About the author
Antonio Nieto-Rodriguez is the world’s leading champion of Project Management and Strategy Implementation.
Antonio Nieto-Rodriguez is the global champion of project management. He has transformed project management into one of the central issues on every CEO’s 2030 agenda. He is the creator of concepts such as the “Hierarchy of Purpose” featured by Harvard Business Review, or the “Project Economy“; which argues that Projects are the lingua franca of the business and personal worlds from the C-suite to managing your career or relationships.
Antonio’s research and global impact in modern management has been recognized by Thinkers50 with the prestigious award “Ideas into Practice” and is ranked #17 in the global gurus Top 30 list. He is part of Marshall Goldsmith 100 coaches.
He was the global Chairman of the Project Management Institute in 2016. He is the co-founder of the Brightline Initiative and the Strategy Implementation Institute.
"As organizations create the next normal, increasingly their leaders recognize they operate in a project economy. Said another way it is a project world. It is long past the time to close the gap between strategy development and delivery and it begins by recognizing all strategic change happens through projects and programs. Antonio’s latest book, the HBR Project Management Handbook, couldn’t come soon enough as a critical resource to enable the delivery of strategic change."
"Every leader needs to read this handbook! Antonio's profound, expert knowledge on Project Management is displayed in this insightful and practical book. Learn the foundations of projects and how to successfully execute them to improve your organization and yourself as a leader."
How can the HBR Project Management Handbook help you?
Learn a reinvented version of project management
Get familiar with one of the most sought after competencies post Covid19
Understand how you can become an effective project sponsor
Learn how to become a modern project manager and leader
Be more successful and more inspirational with your projects
Help your organization to get higher value from its projects
Understand better the new project management fundamentals
Learn from some amazing real project that changed our world
“Who better than Antonio to write this instrumental, thought-provoking and a refreshing eye-opener on bringing to the readers a completely renewed vision of project management ?”
Yves Pigneur, University of Lausanne professor, co-author of the Business Model Canvas.
“As organizations create the next normal, increasingly their leaders recognize they operate in a project economy. Said another way it is a project world. It is long past the time to close the gap between strategy development and delivery and it begins by recognizing all strategic change happens through projects and programs. Antonio’s latest book, the HBR Project Management Handbook, couldn’t come soon enough as a critical resource to enable the delivery of strategic change.”
Mark Langley, former President and CEO Project Management Institute
“First there was paint-by-numbers, now there are project-by-numbers. Antonio Nieto-Rodriguez’s Project Canvas is pragmatic, evidence and experience-based, distilled. If you want to get something done, anything done, HBR’s Project Management Handbook is your go-to guide”.
Whitney Johnson, Bestselling author of Build an A-Team, LinkedIn TopVoices 2020
“The project management book for the Boardroom. Antonio explains why poor project delivery is simply no longer tenable. Through his own experience and insightful case studies, he highlights the need for meaningful project sponsorship to reverse this trend. His project canvas moves the focus from project deliverables to business outcomes. To compete in the future; senior managers will need project management skills, this should be their “go-to” book.“
Richard Pharro, CEO and founder, APMG International.