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David Hillson's New Book Has Just the Right Prescription to Cure Your Ailing Project or Organization

August 21, 2014

Tysons Corner, VA (PRWEB) August 21, 2014

Management Concepts Inc., the nation's premier provider of professional development, performance improvement, and talent management solutions for the public sector, today announced the publication of The Risk Doctor's Cures for Common Risk Ailments written by noted risk management consultant David Hillson, also known as the Risk Doctor. The book gives practical advice based on sound risk management principles and real-life cases.

Using the medical metaphor, Dr. Hillson prescribes treatment for serious issues that can lead to project or business failure. These common risk management ailments include risk blindness, risk amnesia, risk muteness, risk obesity, risk anorexia, risk depression, and risk myopia.

Proper risk management is essential to project and business success but is often misunderstood and inappropriately applied at all levels of the organization. This book makes the basics comprehensible and the application of sound risk management workable.

Follow the Risk Doctor's recommended treatment plan and begin a fast recovery from risk ailments that have troubled your projects and your business and look forward to a future filled with the rewards of a healthy approach to risk management!

Dr. David Hillson, FIRM, HonFAPM, PMI Fellow, FRSA, CMgr, FCMI, widely known as the Risk Doctor, is an international risk management consultant and director of The Risk Doctor Partnership. He has received many awards for his significant and sustained contributions to the risk discipline, including IRM's Risk Personality of the Year and PMI's David I. Cleland Literature Award.

The book is available now through your local bookstore or directly from Management Concepts Press at

Management Concepts Press is division of Management Concepts, Inc.

About Management Concepts

Management Concepts is the nation's premier provider of professional development, performance improvement, and talent management solutions for the public sector. Since 1973, we've collaborated with and supported every major agency in the Federal government, thousands of state and local government offices, numerous non-profit organizations and universities, and hundreds of corporations; unleashing the potential of more than one million individuals and enhancing the performance of teams and organizations. Visit

The Risk Doctor's Cures for Common Risk Ailments, by David Hillson, 2014, 222 pages, 6" x 9" softcover, ISBN 978-1-56726-459-3, $29.

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