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CUSTOMER STORY | Microsoft PPM Powers the PMO Strategy for Samworth Brothers
Award-winning family business Samworth Brothers comprises a group of 19 businesses that manufacture and distribute quality food products throughout the UK. The company employs 8,000 staff and hit £1billion of revenue in 2017. The past three years have seen Samworth Brothers’ project portfolio expand from projects in double figures to a mix of more than 100 projects, presenting a complex resourcing challenge. A lack of resourcing visibility in the face of increasing customer demand motivated the decision to revamp methods and standards via the creation of a new Portfolio Management Office (PMO), tooled by Microsoft Project Online. Samantha Blunt, Head of PMO at Samworth Brothers, tells us more.
The Next Generation of PMO Leaders Do It Their Way Following on from my recent article covering the experience of working with a one-generation PMO; the youngest generation, the next generation PMO has been at the forefront of my mind and research. Generation Z’ers grew up during the great financial crisis when home and loan […]
I recently came across a topical and very interesting article on the influence of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Project Management. The conclusion: AI may rather be a threat to PMOs than to project managers. Is the glass half empty or half full? As with anything in life, I believe that we can choose to look […]
Projects like most things generate a lot of data, however we’re not talking about the Snapchat kind of data – apparently 527,760 photos are shared by users every minute! We’re referring to the type of data that could be critical to projects success and save you budget overruns, delays and other types of embarrassment. The […]
Are our Young PMOs Threatening or Strengthening our Organisations? Recently I trained a PMO team with an average age of 24. A PMO made up solely of Generation Z (Gen Zers) allowed an insight into how our teams could be different in the future, especially since at the Association for Project Management PMO SIG conference […]
The State of Project Management Report 2019 is the annual health check for our industry, not just in the UK but internationally. This leading piece of research has provided a benchmark for us all since 2016. Anonymised data is shared with University College London to further their Masters and PhD research into project management. The […]
The term Digital Transformation (DX) is used a lot, and for clarity there’s a definition below so that we’re all on the same proverbial page: Digital transformation involves using digital technologies to remake a process to become more efficient or effective. The idea is to use technology not just to replicate an existing service in […]