Lean Portfolio Management: Lean Budgets and Investment Funding

Planview

This blog is part of a series on Lean portfolio management. If you haven’t already, we recommend reading part one first, “ What is Lean Portfolio Management ,” which you can find here . In this post, we’ll discuss a fundamental component of Lean portfolio management: funding.

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How To Make 2019 A Successful Year for Your Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

Would you like to make 2019 a successful year for your projects? I asked people two questions: What should people managing projects be aware of as we go into 2019 to make 2019 their most successful year ever? What will you be doing in 2019 to have your most successful year ever?

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Lean Portfolio Management Operations: An Agile Approach

Planview

This blog is part of a series on Lean portfolio management for the enterprise. If you haven’t already, we recommend reading: Part 1: What is Lean Portfolio Management? Part 2: Lean Portfolio Management: Lean Budgets and Investment Funding. Lean More.

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The Top UK Project Management Certifications in 2019- By Role

Arras People

In a recent blog The Top UK Project Management Certifications in 2019 , we explored the results from the 2019 PMBR (Project Management Benchmark Report) dataset to identify the take-up (or not) of PM certifications in the UK.

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Healthcare PMO: BCBS Roundtable Exchanges Thought Provoking Ideas

Planview

A healthcare PMO today must have a strong constitution. Healthcare PMO’s should ensure that the organization has the right portfolio mix to accomplish its goals and be able to pivot and re-prioritize as needed. See Cambia’s presentation at the Ignite 2019 conference here.

The Journey Towards Embracing Agile: A Holistic Approach for the PMO

Planview

The past four blogs in our series are based on the whitepaper, The Agile PMO: 5 Steps to Driving Agility at Scale and have centered around how the PMO can guide the enterprise towards greater agility. It requires that the PMO start embracing agile. Lean and Agile PMO

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Enterprise Agility in Financial Services: Learnings from the 2019 Planview Horizons Customer Conference

Planview

We facilitated a roundtable discussion of our customers at the 2019 Planview Horizons Customer Conference where enterprise agility in financial services organizations was discussed. Alternatively, with a Lean and Agile approach, you look at where you want to go and how you want to get there.

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5 Ways to Become Agile: A Summary

Planview

Throughout this series, we’ve discussed the five ways to become agile, addressed the primary issues and roadblocks, as well as the critical steps required to transform the PMO, all based on the whitepaper, The Agile PMO: 5 Steps to Driving Agility at Scale. Lean and Agile PMO

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Shifting from Projects to a Product-Centric Approach

Planview

In my last blog, “ Agile Transformation: The PMO’s New Paradigm ” we covered the significance of embracing different types of work and the role that continuous planning plays in becoming an Agile PMO—but that’s only the beginning. Project schedules can no longer be the PMO’s core focus.

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Continuous Planning Equals Business Agility

Planview

Lean and Agile PMOYour organization’s ability to react quickly and pivot to changes and disruptions is crucial to remaining relevant to your customers.

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Strategic Planning: The Types of Planning That Bring Your Strategy to Life

Planview

Lean and Agile PMOIn this blog series, we are providing an overview of the seven planning types to help you deliver on strategy with a dynamic and continuous approach.

Roadmapping: An Essential Planning Practice to Deliver Outcomes

Planview

Lean and Agile PMO

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Putting Continuous Planning Types to Work

Planview

Lean and Agile PMOWelcome to the finale of our four-part series that reviews the types of planning organizations have at their fingertips to convert strategy into results.

Types of Planning Crucial to Delivering on Strategy

Planview

Lean and Agile PMO Product InnovationToday’s world of work is fraught with complexity and an ever-increasing need for speed. This is simply a reality organizations must come to realize. However, these conditions cause planning deficiencies to be magnified.

The World of Work is Changing—Here’s How You Can Embrace It

Planview

Lean-Agile Delivery : Process-driven work is flowed in for teams to execute on by leveraging lean and agile methods allow these teams to test and deliver more frequently and establish a continuous feedback loop increasing speed time-to-value.

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Top Project Management Conferences in 2020

Epicflow Blog

This event opens up an opportunity to gain new acquaintances and exchange ideas on digitalization issues, cybersecurity, smart and lean manufacturing. Read on: Project Management Trends in Manufacturing in 2019. Willing to attend a project management conference in 2020?

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4 Questions to Ask When You're Asked to Help Set Up a New PMO

Project Smart

Everyone feels your project management infrastructure - albeit new and leanly staffed with a few part-time project managers from various departments - has been successful enough to warrant taking the next big step: the creation of a formal project management office (PMO).

Is It Possible To Have Too Much Data?

Meisterplan

This might seem like a difficult task, but we’ve actually made it really simple with our Lean Project Portfolio Management (Lean PP M ) framework. . How Lean PPM Works Lean PPM intentionally supplies project portfolios with only the minimum amount of information necessary.

