Monthly Archives: September 2016

London \\ Mini-Masterclass – Tools and Techniques of Change Management || 24th November

  Fully Booked! We head to the BBC this month for an evening about the role of the PMO in Change Management. Following on from the introductory PMO and change management session we ran back in March 2015, we highlighted one particular role for the PMO in change management: Can the PMO assist on projects with the change management bits? ...

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San Francisco | Social Meetup \\ 11th November

PMO Flashmob heads to San Francisco – our first jaunt out of the UK to see what’s happening in the PMO world in California. We’re heading out to the States for the PMO Symposium and thought we’d take a little road trip – we land in San Francisco on Friday 11th November with the PMO Flashmob Social Meetup taking place ...

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The Agile PMO

Edinburgh in September, blue skies and a lovely autumn day and we headed to Standard Life on the Lothian Road, with a pretty amazing view! We had about 40 PMO practitioners join us to listen to Jude Paterson talking about the Agile PMO. She shared some great insights into what forms an Agile PMO Centre of Excellence, the new roles ...

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London | PMO Mini-Masterclass | Facilitating Learning Not Lessons – 29th September

The next Mini-Masterclass in Central London takes place on Thursday 29th September from 6pm. We are pleased to host it at a great space in London, 7 Heddon Street, London W1B 4BD – or better known as 8works Acceleration Center. It’s a great space that should get your creative juices flowing, and you’ll need it for this evening’s session as ...

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The Handbook of Programme Management

Back in 2014 PMO Flashmob threw its hat into the ring and offered to write a chapter about the Programme Office for Gower’s upcoming second edition of The Handbook of Programme Management. So alongside Eileen Roden, we set about understanding what the first edition had to say about Programme Offices (published in 2006) and how that might have changed over ...

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Getting Started with a PMO CV

At the PMO CV Workshop in July, PMO Practitioners got together to work on improving their CV. There are three crucial areas of the CV – the opening profile, the career history and key achievements. Here’s what they learnt about the three areas: Create the opening profile of a CV which is guaranteed to tick all the boxes and get ...

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