Identifying and Managing Project Risk

Essential Tools for Failure-Proofing Your Project

 Identifying and Managing Project Risk

Author: Tom Kendrick, PMP
Pub Date: March 2015
Print Edition: $34.95
Print ISBN: 9780814436080
Page Count: 400
Format: Hardback
Edition: Third Edition
e-Book ISBN: 9780814436097

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The ultimate, most comprehensive resource on project risk management, Identifying and Managing Project Risk gives you the methodology and expert advice you need to keep every project safely on track. Extensively revised, the Third Edition is once again consistent with the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK®) and the Risk Management Professional (RMP) certification.

Identifying and Managing Project Risk takes you through every phase of a project, giving you dependable, repeatable techniques for considering all conceivable types of risk at any and every point in the process. Helping you eliminate surprises and transform risk into a variable you can manage and keep safely under control, the book provides you with the latest and best thinking on how to minimize risk and achieve incredible success.

Advance Praise for IDENTIFYING and MANAGING PROJECT RISK, Third Edition

Identifying and Managing Project Risk remains the foundation for every project risk management library. Tom Kendrick’s applications of real world events and how risk management relates to them makes the material both real and easy to understand. Most important, it readily shows readers how to deal with their own situations. A must-read for any serious project manager.” — Craig D. Peterson, PMP, President, Risk Management Specific Interest Group

“Tom Kendrick’s book provides a useful model for managing project risks. It’s filled with valuable insights, illustrations, and rich examples that may be directly applied to readers’ own projects. Among my top recommendations.” — Jan Birkelbach, MBA, PMP, Project Team Consultant

“Risk management is all about setting yourself up for success at the beginning of a project. Tom Kendrick’s book is an excellent reference to do just that—arming you with valuable and practical information.” — Laszlo A. Retfalvi, P.Eng. PMP PMI-RMP; Principal at Retfalvi and Associates; and author of The Power of Project Management Leadership

“I have read and reviewed countless books for my graduate level Risk Management class, and Kendrick’s Identifying and Managing Project Risk was clearly the best available in print. The material is accessible for the inexperienced student, and thoroughly enjoyable and relevant for even the most experienced project manager.” — John J. Conard, Jr., Professor of the Practice, Project Management School of Engineering, Kansas University

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