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6 Top Project Management Books for Engineers and Manufacturers

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Epiphanized: A Novel on Unifying Theory of Constraints, Lean, and Six Sigma by Bob Sproull and Bruce Nelson. Management consultants Bob Sproull and Bruce Nelson borrow from Goldratt’s storytelling concept to explore the advantages of using Theory of Constraints, Lean, and Six Sigma together. Oberlender.

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Software Estimating Resources

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Bool, CrossLink: The Aerospace Corporation, Winter, 2000/2001, pp. lu, Progress in Aerospace Sciences, 53, pp. Young, Aerospace Design Conference, February 1992. Story Point Estimating,” Richard Carlson, ALEA, Agile and Lean Associates, 2013. Could Social Factors Influence the Effort Software Estimation?”

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Estimating is a Learned Skill

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The Influence of Selection Bias on Effort Overruns in Software Development Projects,” Magne Jørgensen, Simula Research Laboratory & Institute of Informatics , University of Oslo. Story Point Estimating,” Richard Carlson, ALEA, Agile and Lean Associates, 2013. Could Social Factors Influence the Effort Software Estimation?”

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Risk Management Resources

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Mitigating Cognitive Biases in Risk Identification: Practitioner Checklist for the Aerospace Sector,” Debra L. Reliable Date,” Troy Magennis, Lean Kanban , Central Europe, 2014. Kevorkian, Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering, August 5, 2016. Emmons, Thomas A. Mazzuchi, Shahram Sarkani, and Curtis E.

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A Compendium of Risk Management Resources

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Mitigating Cognitive Biases in Risk Identification: Practitioner Checklist for the Aerospace Sector,” Debra L. Reliable Date,” Troy Magennis, Lean Kanban , Central Europe, 2014. Kevorkian, Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering, August 5, 2016. Emmons, Thomas A. Mazzuchi, Shahram Sarkani, and Curtis E.

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DDSTOP The Saga Continues

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Iterative and incremental are standard practices from software development of large construction (Lean Construction). In our domain of aerospace and defense, we have reference class for cost, schedule, architecture (DODAF), risk and other attributes of every system ever built in the DOD ( CAPE , CADE ) and NASA ( CARDe/Once ).