Commitment is the first graphic business novel about Real Options. Writers Olav Maassen and Chris Matts introduce learning in a formats that suits the reader. Improve your decision making. The new and revolutionary book “Commitment” about risk management and Real Options helps you to get more. Or pick up a copy of Olav Maassen and Chris Matt’s book, Commitment-A Novel About Managing Project Risk? Which option sounds better? In Commitment, the.

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The software development world agrees. In uncertain decision-making environments Real Options, gives the client and the project team greater okav so decisions can be made with greater confidence.

The other general idea is that it is helpful to be explicit about when options are still options – we get flexibility commitkent acknowledging something as an option, rather than assuming it is a commitment. I had a few concerns, see below, so in the end I settled for four stars. Still I feel that it does not always lend itself to go deeper into a topic. Sep 13, Renee rated it really liked it. The story, the presentation and the graphic art May 15, Richard Hare rated it it was amazing.

Another explanation may be that that I misunderstood the intentions of the authors, who knows. The book is a culmination of their collaboration on the real options model over the last six years and provides examples of how to manage a project using the real options model, outlining a simple technique for making better informed decisions. Masasen read it in little over two hours.


Commitment: A Novel about Managing Project Risk – Olav Maassen, Chris Matts – Google Books

I read this book before my recent project and found myself often thinking fondly of this book as I prolonged making decisions and weighed up choices based upon insight from this book. Novel about Managing Project Risk. For people in the office world who want to feel the buzz, Flowmotion is an enterprise that will awaken your passion for work.

In this book, the authors do a good job of explaining maaasen real options model in an easy to digest form – the Graphic novel. Sometimes it is necessary that we give ourselves a positive mental kick in the butt to avoid burnout. And after 6 years of doing real options, I still learned a lot by reading the book. What is unusual is to find a work that combines story and images and klav still a “business book”.


One technique that I’ve taken away is their options-based resource scheduling approach. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

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It is simple and powerful at the same time. Because the book will: I’m not a fan of the graphic novel format and found it distracting that’s primarily why I scored it lower.

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Of course we may be in disagreement on the utility of this view. The characters take on a reality. Hathaway te Brake B.

Novel about Managing Project Risk. This graphic business novel brings the Real Options model in a unique and understandable format, by explaining theories in a way only Sequential Art can. The Best Books of I have felt that the mark of a good business book is that commit,ent provides one or two good ideas that one can directly apply. If you like books and love to build cool products, we may be looking for you.

Commitment : Novel about Managing Project Risk

Following a painful project failure years ago, Rose’s life is cast into chaos when she is once again thrown into the role against her wishes. I really liked the description of technical debt. Jul 08, Heimo Laukkanen rated it it was amazing.