PMO Careers

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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Advancing Your PMO Career

Earlier in the week we hosted the Advancing Your PMO Career webinar. In this webinar we wanted to cover off the different employment types too – so permanent employees and contractors. We also wanted to look at the different career levels. We used the four levels that we’re using over at PMO Learning, so that’s Project Support, PMO Analyst, PMO ...

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Get a Great PMO Role

Last week was Project Challenge and in this session – recorded at the show – we looked at the PMO role. Here’s the overview: What do you need to think about to get a great PMO role? In this session, Lindsay takes a look at the CV, the social media present, reading adverts, training & development, knowing what you’re selling ...

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PMO Scars, Challenges and Career Highlights

It was Project Challenge again this week – the Project Management Expo in London and once again we met new PMO professionals who had yet to experience the delights of PMO Flashmob! Each time we do the show we always think it’s a good idea to capture some of the thoughts of the visitors – for one, it helps us ...

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PMO CV: The Career History

A few weeks ago – in the PMO Flashmob Online – we had a segment on writing the career history of your PMO CV. We recorded it and here it is for you to have a look – it’s about 25 minutes long. We take a look at the different ways you can write the career history, plus there’s a ...

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The PMO: Helping Project Management Thrive

Check out the article where PMO Flashmob gets a mentioned amongst all the project management stuff in the latest Project Management campaign from Media Planet which went out in the Sunday Telegraph on the 9th September. Take a look at There’s Never Been a Better Time to Work in a PMO and Building a PMO Career.

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