Tag Archives: Project

Did the PMBOK indirectly change the definition of a project?

This is a follow-up article to the last one on project success.

Background

  1. We did write in the past a few articles on the PMBOK Guide – what is good about it, what is missing, its inconsistencies, its gaps, and practitioners misunderstandings.
  2. A few weeks ago, PMI officially released the fifth edition of the PMBOK Guide
  3. This article focus on potential contradictions in a couple of the definitions in the Guide. Continue reading

What are the differences between tasks and projects?

Minor updates and re-published on 8 November 2013!

A while back a colleague and client asked me “how can we differentiate between projects and tasks?” For many, that may seem like a simple question but is it? Why the confusion?Read this Article in Arabic Continue reading