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Here at ITM Platform we often hear PMO professionals say, “our maturity level is too low for PPM” or “we are not ready yet for project management”. In this article, we delve and explore into what project management maturity actually means and how a PPM solution is a...
Choosing which projects to invest in is a strategic decision to be taken based on objective data. In this article, we explore the problem of subjectivity and analyze the solution that allows management to make decisions based on a business plan, in a...
Everyone´s starting point is different, but we can all agree you need a steady foundation when building anything and your PMO´s framework is no exception. It should be clear and shared by the entire organization. We’ll guide you through planning,...
To successfully build a project management office, don’t rush, make sure you have the necessary resources and an adequate environment, and simply follow those 5 steps that will guide you on the right track.
When you have limited visibility, limited resources and capacity planning, or when you are missing a consistent methodology, you usually start building a PMO. However, it is necessary to ask yourself the relevant questions that will assure its success and meeting the objectives.
We seperate a strategic PMO on one side, from a tactical PMO on the other side. To know which one you need to implement, you have to base your understanding of your company’s current state through three determinants, that we have developed in this article.
The soft skills of a portfolio manager are similar to those of a project manager, only that they become much more important in the total valuation of the profile. In this article we see that competencies are needed to improve as portfolio manager.
To manage tasks, Trello is one of the best tools available. However, if you need to manage resources or project portfolios, this is not the right solution. But there is a way to manage tasks with Trello and at the same time manage a portfolio management…
A PMO’s daily work is no easy task. For this reason, we listed another 6 useful apps to make your life a lot easier.
The last area of knowledge of the PMBOK (Project Management Book of Knowledge) covers the best practices to manage the relationship with stakeholders.
What is the difference between a corporate PMO and a PMO with a managerial nature hosted in a smaller organization? We review the main features.
An IT PMO has control over all the IT projects of an organization. Its focus, therefore, is oriented to everything related to technological architecture, development, and systems.