> > Dear Sir or Ma'am: > > Please distribute the following Call For Chapters for the upcoming > publication,* Cross Functional Collaboration in Agile Project Management > for International Trade*, at your earliest convenience to your > subscribership at the Academy of International Business at Michigan State > University: > > https://www.igi-global.com/publish/call-for-papers/call-details/4697 > > Additional Information: > Editors > *Bryan Christiansen*, Global Research Society, LLC (USA) > *Browning S. Wharton*, Independent Contractor Engineer (USA) > > Call for Chapters > *Proposals Submission Deadline: May 26, 2020* > Full Chapters Due: August 24, 2020 > Submission Date: December 17, 2020 > Introduction > Cross functional collaboration is a group of people with different > functional expertise coming together to work toward a common goal. In many > cases, the team is simply a group of people from the different departments > across a business working on solving a specific problem or a set of > problems. Agile project management is a modern, flexible approach to > project management that allows a team to break large projects down into > more manageable tasks, which are tackled in short iterations or sprints > thus enabling a team to adapt to change quickly and deliver work fast. > Given the pace at which project management must be conducted these days in > an era of global hypercompetition, examining the profession within the > contexts of international trade and globalization is a must for academics > and practitioners alike. > > Objective > The objective of this proposed publication is to provide a single volume > for an underrepresented aspect of project management, especially as it > pertains to international business/trade within the context of > globalization. > > Target Audience > The primary target audience for this proposed publication is scholars who > need a single-volume Reference book encompassing the major components of > agile project management within the context of crossfunctional > collaboration. The secondary target audience is practitioners who need the > same for their work. > > Recommended Topics > Project Management in International Business/Trade > Cultural Aspects of Project Management > Prescriptive Analytics > Agile Methodologies > Diverse Toolkits > Cross Functional Collaboration > Digital Transformation > Six Sigma > Project Economy > Decision Agility > Collaborative Software Development > Virtual Project Teams > Critical Systems > Flexible Methodology > Sequential Process Models > Project Management Best Practices > Extreme Programming (XP) > Distributed Development > Human Resources Planning > Project Management Efficiency > Work Breakdown Structures > Project Budgeting > Master Scheduling > Critical Success Factors > Quality Control / Management > Critical Chain Project Management (CCPM) > Waterfall vs. Agile Methodologies > Group Diagnostics > Concept Mapping > > Submission Procedure > Researchers and practitioners are invited to submit by *May 26, 2020*, a > chapter proposal of 1,000 words or less clearly explaining the aim, > underpinning theory (ies), methodology, and some preliminary findings (if > applicable) of his or her proposed chapter. Authors will be notified by *June > 9, 2020*, about the status of their proposals and sent chapter > guidelines. Full chapters are expected to be submitted by *August 24, > 2020*, and all interested authors must consult the guidelines for > manuscript submissions at > http://www.igi-global.com/publish/contributor-resources/before-you-write/ prior > to submission. All submitted chapters will be reviewed on a double-blind > review basis. Contributors may also be requested to serve as reviewers for > this project. > > Note: There are no submission or acceptance fees for manuscripts submitted > to this book publication, Handbook of Research on Civil Justice. All > manuscripts are accepted based on a double-blind peer review editorial > process. > All proposals should be submitted through the eEditorial Discovery®TM > online submission manager. > > Publisher > This book is scheduled to be published by IGI Global (formerly Idea Group > Inc.), publisher of the "Information Science Reference" (formerly Idea > Group Reference), "Medical Information Science Reference," "Business > Science Reference," and "Engineering Science Reference" imprints. For > additional information regarding the publisher, please visit > www.igi-global.com > <https://www.igi-global.com/publish/call-for-papers/call-details/www.igi-global.com>. > This publication is anticipated to be released in 2021. > > Important Dates > Chapter Proposal Deadline: *May 26, 2020* > > > Full Chapter Deadline: *August 24, 2020* > > > Reviews due to Authors: *October 22, 2020* > > > Revisions due from authors: *November 19, 2020* > > Final Revisions Deadline: *December 17, 2020* > > Inquiries > Please contact Bryan Christiansen at: > [log in to unmask] > <https:[log in to unmask]> > . > ____ AIB-L is brought to you by the Academy of International Business. For information: http://aib.msu.edu/community/aib-l.asp To post message: [log in to unmask] For assistance: [log in to unmask] AIB-L is a moderated list.