectively in multifunctional teams and apply project management tools and techniques to successfully accomplish project objectives.