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Top Project Management Conferences in 2020

Epicflow Blog

This event opens up an opportunity to gain new acquaintances and exchange ideas on digitalization issues, cybersecurity, smart and lean manufacturing. Read on: Project Management Trends in Manufacturing in 2019. Willing to attend a project management conference in 2020?

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Adopting Agile in Your Organisation

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

To learn more about how the Agile approach changes the project management role, take a look at the Agile Project Management courses , including Iterative Delivery with Scrum and Kanban ; Lean and Agile Project Management and the Fundamentals of Lean and Agile.

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SoundNotes Live at Agile 2019: Day Two

Leading Agile

In this live talk with Dean Leffingwell, creator of SAFe, we discuss his Agile 2019 talk focus: increasing people’s understanding of what Business Agility really encompasses, and the evolution of its tenets.

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Just What The Doctor Ordered: Reinventing How A Hospital Operates With Agile Project Portfolio Management

Meisterplan

Meisterplan’s Lean PPM approach is a good example of this. Employees lacking experience in the project business are increasingly supported by the project managers and the PMO to ensure that the scope is clear. . The PMO must not be the trash can of the organization.

Okay Google, “What Is Project Management?”

Meisterplan

If you are feeling overwhelmed by this PPM process (since you may have just learned about it five minutes ago) or if you tried a PPM process and it didn’t work, we want to introduce you to Lean PPM. What Is Lean PPM ? Lean PPM is just that – PPM that is lean.

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The Gantt Chart – The MVP of Project Portfolio Management

Meisterplan

We benefit a lot from the Lean PPM framework and the best practices we can implement for our needs. Give it a try!” – Dennis Riedel, PMO (Central Unit Sales & Services), TRUMPF.

Project Management Glossary: 200+ Terms PMs Frequently Use

Epicflow Blog

Lean Project Management . Project Management Office (PMO) . If you’re engaged in project management or your occupation is somehow related to it, you should have an eye for project management terms.

Project Management Glossary: 200+ Terms PMs Frequently Use

Epicflow Blog

Lean Project Management . Project Management Office (PMO) . If you’re engaged in project management or your occupation is somehow related to it, you should have an eye for project management terms.

Webinar Recap: How Innovation & Portfolio Management Office Underpins Corporate Success

MPUG

Is it your PMO, individual project managers, or others? 55% PMO, and 45% individual project managers. Tad: Well good, clearly it is the PMO that is landing much of this, but it’s actually the innovation or strategy groups that start much of this activity. The PMO has a much higher percentage of actual traction, but the chief innovation office is new. Tad: Then specifically as a PMO, we can go back and talk about what’s the success rate of your PMO.

PM Experts on Why Projects Fail – Epicflow Research Part 1

Epicflow Blog

Eigen Halpin , a PMO Manager at Cisco, emphasizes the importance of proper organization, which presupposes clear roles and responsibilities across teams. Richard Bernheim , a former IT PMO Project Manager at Flowers Foods & Subsidiaries, says that management often makes the mistake of “not knowing how to effectively handle people’s challenges.” Why do so many projects still fail? Epicflow has investigated common reasons for project failure.

Webinar Recap: Agile Series Part 3 – Best Practices & Real World Use of Agile with MS Project / Project PPM

MPUG

So I’ve been working with both Agile, Waterfall, Lean, I’ve worked with a lot of different methodologies, and it’s a lot of fun to just kind of look at how you can basically work forward, make these tools work for you. And he really is sitting in charge of kind of the PMO. Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Tim Runcie’s Agile Series Part 3 webinar being provided by MPUG for the convenience of our members.

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Managing Big Data Projects in an Agile Way

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

Remember, “Mura” (unevenness) is one of the most damaging types of waste in lean theory. This post first appeared on PMO Perspectives Blog. Like Agile wasn’t big enough as a buzz word, let’s mix it with big data.

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The Case for the Program/Project Management Office

Keyedin

The ultra-competitive business world we find ourselves in today favors the lean and responsive organizations that understand change is way of life. The term PMO (Program/Project Management Office) has been given to this coordination activity. It's a team effort.

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The Case for the Program/Project Management Office

Keyedin

The ultra-competitive business world we find ourselves in today favors the lean and responsive organizations that understand change is way of life. The term PMO (Program/Project Management Office) has been given to this coordination activity. The PMO is able to provide clarity of vision, create links between the project teams, establish common standards in methods and reporting, create a shared knowledge base and foster a collaborative environment. It's a team effort.

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How To Make 2018 A Successful Year for Your Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

Guess what my tip would be for 2019? XP, scrum, lean, etc.) Second, the use of lean and agile tools and methodologies beyond IT, software and manufacturing. Visual, lean tools that truly engage all team members are going to become essential in 2018.

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