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FuturePMO is a one-day unique, fun, informative, inspiring and friendly PMO Conference that is designed to push the boundaries of your PMO thinking, to look towards the future.
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Every organisation has a different view of what a PMO is, what it should do, and how it should support organisational change. That’s what makes it an exciting profession!
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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 word du jour in project management ‘agile’ is in stiff competition with the job title ‘Project Manager’ for misuse. Has anyone come to you and announced they were running their project using agile methods? It’s an immediate red flag to me as it’s often used as an excuse to not write anything down, agree […]
The Traditional Workplace is inefficient. Over time departments have most likely developed a complex set of processes that are supported by a series of informal networks and a variety of tools comprising of anything from Access databases, spreadsheets to Microsoft Paint – all to get the job done – slowly but surely-ish. What the traditional […]
I talked about the Future of Work Management and the Project Service last year, when it was announced at Ignite 2018. Since then there haven’t been any public statements – until recently! Some of you with Project Online subscriptions may have seen an announcement regarding the forthcoming Project Service, within the Office 365 Message Centre […]
If you walk into the headquarters of a number of well-known leading UK companies and said “RACI Matrix” you would receive murmurs of acknowledgement. I find that although many people have heard of, and use RACI, it is interpreted in slightly different ways. I’m not sure this is ideal for helping manage projects and recommend […]
Following a successful pilot and independent review, Wellingtone is excited to announce that their PMO Leader course has been Accredited by the Association for Project Management; the Chartered Body for the Profession. The APM Professional Course Accreditation is designed to help learners choose the best course in support of their professional project management career. A […]
How getting the right feedback can help your PMO soar Noun information about reactions to a product, a person’s performance of a task, etc. which is used as a basis for improvement. It is widely accepted that feedback works most effectively when it happens in quick response to the target behaviour (www.successfactors.com), however when it comes […]