Monthly Archives: January 2019

Really Learning Lessons

Updated: March 2019 Ken has now published his book, Learning Lessons from Projects [available to buy from Amazon] Do we really learn lessons from our projects? It’s an area of project management that brings much eye-rolling yet the basic premise of Lessons Learnt is something that we all agree is – if done well, will really make a difference to ...

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Easing into Data Analytics \ PMO Trends for 2019

In this article, Nicole Reilly, who, to be fair is our go-to gal for anything to do with data, dashboards and tool stuff, picks up on the current trend on data analytics. If you’re one of those PMO practitioners who are trying to get your head around all of this at the moment, this is the article to get you ...

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Agile Frameworks – The Implications for a PMO \\ 28th February – London

Which Agile Framework – Does it Matter? The Implications for a PMO All scaling frameworks share some common patterns: Scrum at the team level, many teams sharing the same backlog, planning done collaboratively across teams, and the general principles of pull, self-organisation and continuous improvement.  What does this mean for a PMO?  What are the differences between the main agile ...

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PMO Lab: Metrics and Measures \ London – 25th April

Thursday 25th April and we’re at UK Parliament for an evening of experimentation and possibility with our PMO Lab. It takes place at: 1 Parliament Street Westminster, London SW1A 0AA Nearest tube station: Westminster We’ll be kicking off the evening with brief insights from the latest Inside PMO Report on KPIs, Metrics and Measures (launched 21st March with a session at ...

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Top Ten Trends in PMO for 2019

It’s that time of year again when we take a look into the possibilities of PMO land next year. We’ve been doing these articles for a couple of years and we don’t tend to be too far out. Take last year’s for example: Here are last year’s trends (the full article can be found here): Agile PMO will continue to ...

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Project Data Analytics – Hype or Reality? \ London – 21st March

When we were looking at the PMO Trends for 2019, this subject was top of the list. There’s a very strong reason for that. Here’s what I wrote: “If you’re anything like me you’ll be fascinated by all the talk about project data analytics and what can be achieved with data science. You’re probably feeling slightly overwhelmed with it all ...

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