How is the PMO Changing?

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During a recent roundtable discussion event, the question was “How is the PMO changing?”. The idea was that each person around the table could contribute based on their different perspectives and experiences. There was a mix of consultants, current practitioners, trainers and me. For me there are two different perspectives; ...

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Budgeting for Project Scope Change

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Managing change is one the most difficult areas of project management. Hardly do you find a project not affected by change. The success of your project delivery depends to a larger extent on the effectiveness of the organisation’s change control process. Effective change control involves a well-thought-out procedure for reviewing, ...

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Silo Working and Projects \\ Strategy Execution Series

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The latest Trends in Strategy Execution were discussed at the recent Executive Briefing hosted by TwentyEighty Strategy Execution in London. The fifth trend, “Interdependencies: Silo Walls Are Growing Thinner” highlighted how often project success relies on cooperation and help from across an organisation, not just within the project department. The ...

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Millennials Leadership in Project Execution \\ Strategy Execution Series

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The latest Trends in Strategy Execution were discussed at the recent Executive Briefing hosted by TwentyEighty Strategy Execution in London. The fourth trend, “Millennials Are Changing Leadership” highlighted how important the current and future workforce is to enable successful project delivery. Here’s the trend: Millennials Are Changing Leadership Millennials are ...

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Value of Investment in Project Management Training

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Leaders of PMOs, COEs and Learning and Development departments have historically been willing to buy hope. They believed that if they invest in developing the skills of their people (project managers, project team members and managers of project managers) then the individuals will benefit and the organisation will as well—they ...

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Does Your Project Sponsor Work Like This?

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Executives spend a lot of time identifying the right strategies for the business that, sooner or later, turn into projects and programmes (strategy execution).  A company’s ability to implement or execute these projects, which are often large and very visible, is what often distinguishes success from failure. There are several ...

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