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How to Manage Outsourced Projects

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Outsourcing presents a rising demand for project managers who have strong, proven project procurement skills. This how-to guide, provided by project management expert Michael Taylor, gives managers practical methods for handling challenging projects.

In the past many corporations would downsize when the economy turned downward, and upsize when the economy improved. Recently, however, some are choosing to remain lean by opting not to upsize when economic conditions become favorable. This has the benefit of focusing their strategic energies on their core competencies. But how do they make up for the additional resources needed to keep up with market demands? The answer is outsourcing, or procurement management.

Outsourcing is directed toward a corporation's non-essential capabilities while it maintains a close focus on what makes them strong in commercial and government worlds. This new approach presents a rising demand for project managers who have strong, proven project procurement skills.

This how-to guide, provided by project management expert Michael Taylor, gives managers practical methods for handling challenging projects.

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  • Intro Page.doc
  • Cover Sheet and Terms.pdf
  • How to Manage Outsourced Projects.pdf
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Michael D. Taylor, M.S., MPM, FAAPM, is a master project manager and has over 30 years of engineering and project management experience. He is also a Fellow in the American Academy of Project Management. During this time, he managed projects ranging in value from $2 million to $20 million by successfully directing multifunctional, multicultural project teams.

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