The 7 most useful apps for PMOs

The 7 most useful apps for PMOs

When we talk about project management tools, we often think about gantt charts, project plans and project reports. But when the user is a PMO officer, things are quite different. You probably haven’t thought of all these apps to help you manage your project portfolio....
CIOs lead a PMO… even if they don’t know it

CIOs lead a PMO… even if they don’t know it

It’s not news that Chief Information Officers tend to be considered the directors of all technological projects in an organization. In fact, in the mid 90s it was understood that project managers could not simply undertake assignments, but should have a...
The Agile PMO

The Agile PMO

A project management office (PMO) can fulfill multiple functions related to the supervision of an organization’s project portfolio, often with managerial functions and with a strategic orientation that is added to the simple control and monitoring layer....
Turn your PMO into a resource pool

Turn your PMO into a resource pool

In addition to the “weather station” and the “control tower”, Casey and Peck distinguish a third type of Project Management Office: the “pool of resources”. Often, this type of PMO is more simply named by its directive capacity. In...
How to fuel your projects: the PMO as a control tower

How to fuel your projects: the PMO as a control tower

In this blog series we have already spoken about the different types of PMO following the classification of Casey and Peck in 2001, and the tracking function as a “weather station”.When the PMO acquires authority to establish action guidelines, its...