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Address by General Medaris to the Aerojet General Management Club

Title

Address by General Medaris to the Aerojet General Management Club

Type

Sound

Subject

Project Management | Traits of Good Manager | Engineering

Creator

Medaris, John Bruce

Contributor

Aerojet General Management Club | Medaris, John Bruce

Date

1962-09-11

Description

General John Bruce Medaris speaks to the Aerojet Club on the subjects in his new book: Countdown to Decision. He begins by speaking about what it takes to have successful project management. He lays out the steps to set up, execute, and complete a large, complicated project. He goes on to explain the typical problems that arise when one is attempting to tackle such a project. Medaris uses the term "project anatomy." His discussion focuses mainly on projects with a scientific or engineering basis. The role of the Project Manager is discussed at length.

Citation

Medaris, John Bruce, “Address by General Medaris to the Aerojet General Management Club,” John H. Evans Library Digital Collections, accessed April 25, 2019, https://digcollections.lib.fit.edu/items/show/921.