Author Archives: Eileen Roden

Eileen is an experienced Project and Programme Management Consultant and Trainer who works with key clients to improve project delivery capability. She works with a direct, pragmatic approach, coupled with a passion and infectious enthusiasm for the practical application of project and programme management. Eileen’s expertise in all things PMO is recognised within the industry – she is the Global ATO lead for P3O and the PMO Authority in the APM PMOSIG.

Should the PMO have authority to stop projects?

Last Thursday was the second PMO Flashmob in Birmingham.  We met on a wetter than expected night in Le Truc in the Arcadian and took over a corner of the bar to discuss PMO roles and job titles.  I’d gone prepared with several sets of laminated cards to play ‘agree the hierarchy’ and ‘what role does what activity?’ to get ...

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