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

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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Two Day PMO Masterclass \\ June 2017 – London

A two day in-depth exploration of what makes a PMO succeed Have you ever wondered why the PMO track record has not been better? Do executives use the PMO strategically? Does management need the PMO? Do agile practitioners even want the PMO? Are you wondering if the value of the PMO will ever be recognised? Do you get the feeling ...

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The PMO Methodology \\ The Steps to Value Generation

At the beginning of March I went along to an APM PMOSIG event in London. It was a session by Americo Pinto – a PMO thought leader and researcher who comes from Brazil. I’ve seen Americo’s name popping up in places – his research papers, some Linkedin posts, bumped into him at the PMO Symposium, and finally with his work ...

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