AGuide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide)—Fifth Edition is available in 10 languages besides English: Arabic, Simplified Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Brazilian
Portuguese, Russian and Spanish.
The PMBOK® Guide—Fifth Edition is the pre-eminent
global standard for project management. It provides project
managers with the fundamental practices needed to achieve
organizational results and excellence in the practice of project management.
This resource presents generally recognized good practices and
reflects continually evolving knowledge. It reflects the collaboration and knowledge of working project managers and provides
the fundamentals of project management as they apply to a wide
range of projects.
The fifth edition features:
n A 10th Knowledge Area: Project Stakeholder Management
expands upon the importance of appropriately engaging project
stakeholders in key decisions and activities.
n Redefined project data information and information flow bring
greater consistency and alignment with the data, information, knowledge and wisdom model used in the field of knowledge management.
n Four planning processes: plan scope management, plan schedule management, plan cost management and plan stakeholder
management. These were created to reinforce the concept that
each of the subsidiary plans is integrated through the overall
project management plan.
Project Management Institute, 2014, paperback, ISBN: 9781935589679
(English), 589 pages, digital version is free for members, printed version:
$49.50 Member, $65.95 List Price
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