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Abid Mustafa is a seasoned professional with 18 years’ experience in the IT and Telecommunications industry, specializing in enhancing corporate performance through the establishment and operation of executive PMOs and delivering tangible benefits through the management of complex transformation programmes and projects. Currently he is working as a director of corporate programmes for a leading telecoms operator in the MENA region.

The Journey In To Owning A Business; Starting A Small Enterprise

For many of us there comes a day when we toy with the thought of starting a small business; work stress and pissed off profession objectives can typically go away us thirsting for autonomy and starting a small enterprise seems to suit the bill. But for many who are thinking …

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ISO 9001 certification for PMOs: Is it worth it?

Many PMO directors consider ISO 9001 certification for their PMO at some point. Some embark on the ISO 9001 certification path because it is customary to do so, especially in organizations that are focused on product or service excellence. Other PMOs opt for ISO 9001 accreditation to win kudos amongst …

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Project Managers and the Corporate Order

In companies that are obsessed with politics and intrigue, project managers rarely fix issues and are more likely to spawn new problems that weigh heavily on the organization’s ability to serve customers and respond to market trends. This is because most project managers in such organizations avoid thinking about the …

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