Tag Archives: agile

Agile Frameworks – The Implications for a PMO \\ 28th February – London

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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Agile Roadmaps – Top Tips from a PMO Planning Consultant – Edinburgh 29th November

We’re back in Edinburgh for the next PMO Flashmob and we have Sunchana Johnston leading the session Full of enthusiasm, honest and practical advice, Sunchana describes ‘how to think big’ and successfully create Agile Roadmaps. Sunchana confidently guides the audience into creating Agile Roadmaps by sharing top tips and examples. She will be exploring the universal benefits of Roadmap planning, ...

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PMO Retrospectives – Mini-Masterclass

Retrospectives. We’re hearing a lot about this part of Agile based project and product development. It’s one of the main events or ceremonies in SCRUM – or perhaps you might just think of it as another name for a lesson learnt? In this session, John McIntyre and the team at Ticketmaster showed us the ropes and helped us to find ...

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Hybrid PMO – Agile, Governance and Stage Gates \\ Edinburgh 7th June

PMO Flashmob is back in Edinburgh on Thursday 7th June – kicking off with doors opening at 5.45pm. The session takes place at the Royal Bank of Scotland at Gogarburn House, 175 Glasgow Rd, Edinburgh EH12 9SB Agile, Governance and Stage Gates This PMO Flashmob will equip you with a take-away model to tailor and implement in your organisation how ...

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Serious PMO Games Night \\ Birmingham – 27th March

Following on from the Serious PMO Games Night in London, we’re delighted to bring the evening to Birmingham on Tuesday 27th March. We’re combining serious games and play with one of our most popular topics at the moment – Agile. Specifically, this evening session is all about exploring the mindsets and behaviours that are commonplace with Agile projects and programmes. ...

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What is a Lean Agile PMO?

Late November on a cold night in Yorkshire, we held the first PMO Flashmob in Leeds to a full house. I think the subject matter for the evening had something to do with it – the Lean Agile PMO. The session was run by Jon Ward* and the overview for the evening: The Lean-Agile PMO Evaluating project status – a ...

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