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

Top Ten Trends in PMO for 2017

Another year rolls around and writing an article like this is a good time to reflect back from the previous year and think about what’s coming up as the new year stretches out in front of us. You can take a look at the trends in PMO for 2016 to see if your PMO picked any of them up. Now ...

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London \\ PMO Meetup – The Strand | 23rd February

First social PMO Flashmob of the year and we’re heading towards to the Strand this time. We’re back to a pub, real ales, wooden floorboards, the sound of sheep – well the pub is called the Savoy Tup and apparently that’s got something to do with sheep. You can find the Savoy Tup at: 2 Savoy Street Strand London WC2R ...

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Birmingham \\ PMO Mini-Masterclass – 15th February

We are delighted to be back in Birmingham for a PMO Mini-Masterclass on the Role of the PMO in Driving PPM Maturity.  Our hosts are Energy Systems Catapult in their new offices on Priory Queensway: 7th Floor, Cannon House 18 Priory Queensway Birmingham B4 6BS ‘Maturity’ seems to have been one of those words we’ve frequently heard talked about in ...

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PMO Mini-Masterclass \\ Marketing the PMO – January 2017 || London

The first PMO Flashmob of the new year takes place on Thursday 26th January in Angel Islington and we’re kicking off the year tackling a subject that every single PMO can struggle with – stakeholder engagement and managing relationships. We were inspired to take a look at this subject because we keep hearing lots of conversations like: “The PMO is ...

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Two Learning Tools for the PMO to Use

Earlier this year we held our first session on “learning lessons from projects” in a PMO Mini-Masterclass held in Central London (you can take a look at the whole session here). The session looked at ways the PMO can get involved in that process we call “lessons learnt” (yet we all seem to dislike that phrase!). A framework was introduced, ...

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Sing When You’re Winning

Well done to everyone at the first PMO Karaoke the world has ever seen! It was a nerve-wracking thing for some people (me included!) who had never got up there before and sung in front of a crowd. The Introverts certainly did Unite! In true PMO style we did lots of group singing – we stick together when faced with ...

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