This excerpt, from "Agile Project Management, Second Edition," discusses project management methods and offers support for the largest projects and organizations. Today, the pace of project management moves faster. Project management needs to become more flexible and far more responsive to customers. Using Agile Project Management APM , project managers can achieve all these goals without compromising value, quality or business discipline. In Agile Project Management, Second Edition , author Jim Highsmith thoroughly updates his classic guide to APM, extending and refining it to support even the largest projects and organizations.