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PMI’s Models of Project Management Knowledge: Lifecycles, Process Groups and Knowledge Areas Part 2.2

Changes to the PMBOK® Guide – Fourth Edition Textual ChangesAll of the text needs to be reviewed for references to process groups and adapted to make the relationships clear. – “Project management is accomplished through the appropriate application and integration of the forty-two logically grouped project management processes comprising the five ...

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PMI’s Models of Project Management Knowledge: Lifecycles, Process Groups and Knowledge Areas Part 2.1

Abstract The PMI standards present knowledge using three overlapping models as follows: lifecycles, processes (clustered into process groups), and knowledge areas. The first two parts presented a reworking of the basic model and proposed structure of the body of knowledge in terms of: technology-specific life cycles, and Knowledge Areas. These ...

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PMI’s Models of Project Management Knowledge: Lifecycles, Process Groups and Knowledge Areas Part 1.1

Abstract The PMI standards present knowledge using three overlapping models, as follows: life cycles, processes clustered into process groups, and knowledge areas. Analysis of these models shows that, although life cycles are a stand-alone concept, the other two models should be presented in a hierarchical manner, with knowledge areas as ...

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Sharing Real Life PMO Challenges Part 2

Can you drive up levels of organisational project maturity by sharing “everything” – from the gospel of project management best practices, through tasks on a development level, to the overall progress and status of ALL projects? Should the level of data and information you share evolve in line with your ...

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Sharing Real Life PMO Challenges Part 1

On Tuesday 5th of October 2010 ESI hosted a half day event for its PMO Centre of Excellence Community. This event entitled “Sharing Real Life PMO Challenges” provided a forum for COE members to meet, network and share their real life experiences and challenges. Throughout this interactive event, the moderator ...

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