Author Archives: Lindsay Scott

Lindsay is the founder of PMO Flashmob. She's also the creator of London's first dedicated PMO Conference; Director of Arras People and PMO enthusiast

Five Cool Tools for PMO

Every so often there’s a time when I think, that’s a really useful cool tool. Then I talk to some of the people at PMO Flashmob – or online in social media groups and they also recommend their stuff too. So I thought, let’s share them on here – and hopefully you’ll add something that you use in the comments ...

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What are the Three Sides of the PMO Maturity Triangle?

Back in March, after the Project Challenge show we had an evening we called the PMO Maturity Triangle. The evening was all about maturity and why the triangle? It was about the three areas of maturity that affect you, that’s: Organisational maturity – the organisation and it’s project management maturity. PMO maturity – that’s the PMO’s own maturity in how ...

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Why Resource Management Continues to Be on the Too Hard Pile and How to Get it Off

Big title! This is the session we gave at Project Challenge the other week. Unless you’ve been on the moon, you can’t have helped but notice we launched our latest Inside PMO Report at the show. It’s Beyond Timesheets: The Challenges and Realities of Resource Management – we recommend you download it and either listen to the session before or ...

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London \\ 25th May – Mini-Masterclass: Programme Management Office

The next PMO Mini-Masterclass in London takes place on Thursday 25th May at Actionaid’s UK Head Office at 33-39 Bowling Green Lane, London EC1R 0BJ from 6pm. This session is all about the PMO supporting the organisation’s move to delivering programmes. Encouraging levels of senior management engagement and success in project delivery is very often underpinned by consistent governance and methods established ...

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Current Challenges in Resource Management by PMO Practitioners

Last week we were over at Project Challenge – right now in fact, Wednesday morning – probably meeting you if you came along to the first day. Loads of you did come over the two days – some of you reading this are probably brand spanking new to PMO Flashmob so hello! As is the tradition with the PMO Flashmob ...

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Launch of the New ‘Inside PMO’ \\ Beyond Timesheets

This morning we’re launching the latest Inside PMO report at Project Challenge. The report, ‘Beyond Timesheets: The Challenges and Realities of Resource Management‘ will be available to pick up at the show which takes place 22nd to the 23rd March at London’s Olympia. The report is also available to download on the Inside PMO section of the website. What the ...

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