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Human Resources Management

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There are many articles and papers related to people management for program and project management (P/PM) previously published in the PM World Journal and now included in the PM World Collection at https://pmworldlibrary.net/pm-world-collection/Click here and scroll down and click on appropriate category and topic to access original works by PM World authors.


Articles, Blog Posts, Expert Opinions

Aliieva, A. (2021). To stay motivated, individuals need to have personal goals! Interview with Coach G; PM World Journal, Vol. X, Issue VI, June. https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/pmwj106-Jun2021-Aliieva-Interview-with-Coach-G.pdf

Aliieva, A. (2020). From a Mentee to a Mentor; PM World Journal, Vol. IX, Issue VI, June. Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/pmwj94-Jun2020-Aliieva-from-mentee-to-mentor.pdf

Beramendi, M.M.A. (2021). Why am I passionate about Projects? Commentary, PM World Journal, Vol. X, Issue XI, November. Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/pmwj111-Nov2021-Beramendi-why-am-I-passionate-about-projects.pdf

Bucero, A. (2020).  Multigenerational Project Management, PM World Journal, Vol. IX, Issue I, January.  Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/pmwj89-Jan2020-Bucero-multigenerational-project-management.pdf

Cable, J. (2021). The Workplace Moving Forward: How the Pandemic Changed the Workplace; Commentary, PM World Journal, Vol. X, Issue IX, September. Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/pmwj109-Sep2021-Cable-Shields-the-workplace-moving-forward.pdf

Cignacco, B.R. (2020). Relationship between stress and work; PM World Journal, Vol. IX, Issue VIII, August. Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/pmwj96-Aug2020-Cignacco-relationship-between-stress-and-work.pdf

Cignacco, B. R. (2020).  Support employees during challenging times, PM World Journal, Vol. IX, Issue IV, April. Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/pmwj92-Apr2020-Cignacco-support-employees-during-challenging-times.pdf

Lanka, R. (2022).  Project Management in Team Extension, PM World Journal, Vol. XI, Issue II, February.  Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2022/02/pmwj114-Feb2022-Lanka-project-management-in-team-extension.pdf

Marshall, M. (2022).  Individuals Quitting Their, Jobs Causing Employee Shortages, Creating Major Issues and Problems for Businesses, Companies, and the Economy, PM World Journal, Vol. XI, Issue I, January. Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/pmwj113-Jan2022-Marshall-individuals-quitting-their-jobs-commentary.pdf

Mehta, D.V. (2020).  Fostering Collaboration with an Empowered Technical Program Manager, PM World Journal, Vol. IX, Issue VII, July. Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/pmwj95-Jul2020-Mehta-empowered-technical-program-manager2.pdf

Prieto, R. (2022). The Role of Trust in Projects. PM World Journal, Vol. XI, Issue I, January. Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/pmwj113-Jan2022-Prieto-Role-of-trust-in-projects.pdf

Radhakrishnan, S. (2021).  Managing People in Projects – an Effective Strategy, PM World Journal, Vol. X, Issue XI, November.  Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/pmwj111-Nov2021-Radhakrishnan-managing-people-in-projects.pdf

Saladis, F. (2020). Positive Leadership in Project Management: Developing Performance Measures. PM World Journal, Vol. IX, Issue VI, June.  Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/pmwj94-Jun2020-Saladis-developing-performance-measures.pdf

Sarma, K. (2019). Implementing the 5-hour workday in Projects - Challenge and an Opportunity! PM World Journal, Vol. VIII, Issue XI, December. Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/pmwj88-Dec2019-Sarma-implementing-five-hour-workweek-in-projects.pdf

Smith, K. F. (2020).  Personality-typing Tool to Improve Team-Building, PM World Journal, Vol. IX, Issue XI, November.  Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/pmwj99-Nov2020-Smith-personality-typing-and-team-building.pdf

Smith, K. (2020).  Setting Realistic Performance Bonuses for Program & Project implementation Personnel, PM World Journal, Vol. IX, Issue VI, June. Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/pmwj94-Jun2020-Smith-Setting-Realistic-Performance-Bonuses-for-project-implementation-personnel.pdf



Papers, Reports and Studies

Alliod, F. (2019). Use of overtime in projects: why and how to avoid it, PM World Journal, Vol. VIII, Issue V, June.  Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/pmwj82-Jun2019-Alliod-how-to-avoid-overtime-in-projects.pdf

Bradley, E.A.; Wichers, J.H. (2020). Human Capital Evaluation: What your Company paid for its Human Capital and what it got for its Money; PM World Journal, Vol. IX, Issue VI, June.  Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/pmwj94-Jun2020-Bradley-Wichers-human-capital-evaluation.pdf

Overlaps between Human Resources’ Strategic Planning and Strategic Management Tools in Public Organizations – A paper by Jalil Bagheri presented at the 3rd International Conference on New Challenges in Management and Business: Organization and Leadership, 2 May 2016 in Dubai, UAE and published in Procedia: Social and Behavioral Sciences by Science Direct. This study discusses value chain analysis and stakeholder analysis models to show the importance of strategic human resources planning. To download or read this paper, go to https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1877042816311557 (Ovya RK)

