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Programme Management

How Good is Your PMO? (P3M3 Measurement)

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P3M3® Portfolio, Programme, and Project Management Maturity Model (Axelos Best Practice) What is it? P3M3 is now a standard among maturity models, providing a structure with which organisations can assess their PMO performance and put improvement plans in place. It is a reference guide for structured best practice. It breaks down the broad disciplines of portfolio, programme and project management…

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MSP – Use Programme Management to Deliver Strategic Change

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The ability of an organisation to successfully execute major strategic initiatives is fundamentally tied to proficiency in mastering programme management practices. Implementing business strategy through an integrated suite of projects typically presents considerable business, leadership, management and technical challenges that are profoundly demanding. Yet many organisations, while accustomed to the demands of managing individual projects, are ill-equipped to effectively handle…

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Are Your Projects Desirable Viable and Achievable?

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According to the PMIs (Project Management Institute) Report Success in Disruptive Times 2018, 55% of project failures are as a result of businesses pursuing the wrong projects, projects which will not provide benefits to the businesses or projects whose costs outweigh the benefits provided. This is a staggering figure given that these businesses would be recognised as some of the…

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Basics of PMO Setup

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According to the Project Management Institute; ‘the project management office (PMO) is easing its way into the mainstream. Yet to be truly effective, PMOs must reflect the organisational culture and strategy—or risk being dismissed as an unnecessary layer of bureaucracy.’ Those within the profession see a clear ROI and are increasingly implementing PMOs. The State of the PMO 2014 survey…

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How to Re-Energise Your PMO – June 29th – Dublin City Centre

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PMOs can quite easily loose focus after achieving what they were setup to achieve for the business. This workshop based training is focused on how to refocus your PMO to be of real benefit to your organisational change programmes, to offer a different approach and/or to change in how it offers benefit to the business. The workshop is suitable for…

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PMO Setup – One Day Masterclass – Dublin City Centre – June 7th

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This is workshop based training focused on setting up a project management office for your business. Delegates are encouraged to bring their project and change challenges into the class and focus on how their PMO can assist with these challenges. The workshop will concentrate on setting up cost effective PMOs. The workshop is suitable for senior project/programme managers, change managers…

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A buinsess Case for your Projects and Programmes – April 6th – Dublin City Centre

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This is a half day business case writing course aligned with Axelos best practice guidance (Prince2 MSP P3O ITIL). It is suitable to senior change managers and business analysts seeking to hone their business case writing skills. The day is centered around CBA and Payback methods for evaluating the benefits of a change initiative (Project). Time will also be given…

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What is a P3O PMO and What can it do for Your Business?

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If ever there was a time to deliver efficient and consistent change in an organisation it is now, and the OGC’s Portfolio, Programme and Project Office (P3O) guidance sets up the structure to deliver just that. What is P3O? In essence, it’s a way of providing joined-up support for launching change. The Office of Government Commerce’s (OGC) P3O gives guidance on…

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MSP – Use Programme Management to deliver strategic change

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MSP – Use Programme Management to deliver strategic change The ability of an organisation to successfully execute major strategic initiatives is fundamentally tied to proficiency in mastering programme management practices. Implementing business strategy through an integrated suite of projects typically presents considerable business, leadership, management and technical challenges that are profoundly demanding. Yet many organisations, while accustomed to the demands…

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