The amount the U.S. government plans to funnel
into projects aimed at establishing electronic health
records for every citizen by 2014
From the Top
Kapil Rajvanshi, 24/7 Customer,
Guatemala City, Guatemala
Asia Pacific Watch
The Right Words
by Lynda Bourne, DPM, PMP
Inside Latin America
A Sporting Chance
by Roberto Toledo, MBA, PMP,
Ask PM Network
The Human Touch
by Bud Baker, PhD, Contributing Editor
Voices on Project Management
Miracles Do Happen
by Jacob Zachariah, PMP, State Bank
of India, Mumbai, India
01 Opening Shot
09 Behind the Scenes
10 The Buzz
29 In Brief
also in this issue
In the Field
30 Staying Afloat
40 Social Media: Hype or Help?
48 A Fragile Recovery Begins
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