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Why Excel Could be the Most Expensive PMO Tool on the Market

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Looking for an expensive PMO tool? Well, have you ever used a PMO tool that has been designed and built internally on Excel? In this blog, our in-house PMO expert David Walton highlights the serious limitations of relying on Excel as a PMO or PPM tool, and describes why you should advise against it wherever you can.

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Why You Need a PMO with Attitude!

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Why would you want a PMO with attitude? In his latest blog, PMO expert David Walton explains what a well-supported PMO can achieve if it’s backed by senior management and lists all the benefits it can deliver to your organisation. I’m sure you, like me, have come across many PMOs that are seen by project […]

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5 Big Questions to Ask Before Choosing a PPM Tool

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Choosing a PPM Tool can be a fraught and challenging process. Getting it right requires forethought, but if you haven’t used one before, how can you be sure that you are asking the right questions? In our latest blog, resident PMO expert David Walton shares his top 5 big questions you should always ask when choosing a PMO tool.

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The Top 3 PMO Reports by Bestoutcome

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In this blog, our in-house PMO expert David Walton has replicated Bestoutcome’s Top 3 PMO reports. The data is all made up, but the reports give you an insight into how real PMO’s across the UK are making use of PM3 everyday to give themselves one version of the truth across all their projects, programmes and portfolios.

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5 Common Misconceptions About PPM Tools

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Struggling to ‘sell’ the concept of PPM tools to your PMO? We share the top 5 misconceptions about PPM Tools and how addressing those can help to give your team the tools they need to get the job done!

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Two Key Steps to Implement PMO Tools Successfully in the NHS

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How are you planning to implement your PMO tool? In this blog, PMO expert David Walton shares his tips from over 20 successful PMO implementations across the NHS. We have implemented our PMO tool, PM3, into over 20 NHS organizations and numerous private sector organisations. Our experience has demonstrated that there are two important steps […]

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Make your PMO more productive than ever with these simple tips

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Do you want to make your PMO more productive but find the same blockers keep occurring? In this blog, our in-house PMO expert, David Walton, shares his special expertise on this topic and shows you precisely how it can be done.

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Why a UK PPM Tool with ISO27001 accreditation is essential for GDPR

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We recently became ISO27001 accredited for the 3rd year. Our in-house PMO expert, David Walton, gives is take on why this makes such a difference to new and existing clients when choosing a new supplier.

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5 steps to making your PPM Tool Stick in 2018

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Implementing a good PPM tool is well-worth the investment, if you can make it stick! Our PMO expert, David Walton, shows you how to get your team embracing their new PPM tool as a better way of working.

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PMO Maturity – Is your PMO a Cost centre or a Profit Centre?

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Over the last 20+ years I’ve tracked the overall competency of organisations to deliver projects successfully and to sum it up we are still basically treading water, so I started to take a keen interest in PMO Maturity.

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