Residential Construction Management

Residential Construction Management Residential Construction Management Will Provide Construction Managers A Concise And Practical Guide To Managing Residential Construction Projects One Of The Fundamental Reasons Residential Contractors Fail To Prosper Is That They Are Poor Managers By Presenting Project Management Tools In Their Appropriate Context Of The Project Lifecycle Initiation, Planning, Execution, Monitoring And Controlling, And Closing Readers Will Clearly Understand The Iterative Nature Of Construction Management, Which Is A Key To Successfully Managing A Construction Project You Can T Afford To Be Without This Indispensable Working Tool And Its Step By Step Instructions, Project Management Templates, And Real World Case Studies. I won this in a First Reads GiveawayFirst, to Joseph A Griffin, I must apologize as I have no actual construction background experience I entered the giveaway for this book in hopes of using it as an aide in planning the finishing my basement.Now to the work itself In all honesty, it s a textbook There s a certain amount of wall of text feeling you re going to get whenever you re faced with a a heavy technical terminology focused work and this is no different I m not going to say it was fun to read the book.That said, when evaluating a textbook, the most important question is Can one actually learn from it In that, I must conclude that it achieves its task well.Griffin not only develops project management concepts to be used over the life cycle of a residential building program, but effectively answers those most important questions of when and how those skills should be applied While it does appear, at times, that many of these techniques are essentially methods of covering one s rear, Griffin is honest in that they are means to protect the project manager from potentially significant difficulties both at the present time and into the future of the project.What this book is not, is a mean
My review of this work is rather shameless, as I am the author of the book I wrote this book because many books on residential construction take a topical approach rather than an integrated approach Rather than having a chapter on budgeting, scheduling, contracting, etc., I wrote chapters centered on how one moves through the actual work of the project The five main chapters of the book are centered around the project li

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  • Paperback
  • 288 pages
  • Residential Construction Management
  • Joseph A. Griffin
  • English
  • 21 February 2017
  • 9781604270228