Archive for 2016

Top 10 PMO Worst Practices: Pitfalls to Avoid

Gartner Research estimates that Project Management Offices (PMO) have a failure rate of 50% or more on their first try. Changepoint has engaged with thousands of enterprise customers to help ensure they are successful with their PMO organizations from the outset and avoid the common pitfalls that lead to failure. Based on our experience, we’ve […]

Posted by John Quinn on 06/10/2016 No Comments

PMO Success Guide White paper – Are you ready for change?

Statistics show project management offices (PMOs) have a high failure rate. In fact, according to research performed by industry organizations such as Project Management Institute (PMI), Gartner, and Forrester Research, 75% of PMOs are likely to close within the first three years. Set up your PMO for success. Ensure strong alignment between business objectives and […]

Posted by John Quinn on 16/09/2016 No Comments

No sugar for a month

Our director Sanjukta Chaudhuri is giving up added sugar for the month of March in aid of Cancer Research. More details here and if you wish to donate, please do   No sugar for a month    

Posted by John Quinn on 29/02/2016 No Comments

PPM and Agile: Bimodal Project Management Delivers the Best of Both Worlds

It’s no longer a question of ‘either/or.’ At least it shouldn’t be. Today’s PMOs need to be able to combine or easily choose between execution methods to get the right job done right. In this white paper, we’ll explore how to successfully employ both agile and traditional methods without sacrificing executive visibility or communicating metrics. […]

Posted by John Quinn on 15/02/2016 No Comments

Countdown to Rio

Well 2016 is here and the countdown has begun until the Olympic Games in Rio De Jenero! It’s been a while since my last post and a lot has happened. I had to end my 2015 athletics season much earlier than planned due to a reoccurring injury on my ankle. At the beginning of August […]

Posted by Mark Leatherland on 25/01/2016 No Comments