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Introducing Agile Flavor to the PMO

A PMO that exists purely to implement structure for the sake of structure is going to get in people’s way, and it is that sort of PMO that gives great PMOs a bad name. In an article for CIO magazine, Michael Dougherty discusses how he has implemented aspects of agile …

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Don’t Let Perception Kill Your PMO

Things will not always go perfectly in the PMO or in a project. Yet most of the time, the things that go wrong will be more like bumps in the road than death-bringing potholes. What if important people do not see it that way though? Perception is important. If stakeholders …

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Strategic Skills PMO Leaders Must Possess

If a PMO is not acting strategically, then it is missing the point completely. As such, PMO leaders must always have their eyes on the bigger picture. In a post for the PM Perspectives Blog, Rebecca Leitch identifies some of the specific skills PMO leaders must have in order to …

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