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

Challenges of Building Multiple PMOs to Deliver a £15 Billion Programme \ 4th Oct – Birmingham

We’re back in Birmingham on Thursday 4th October with a brilliant event featurng the PMO team at Highways England. The Challenges of Building Multiple PMOs to Deliver a £15 Billion Programme session sees four of Highways England’s PMO Directors sharing insights Some Background to the Challenges “At Highways England we are responsible for England’s motorways and major A roads. Although ...

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Project Challenge – 8th & 9th October – London

Two sessions coming up at Project Challenge on the 9th and 10th October in London Come along and visit the PMO Flashmob stand and listen to the two sessions which take place in the Learning & Development Zone It’s free to attend To register – www.projchallenge.com  

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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 🙂 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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20th September – Coaching Skills for PMO Professionals – London

Coaching has often been identified as a key skill for PMO professionals. It’s long been mentioned in job advertisements as “coaching and mentoring skills” and more recently with the PMO supporting Agile delivery approaches, the term ‘coaching’ is heard more frequently. What does that actually mean?  Coaching is surrounded in misconceptions and in this session, we’ll be debunking some myths ...

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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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