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?

2019 352

PMO: The Gap Closers

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

The report also refers to recent figures on project execution failure – taking into account business and strategic level impacts on failure as well as programme and project level. The PMO: Gap Closer. It’s the PMO. Where the PMO Closes the Gap.

PMO 74

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

5 Ingredients for PMO Success

Brad Egeland

Often times at the heart of a successful project management practice is a project management office, or PMO, that has been structured to create a path of success for company projects and the project managers who lead them. From my experience, there are five key ingredients to a successful PMO.

PMO 99

Tackling Project Management Job Titles

Arras People

Looking through the data from the 2019 Arras People Project Management Benchmark Report (2019 PMBR) it really reinforces the fact that project management is so richly diverse when viewed across the many organisations and industries where these important skills are used. PMO Analyst.

2019 309

Webinar Recap: Best of Microsoft Inspire 2019

MPUG

Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Leonardo Nogueira and Larry Mead’s Best of Microsoft Inspire 2019 webinar being provided by MPUG for the convenience of our members. Kyle: Hello everyone, and welcome to today’s MPUG Webinar, the best of Microsoft Inspire 2019.

2019 52

Three Ways to Transform Your PMO Into a Strategic Powerhouse

Keyedin

Project portfolio management, often referred to as simply portfolio management, is forward looking. Transformed Performance: Let’s face it—when you’re prey to overruns and drastically hobbled by poor resource deployment, your PMO isn’t performing the way it should. Our solution allows you to clearly see your PMO metrics for the first time. There are so many ways PMO software can help you become more strategic.

PMO 60

The Ultimate Guide to Easy Dashboards for Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

You might hear them referred to as status dashboards, project health dashboards or project management dashboards. A project portfolio dashboard would be a good solution for a PMO, as it can show you the status on multiple projects at the same time.

2019 386

Three Ways to Transform Your PMO Into a Strategic Powerhouse

Keyedin

Project portfolio management, often referred to as simply portfolio management, is forward looking. Transformed Performance: Let’s face it—when you’re prey to overruns and drastically hobbled by poor resource deployment, your PMO isn’t performing the way it should. Our solution allows you to clearly see your PMO metrics for the first time.

PMO 60

10 Simple Ways to Prepare a Holiday Handover at work (with email templates)

Girl's Guide to PM

They can then use this as a reference while you are away and update it with anything that changes. They won’t remember, and having it in writing gives them something to refer back to. A shorter version of this article first appeared on the PMO Perspectives blog.

2019 347

Lessons Learned in Project Management

Girl's Guide to PM

There are plenty of different ways to spread what you have learned from your project around the PMO, project managers and teams. If your PMO doesn’t currently have a wiki for lessons learned, suggest that they set one up.

2019 340

Project Management Tools and Services to Consider for 2020

Brad Egeland

Plus, according to their product roadmap that I've discussed with them, they will be strengthening this even more in their upcoming 2nd gen agile planning and controlling component in their next major release 19 due later in 2019.

2020 184

5 Project Management Tools and Services to Consider for 2020

Brad Egeland

Plus, according to their product roadmap that I've discussed with them, they will be strengthening this even more in their upcoming 2nd gen agile planning and controlling component in their next major release 19 due later in 2019.

2020 138

Project Prioritization with Strategic Work Intake

Planview

Referring to this list will give you some ideas. Planview recently held a webinar with Michael Havison, Portfolio Director at Parkview Health where the focus was on project prioritization with strategic work intake.

2019 86

10 Point Checklist for Better Project Estimates

Planview

For easy reference, here’s a concise summary of the ten guidelines we’ve discussed for more effective project estimating, divided up by the related part of this series. PMO Vision and Trends

Remembering and Using Your Project Management Training

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

Other options include apps like Evernote – where you’re capturing your note-taking in a device which you can then easily refer to on multiple devices later. It also means that I can refer to it at any time because it’s recorded.

6 Reasons Why Projects are Late

Planview

You’re probably wishing you had the main points from each part of the series in one place, easy to pull out for reference or to add your own notes to. PMO Vision and Trends

Top Features to Look for in Project Management Software

MavenLink

This helps you reference current thresholds and reallocate resources when needed without over scheduling or negatively affect workflow. A project management software that provides detailed reports with useful data can elevate the business intelligence in your PMO.

2019 88

Start Viewing Your IT Department as a Strategic Partner to the Organization

Planview

Some organizations use a portfolio approach for all assets, including software and hardware, and refer to this as Asset Portfolio Management. PMO Vision and Trends

Project Portfolio Management - a quick definition

Keyedin

Throughout this blog you will hear us refer to project portfolio management on many occasions. Free Ondemand Webinar: How Project Management, Project Portfolio Management and the PMO Work Together.

Lessons Learned from Pilots … for Safe and Successful Projects

MPUG

In pilot parley, a memory item is a specific action (or set of actions), appropriate to the nature of the event, that are required to be performed before making reference to any printed or online checklists. Wheels up!

2019 75

Project Management Glossary: 200+ Terms PMs Frequently Use

Epicflow Blog

is storage of historical data necessary for examining the project’s previous workflow throughout a certain period of time in the past and is referred to the Plan Quality Management process. . Project Management Office (PMO) . it may refer to cost, time, budget, etc. .

Project Management Glossary: 200+ Terms PMs Frequently Use

Epicflow Blog

is storage of historical data necessary for examining the project’s previous workflow throughout a certain period of time in the past and is referred to the Plan Quality Management process. . Project Management Office (PMO) . it may refer to cost, time, budget, etc. .

Strategy Implementation Needs Great Portfolio Management

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

This refers to both the short and long-term, including the day-to-day activities as well as the projects and programmes. This post first appeared on PMO Perspectives Blog.

Analogous Estimation Vs Parametric Estimation

iZenBridge

In the initial stages of our project when we are not aware of much details about the project then we refer to historical data from the project repository, knowledge Database available to us and check if there is any similar kind of activity done in the past and accordingly estimate the details of new project. You approach the PMO department to get the cost performance baselines, lessons learned and other information that can help with your cost estimate.

Project Portfolio Management - a quick definition

Keyedin

Throughout this blog you will hear us refer to project portfolio management on many occasions. For those of you new to the term or those researching it's suitability to your business - here is a quick definition from our recent webinar How PM, PPM and the PMO Work Together that we think sums up PPM quite nicely.

Showcase Recap: Easily Capture and Manage Ideas/Demands with MS Project Online Integration

MPUG

Then a focus if you have it, a PMO or a EPMO, where you can focus on capacity and best practices. Larry: This is just some of the reference-able customers. This can be from the task, the project managers to the ongoing folks that roll up to the PMO.

The Commercial Project Manager

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

The PMBOK [2] contains the word ‘cash’ three times, only once referring to project cash-flow. This post first appeared on PMO Perspectives Blog.

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

MPUG

This is session number three, where we really kind of take our final kind of what I’ll refer to as an overall summary of the activities that we’ve done, and we bring that together. So we think about project management and program management and portfolio management, and we think about work management and task management, human beings or what we refer to sometimes as human systems really do look at things differently. And he really is sitting in charge of kind of the PMO.

2019 40

How To Make 2018 A Successful Year for Your Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

Guess what my tip would be for 2019? I see a future where Project Managers will be able to reference a talent hub to see how freelancers have delivered work in the past as well as view client feedback. Joe Pusz is President of The PMO Squad , a project management consulting firm.

2018 339