A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide)—Fifth Edition is available in 10 languages besides English: Ara- bic, Simplified Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, 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
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
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, 2013, 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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