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The main aim of this chapter is to present the essential concepts of project management, including a definition of the concept of a project, a brief history of project management, a general vision of the differentmethodologies used in the field, and some insights on present trends in the field. In addition, the business case concept and contents are discussed. Finally, some insights on the Project Management Body of Knowledge approach are developed, including the definition of the 42 processes involved.
CitationCalleja, G., Olivella, J., Vinyals, J. Project management. A: "Micro MBA: Theory and practice". Berlin: De Gruyter, 2018, p. 51-83.