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Project Management and Product Development Book Reviews Index

Keep up to date with insightful reviews of project management and other books relating to product development, all written by Preston Smith. They can help you apply your reading time to best advantage. In the table below, the link on the left will take you directly to the review of that book, and the link on the right leads to the reviewing journal’s Web site, should you wish to learn more about the journal.

In some cases, the final PDF version of the review is provided. In others, the final submitted version appears here as HTML, and you can purchase the “definitive version” from the link provided to the publisher.

If you are specifically interested in project management, you may find value in the book chapters on concurrent development teams and project risk management in the Field Guide to Project Management.

Preston Smith Book Reviews

Book Review: Creating Breakthrough Products: Innovation from Product Planning to Program Approval

Jonathan Cagan and Craig M. Vogel; Upper Saddle River, New Jersey: Prentice Hall, 2002, 302 + xxxii pages, US$ 29.00 ...

Book Review: Creativity, Inc.: Building an Inventive Organization

Jeff Mauzy and Richard Harriman (Harvard Business School Press, Boston; 2003; ISBN 1-57851-207-7) $27.50 Creativity is seen as the cure ...

Book Review: Dragons at Your Door: How Chinese Cost Innovation Is Disrupting Global Competition

Ming Zeng and Peter J. Williamson. Boston: Harvard Business School Press, 2007. 239 + xii pages. US$29.95. There has been ...

Book Review: Effective Risk Management: Some Keys to Success

Edmund H. Conrow (American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Inc., Reston, VA; 2000; ISBN 1-56347-383-6) $79.95 Edmund Conrow has ...

Book Review: Managing the Unknown: A New Approach to Managing High Uncertainty and Risk in Projects

Christoph H. Loch, Arnoud DeMeyer, and Michael T. Pich. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, 2006. 292 + xii pages ...

Book Review: Mastering Virtual Teams: Strategies, Tools, and Techniques that Succeed

by Deborah L. Duarte and Nancy Tennant Snyder; San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 1999, 229 + xviii pages, US$39.95 Many of us ...

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