Commitment is the first graphic business novel about Real Options. Writers Olav Maassen and Chris Matts introduce learning in a formats that suits the reader. Improve your decision making. The new and revolutionary book “Commitment” about risk management and Real Options helps you to get more. Or pick up a copy of Olav Maassen and Chris Matt’s book, Commitment-A Novel About Managing Project Risk? Which option sounds better? In Commitment, the.
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Olav mzassen Chris describe their book, called Commitment: The way in which the story is worked into real life, in a situation that many of us can relate to, adds to the effectiveness.
Commitment by Olav Maassen
The software development world agrees. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers maassen more. In short, this book is indispensable for new and experienced project managers plus anyone else who is interested in knowing more about managing large projects.
There is a lot said in the drawings that isn’t spoken anywhere. I think there was something about holding on to options as long as possible to allow plav the greatest flexibility. Not bad for a business comic book in hard cover.
Commitment : Novel about Managing Project Risk
Comparing this to The Goal or The Phoenix Project this was not as cheesy and more down to earth, but in those books the learning g It was a fun read on a serious subject. This graphic business novel brings the Real Options model in a unique and understandable format, by explaining theories in a way only Sequential Art can.
It’s both a story like “The Goal” and a comic book like Lists with This Book. While Commitment is an idea born and tested on the project management world of software development, it applies equally well to life, planning a wedding or, my personal favorite, shoes. While the digital version makes for portable reading, the hard cover is invaluable as a reference. I sponsored them to get the book started.
Having said that, this book covers an important topic in an approachable way. We have already begun visualizing future scenarios and looking at various options.
The lessons of this work apply to all aspects of life. Since we are a small business, it is essential that we look toward future growth as well as the progress of the technology we requ I won this book from Goodreads giveaway. The Real Options are developed as a main topic, but you can also learn a commitmet deal about Agile, Kanban or Feature Injection.
This is a great idea for stimulating some productive and creative discussions. Theory of Constraints, the Kanban Method, uncertainty and variability, various decision-making approaches, etc. There’s a hint of the character’s personal life, but it doesn’t distract much from the concepts the book is attempting to explore.
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Jun 11, Michelle Shafran rated it really liked it Shelves: Waite and Collin Lyons are the duo of business productivity coaches behind Flowmotion. Sep 13, Renee rated it really liked it. The book in itself is really great: I had a few concerns, see below, so in the end I settled for four stars.
When I received the book yesterday, I did not regret that. Feb 01, Lupalz rated it liked it Shelves: Improve your decision making.
Looking for beautiful books? While there are many ways to learn, I’ve always been partial to allegorical works – lessons and information conveyed through story. Aug 13, Mike Bowler rated it liked it Shelves: The other general idea is that it is helpful to be explicit about when options are still options – we get flexibility by acknowledging something as an option, rather than assuming it is a commitment.
I look at options in all the decisions I take, both professional and personal. The commic format creates an engagement and pleasure while reading that you would not normally have with a book on a complex topic like real options.