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

What To Do With PMO?

That was the blog title from a recent post on the APM website which was written in response to the current work being undertaken to refresh APM’s Body of Knowledge (BoK) (from version 6 to 7). The post – you can read it here – talks about how PMOs are not really mentioned in the BoK at all, instead they’ll ...

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Demonstrating the Value of the PMO to the Business

How do you measure the value of your PMO and how do you demonstrate its value to the business? These challenges face every PMO, and doing it effectively undoubtedly helps the ongoing existence of a thriving PMO. In this PMO Flashmob – held in March 2018 – we introduce the Value Ring methodology to you and alongside that, provide further ...

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The PMO Competency Framework Needs Your Eyes

Time for an update with the PMO Competency Framework project we’ve been running since July last year and the team of contributors and reviewers are still going great guns. It’s what we wanted from the beginning, a real PMO community effort to bring the first open-source PMO Competency Framework to anyone working in a PMO role today. We’ve been working ...

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Developing Your PMO Career

Session delivered at Project Challenge from sister company PMO Learning Developing Your PMO Career Working within a PMO has become a career of choice for many people who prefer playing a role in making portfolios, programmes and projects more successful in an organisation. Over the years we’ve seen so many different types of opportunities and career paths open up for ...

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Agile Project Governance \\ Bristol – Thursday 19th April

We’re in Bristol for the very first time and PMO Flashmob will be taking place at Alliance Homes which is in Portishead, BS20. The session takes place on Thursday 19th April – starting from 6pm and lasting until 8pm.

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The PMO as a Facilitator \ London – 26th April

I’ve wanted to do something around facilitation for ages so we’re really pleased to welcome back firm PMO Flashmob friend Ranjit Sidhu with a London Mini-Masterclass on the PMO as a Facilitator. We’ve put our thinking caps on to see what we could do in an evening session that only lasts a few hours so in this session we’ll be ...

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