Solid project management skills are in especially high demand today as an increasing number of companies have refocused their attention on the fundamentals of project management, demanding more from their project managers than ever before. If you are considering a career in project management or simply wish to expand your understanding of general project management principles, this book is for you. An all new addition to the popular and proven JumpStart series, this title offers simple, tangible explanations to clarify a complicated topic. Perhaps this book will even serve as a starting point for you to pursue advanced project management certifications such as PMP. If so, Project Management JumpStart may prove to be the perfect precursor to Sybex's best-selling PMP: Project Management Professional Study Guide (ISBN: 0782141064).