PMBOK 4th ed – what is the main difference, what is the impact to you, what study materials are now available? I have collected all articles related to PMBOK 4th vs 3rd in one article by just providing the titles and the links:
What are the main differences between the 2 PMBOK? – in short format and what are the references for this subject?
Video Intro – interview with Cynthia Stackpole – PMBOK 4th ed PM
Now let us see what Jim Owens’ think about PMBOK 4th ed. Jim’s opinion is that now CAPM exam is going to be more difficult due to the additional softskills pages in PMBOK. He noticed the passing of GERT and Systems Dynamics and the Triple Constraint, but also the return of PERT to join the Three Point Estimate. AOA diagram is now at last kicked off from PMBOK – a well deserved kick for a 1957 tool (it’s been replaced by the 1961 tool). Read the complete Jim’s article complete with pictures, diagrams and jokes:
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Cornelius’s view of the effort to upgrade your PMBOK rd ed to 4th ed
Roger Chou’s recap of the differences:
What is the impact of the PMBOK 4th ed to PMP/CAPM/PgMP aspirants? When will PMBOK 4th ed be used for exam?
PMBOK 4th ed is now available
John P. Reiling: Preparing for the PMP or CAPM Exams: PMBOK 3rd or 4th Edition?
What Study Materials are available for PMBOK 4th ed ?