Effective Project Management is a highly accessible book written for those new to managing projects. Paul Roberts helps them discover what the best project managers know, say and do. He explains how to plan timescales and budgets, identify and manage risks, keep projects under control, and deliver under deadline. Roberts has arranged the book so that it can be read cover to cover or so chapters can be read individually. Effective Project Management also offers a comprehensive selection of online downloadable materials customizable for use with any project. Roberts' 30 years of hands-on project management experience provides sound wisdom, practical advice and a step-by-step plan for success.