Author Archives: Lindsay Scott

Lindsay is the founder of PMO Flashmob and a Director a PMO Learning - the sister company to PMO Flashmob. She's also the creator of London's first dedicated PMO Conference; Director of Arras People and PMO enthusiast

Agile Frameworks: Implications for the PMO

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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Practical Steps for Getting into Project Co-ordination

I held a careers coaching session the other day for someone looking to get into a project co-ordination role for the first time. I’m conscious that a lot of the PMO Flashmob topics and themes at events might not be newbie friendly and perhaps we should look into doing something like this in the future. What made me write this ...

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PMO KPIs, Metrics and Measures – Project Challenge – 21st March

We’re back at Project Challenge this Spring with the usual exhibition stand with our squashy cushions and general red overload thing going on. You’re welcome to join us – just to visit the stand or grab a seat and chat to other people also attending the show. It takes place for just one day this time – Thursday 21st March ...

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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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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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House of PMO Genius \ PMO Flashmob Sixth Birthday

Thursday 16th May marks the sixth year of PMO Flashmob and it’s our birthday! Each year we like to try something a little different – we have the cake and the presents, that’s a given – we also like to try a different type of get-together. This year we’re going with the House of PMO Genius. Don’t you just love ...

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