Microsoft Office Project 2007 All-in-One Desk Reference For Dummies

Project management has been around as long as there have been people coming together trying to get things done. Some ancient fellow with a lot of ambition probably took the lead as the very first project manager. He
carved diagrams in stone tablets to help his team members understand his strategy and actually talked to them to communicate progress (no e-mail in those days!). Unlike you, this early project manager had no senior management to report to, no formal budget, and no cubicle, but the fundamental spirit of a project was there.