Do you understand what a PMO can and should do for your organisation? Jonathan Norman invites Peter Taylor (The Lazy Project Manager) to tell us about the steady rise in investment in PMOs and what it means for organisations.
In part one Peter, the author of Leading Successful PMOs, discusses getting the balance right in order to make a PMO truely successful. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5P_IH9gozow This 8 min section discusses how to build a successful and sustainable PMO.
Part two is a little longer at 12 minutes http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MiXY5OFxmys and covers how to assess your organisation to see if a PMO is the right direction to take. What drives the need for a PMO, and will it be virtual or temporary, specialist even? Leadership qualities, business culture and the future of PMOs is also discussed.