21
May 19

The importance of risk management to strong project control

  Over the last few years we’ve worked with a number of government departments (state and federal), and large corporations who have engaged us to help develop their project management capability in various ways. Often, we find ourselves looking at the way organisations manage project risk and trying to ascertain if risks are being effectively … Continue reading The importance of risk management to strong project control

07
Jan 19

Understanding the role of the PMO

Author:Ash Natesh

    The role of the PMO is one that frequently sees change. In recent years organisations have been adapting and evolving their management practices from traditional methodologies in keeping up to date with the changing landscape. Andy Almenara is Head of PMO at SBS and is responsible for strategy development, project delivery, and portfolio … Continue reading Understanding the role of the PMO

15
Nov 18

Strategy frameworks for benefits realisation

Author:Ash Natesh

Benefits realisation management (BRM) provides organisations with a way to measure how projects and programs add true value to the enterprise. This BRM Framework works to help organizations effectively manage and realise project benefits. It provides a set of questions and good practices that project, program, and portfolio management professionals can use to help guide … Continue reading Strategy frameworks for benefits realisation

17
Jul 17

Embedding a Benefit Delivery Framework at the University of Melbourne

There are several reasons why an organisation might choose to take a systematic approach to benefits management. A methodical approach to benefits management can assist the project owner to clearly articulate the proposed problem or opportunity and achieve project outcomes. It can inform project investment decision-making and project design, and it can form the basis … Continue reading Embedding a Benefit Delivery Framework at the University of Melbourne

09
Jun 17

Project success & sustained excellence: Leading practices for organisations worldwide

The demands of today’s rapidly changing global business environment present organisations with increasingly complex strategic and operational challenges. Staying competitive calls for the effective management of projects and programs, which drive all organisational change. Successful organisations recognise the benefits of disciplined project delivery: lower costs, greater efficiencies, improved customer and stakeholder satisfaction, and greater competitive … Continue reading Project success & sustained excellence: Leading practices for organisations worldwide

30
May 17

Improving organisational culture & vision around project management

In the past 10 years, I have been the lead on the establishment of three PMOs (Project Management Offices); two were in the private sector and I’m currently undertaking the third for a Public Sector organisation. When I first started this journey as a PM over 35 years ago, I was lost with no PM … Continue reading Improving organisational culture & vision around project management

22
May 17

5 factors that determine the success of your PMO

More organisational projects are meeting their objectives and being completed within budget compared to five years ago, according to the 2017 Pulse of the Profession report. The global Project Management Institute (PMI) survey of project management professionals charts current and future project management trends. Despite progress in the completion of projects, it found that organisations … Continue reading 5 factors that determine the success of your PMO

09
Feb 17

Driving outcomes, innovation & excellence in PMO leadership

Author:Psoda

Find out how to drive outcomes, innovation & excellence in PMOs with Psoda and QVC Solutions. With just under one month to go, Psoda is gearing up for our attendance at the Public Sector PMO Leadership conference in Canberra with our partner QVC Solutions. Not only are we exhibiting at the event, our CEO Bruce … Continue reading Driving outcomes, innovation & excellence in PMO leadership