The Five Stages are actually different to the 6 Phases of a Revit User (you need to read it if you haven’t before).

I think its interesting that both of these could be roughly mapped to the Gartner Hype Cycle.

Does anyone want to take the time to draw a Five Stages – 6 Phases – Hype Cycle diagram (mapping each element to specific points on the hype cycle)?  I think it would be quite popular in the Revit blogosphere… Go bloggers go

The Five Stages of Revit Users | AUGI