Project Management

Project Management Recruitment Realities in a COVID-19 World

Throughout the lockdown period on our Wednesday afternoon #PMOwfh sessions we have been hearing about PMO practitioner’s situations – some furloughed; some with contracts cancelled; others working at home and some securing new roles. In the early days I think most of us would agree that there wasn’t any clear picture about what was happening or what to expect in ...

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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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Project Resilience – What PMOs Could Learn

Book Review: Project Resilience – The Art of Noticing, Interpreting, Preparing, Containing and Recovering by Elmar Kutsch, Mark Hall, Neil Turner, Gower Publishing Ltd (Farnham, Surrey) as part of the “Advances in Project Management” series ISBN 978-1-4724-2363-4 222 pages, RRP £45 (review copy supplied free of charge by the publishers) Rating:        **** Traditional project management techniques use experience from previous projects to ...

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The PMO is Evolving

Last week there was a PMO related seminar held by AtTask, the project management software organisation. I decided to go along to see if this event would be of interest to PMO Flashmobbers (I bumped into a couple there too – a tiny PMO world).  The title of the event, “The PMO is Evolving” sounded promising, as did the location, ...

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