Ford, S., Desper, D., Klosterman, K. (2021). Reducing Turnover Intention via Motivational Strategies for Top-Tier Project Team Members in Denver, Colorado; PM World Journal, Vol. X, Issue II, February.  Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/pmwj102-Feb2021-Ford-Desper-Klosterman-reducing-turnover-intention-via-motivational-strategies.pdf

Ford, S. (2019). Income as Incentive: An Examination of Money as a Motivator Among Top Tier Employees; PM World Journal, Vol. VIII, Issue I, February.  Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/pmwj79-Feb2019-Ford-Income-as-Incentive-featured-paper.pdf

Li, L. (2019). Staffing Project Teams – The difference between being employed in France and China, PM World Journal, Vol. VIII, Issue I (January).  Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/pmwj78-Jan2019-Li-staffing-project-teams-france-vs-china-student-paper.pdf

Pirozzi, M., Sampietro, M. (2020). The Centrality of People in Modern Project Management: Issues, Competences, and Feelings from PM Community; PM World Journal, Vol. IX, Issue II, February.  Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/pmwj90-Feb2020-Pirozzi-Sampietro-centrality-of-people-in-modern-project-management.pdf

Sakunthala, V. (2018). Pro’s and Con’s of Temporary vs Permanent Employment Contracts for Project Managers, PM World Journal, Vol. VII, Issue XII, December. https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/pmwj77-Dec2018-Sakunthala-temporary-vs-permanent-contracts-for-project-managers.pdf

Timmerman, C. (2019). Long Working Hours do not increase your Team Productivity: Solutions to limit the effects of overtime on employee’s productivity in a project organization, PM World Journal, Vol. VIII, Issue III (April).  Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/pmwj80-Apr2019-Timmerman-long-working-hours-do-not-increase-team-productivity.pdf

Wallis, C. (2017). Preparing employees for technological change: An investigation into what communication content employees want and how they want to receive it in the face of technological upheaval, PM World Journal, Vol. VI, Issue I, January. https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/pmwj54-Jan2017-Wallis-preparing-employees-for-technological-change-student-paper2.pdf

Zago, C. (2019). Investigation of different alternatives in order to improve the motivation within a project team, PM World Journal, Vol. VIII, Issue II (February).  Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/pmwj79-Feb2019-Zago-alternatives-to-improve-motivation-in-a-project-team.pdf


Books, Book Reviews

Carvajal, V. (2021) The Business of We, book review, PM World Journal, Vol. X, Issue VII, July. Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/pmwj107-Jul2021-Carvajal-The-Business-of-WE-book-review.pdf

Fox, M.A. (2021). The Business of WE: The proven 3-step process for closing the gap between us and them in your workplace; book review, PM World Journal, Vol. X, Issue IX, September. Available online at: https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/pmwj109-Sep2021-Fox-The-Business-of-We-book-review.pdf

Hairston-Cooper, M. (2021). The Business of People: Leadership for the Changing World, book review, PM World Journal, Vol. X, Issue VIII, August. Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/pmwj108-Aug2021-Hairston-Cooper-The-Business-of-People-book-review.pdf

Piekam, M.N. (2019). The Human Factor in Project Management, book review, PM World Journal, Vol. VIII, Issue IV, May. Online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/pmwj81-May2019-Piekam-Human-Factor-in-Project-Management-book-review.pdf

Scoggin, E. (2021). Balancing Act: Teach, Coach, Mentor, Inspire; book review, PM World Journal, Vol. X, Issue VIII, August. Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/pmwj108-Aug2021-Scoggin-balancing-act-book-review1.pdf

Skolnick, S. (2019). Build an A-Team: Play to Their Strengths and Lead Them Up the Learning Curve, book review, PM World Journal, Vol. VIII, Issue X, November. Online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/pmwj87-Nov2019-Skolnick-build-an-a-team-book-review.pdf


Other Resources

Human Resource Management – In this tutorial, Management Study Guide looks at the definition of HRM by giving a broad overview of the topic and introducing the reader to the practice of HRM in contemporary organization. To learn more: http://www.managementstudyguide.com/human-resource-management.htm (Osayande)

Ozguler, I.S. (2022). The Great Resignation in the USA and Big Reveals for PM Professionals from PMI’s 2021 Survey: Interview with Mike DePrisco, PMI; PM World Journal, Vol. XI, Issue II, February. Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2022/02/pmwj114-Feb2022-Ozguler-Interview-with-Mike-DePrisco-PMI.pdf

Peevy, L. (2020). The Human Factor in Project Management; book review, PM World Journal, Vol. IX, Issue III, March. https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/pmwj91-Mar2020-Peevy-The-Human-Factor-In-Project-Management-book-review.pdf



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