Tag Archives: planning

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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Plan Properly for Peak Project Performance

I spent two days at Project Challenge last month. One of the presentations I managed to catch was entitled “Better planning makes better projects”, and was given by Paul Kidston and Simon Taylor of the Association for Project Management‘s (APM) Planning, Monitoring & Controls Specific Interest Group (PMCSIG). You might think that this title is basic common sense, but organisational experience ...

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PMO Town Hall or Old Folks Home

Here’s a little exercise for you.  Grab a piece of paper and a box of wax crayons and draw me a picture of the Loch Ness Monster. Sure it doesn’t exist in any tangible form but you know of it and you can give me your interpretation… Three humps, water, wearing a Tam O’Shanter and kilt… That kind of thing. ...

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