The PMBOK® Guide–Fourth Edition continues the tradition of excellence in project management with a standard that is even easier to understand and implement, with improved consistency and greater clarification.What’s new?* Standard language has been incorporated throughout the document to aid reader understanding.* New data flow diagrams clarify inputs and outputs for each process.* Greater attention has been placed on how Knowledge Areas integrate in the context of Initiating, Planning, Executing, Monitoring & Controlling, and Closing process groups.* Two new processes are featured: Identify Stakeholders and Collect Requirements.Start meeting your standards for better project performance.