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PMO KPI examples can often help you to promote the value and the success of your PMO. You can find PMO KPI examples and metrics here.

In 2010, Gartner presented a PMO study at the ‘Symposium ITXPO’. It showed that over the last 7 years 50% of all PMO’s failed. That means that every …

Project Management

Just for a Laugh: The Lighter Side of Project Management

Top 10 Signs You're a Project Manager<p>Becoming tired of having a social life beyond work.<br>• Spending hours planning and re-planning a Friday night …

Kickoff Meetings | Be a Leader, Not a Holder

The charter or contract will be your first source of information regarding each of the following project management areas: scope, schedule, cost, …

Risk management and project management go hand in hand

Consider this: Effective risk management underpins a successful project – true or false?<p><b>In-depth: How to create a clear project plan.</b><p>Was 'true' your …

6 Tools for Creating High Performance Teams

The world is replete with organizations with great strategies. But how many of those great strategies are actually executed?<p>Less than 15%. That's the number that John Spence shared with me when we spoke recently.<p>John is the author <i>Awesomely Simple</i>, and an executive trainer and coach who has worked …

How to Create a Highly Engaged and Motivated Team

Only three out of every 10 employees are fully engaged in their work, according to the Gallup organization’s State of the American Workplace: …

Project management trends to watch in 2014

Read Andy Makar's predictions about what will be the hottest project management trends in the coming year, and then let us know if you'd make changes …

Agile for Project Managers - The Kanban technique

I would like to see anyone, prophet, king or God, convince a thousand cats to do the same thing at the same time. ― Neil Gaiman<p>H<p>ave you ever thought …

What is a project management office (PMO) and do you need one?

A project management office (PMO) is a group — internal or external to a company — that sets, maintains and ensures standards for project management …

America's most indebted generation? Gen X

Millennials may owe more in student loans than any American generation, but their Generation X elders are actually the most in debt.<p>That’s according …