Monthly Archives: July 2018

The PMO as a Facilitator

Back in April our Mini-Masterclass event was focused on facilitation skills – a skill every PMO professional should have. In this session we specifically focused on the planning side of facilitation. The planning is an incredibly important part of facilitation, as that’s where the thinking has to go into exactly how we will achieve the outcomes of the task. How ...

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Stand Up for PMO – Why You Should!

PMO Flashmob is in its fifth year and we’re always looking for new ways to bring everyone together to learn and share from each other. We’re having a go with the whole online/virtual thing (that’s free so that’s accessible). We also wanted to get people together for something longer than our usual two hour sessions in an evening. Give us ...

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Book Review: Emotional Intelligence for Project Managers

Academic research tells us that project success correlates to emotional intelligence (not IQ) and consequently emotional intelligence is now recognised as a requisite skill for project managers. Anthony Mersino has written a book that provides advice on applying emotional intelligence specifically within the project management environment. The book starts with an introduction to emotional intelligence and Mersino’s emotional intelligence framework. ...

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