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Part 2 – 2017 March PMI Book Club Q&A Session – Managing the PMO Lifecycle: 2nd Edition

2017 January PMI Book Club https://www.projectmanagement.com/videos/363953/January-2017-Book-Club-Intro—-Managing-The-PMO-Lifecycle

The following Questions were posted and below my answers:

QUESTION: Usually PMO acts Governance for Project/Programme. Is there any PMO Governance which verifies PMO effectiveness? And how this can be executed.

ANSWER: Yes a PMO governance board should be made up of the PMO sponsor, and the executive team that sets up the PMO success criteria before PMO …


Part 1 – 2017 March PMI Book Club Q&A Session – Managing the PMO Lifecycle: 2nd Edition

2017 January PMI Book Club https://www.projectmanagement.com/videos/363953/January-2017-Book-Club-Intro—-Managing-The-PMO-Lifecycle

In the Recent PMI Book club closing remarks panel Q&A discussion with the author, the following question was asked

Question:
Based on experience, is there a rule of thumb that can be applied to estimate the staff size needed for a PMO?  
Inputs to the heuristic being items like number of project, complexitity, etc

Answer:
In Managing the PMOLC 2nd Edition, there is a chapter dedicated to PMO sizing, scaling, complexity, organization geographic reach, etc. The chapter includes staff size for the PMO. Further, the case studies chapter shows how various PMO deploy different …


January 2017 PMI Book Club – Managing The PMO Lifecycle Book

https://www.projectmanagement.com/videos/363953/January-2017-Book-Club-Intro—-Managing-The-PMO-Lifecycle

Managing the PMO Lifecycle (PMOLC) is a collective effort to highlight what goes into the set-up, the build-out and the sustainability of the Project Management Offices (PMOs). It provides the drivers, the benefits and the know-how. The book’s main purpose is to be a reference and a practical guide for practitioners investing in setting up, building-out or supporting new or existing PMOs through providing …


The Value in aligning Change and Project Management

Today July 22, I presented at a webinar for the PMI UK chapter and had amazing results showing how eager folks out there to have their organizations align project management and change management.  In a poll asking folks

–  if they believe alignment between the two disciplines is required.  98% out of 167 attendees said yes.

– If their organization doing something to align PM and …


CM and PM Integration – Publication in PM World Journal

A recent Publication in the featured papers section in PM World Journal.  The paper provide early results from a workshop

http://pmworldjournal.net/article/integration-change-management-project-management/


Integration of project management and change management

Integration of project management and change management?

Can project management and change management integrate, yes, no and why

What is your organization doing about integrating project management and change management?