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

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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Let It Simmer – A PMO Book Club Review

Following on from the PMO Book Club last month, in this post, PMO Flashmobber Juliet Doswell writes a review for one of her favourites. From the title alone I’m sure there are a fair few of you that are thinking this might be a worthwhile purchase πŸ™‚ It’s Let it Simmer – Making Project, Portfolio and Program Management Practices Stick ...

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PMO Books and Birthday Cake

PMO Flashmob is all about meeting up with others who work in PMO and chatting about PMO stuff. We all know that people have different places to go for new knowledge – and if you’re working in PMO, you’ll know its a continual learning process! We thought for the fifth birthday in the pub we would try out the PMO ...

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Agile Project Governance

We headed over to Bristol last month, lovely weather to be tucked up inside learning about Agile Project Governance but definitely worth it. There were so many little gems I took away and I know that other PMO Flashmobbers there on the night had a lot of their questions answered. Essentially we were all there to find out what exactly ...

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Love PMO Flashmob Competition

We’ve been running a competition for the last week or so to be in with a chance of winning a PMO Conference ticket which takes place on the 13th June in London. If you’ve missed the newsletters or you’ve not been signed up on the website before now, here’s your chance to get involved. Our first winner! It always makes ...

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12th July – Where’s PMO Flashmob?

We have a date in the diary but where shall we hold the PMO Flashmob? I’ve always wanted to do this, ever since I heard about Agile on a Bench (in a park, at lunchtime). We have the 12th July pencilled in the diary – should we do it? where? what time? You decide*   *there’s more chance of pulling ...

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