Amount expected to be spent on infrastructure projects as part
of U.S. President Barack Obama’s stimulus plan
—CIBC World Markets
From The Top
Ted Aadland, Aadland Evans Constructors
Inc., Portland, Oregon, USA
by Neal Whitten, PMP,
Every Move You Make
by Alfonso Bucero, PMP,
Middle East Watch
A Rising Star
by Rania Al-Maghraby, ITIL, PMP
also in this issue
01 Opening Shot 76
09 PMI.org/features 77
11 Contributors 78
12 The Buzz 81
20 Metrics 84
31 In Brief
In the Field
The End Result
on the cover
32 Safety Net
40 Infrastructure Projects Take the Spotlight
52 5 Ways to Win Over Your Project Team
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