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

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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London \\ PMO Chats in Covent Garden | 27th October

It feels like ages since we held a social PMO Flashmob so we thought it was time to bring together all the things that have been discussed at PMO Flashmobs over the last six months or so and bring it to the pub. Well not strictly a pub but Henry’s Cafe Bar in Covent Garden. You can find Henry’s at: ...

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