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 Lindsay Scott

Latest Project Management Salaries and Rates

Latest Project Management Salaries and Rates

Arras People, the project management recruitment and career specialists release the latest annual report on the UK and Global Programme and Project Management domain. The report polled over 2,100 permanent and contract Programme and Project Management professionals during December 2015 and January 2016. The Project Management Benchmark Report (PMBR) 2016 shows how the UK’s economic […]

 Lindsay Scott

Project Challenge Opens 22nd and 23rd March 2016

Project Challenge Opens 22nd and 23rd March 2016

Project Challenge returns to Birmingham this Spring on the 22nd and 23rd March 2016. This free event for project managers, programme managers, PMO and planners is held once again at the National Conference Centre. Registration is now open for people wishing to visit for one or both days via the website – Project Challenge Project […]

 David Cotgreave

Retaining Project Managers is hard – be smart retain project management capability instead.

Retaining Project Managers is hard – be smart retain project management capability instead.

In a fairly recent ESI Talent Survey, 67% of UK executives expressed concern about losing top project talent to other organisations. It’s a statistic that I’ve meditated on quite a lot since I first read it back in December. I’ve been looking for a solution, an oasis of calm for almost seven out ten bosses, […]

 David Cotgreave

DevOps | The biggest challenge for the multisourcing sector in the next 24 months is also its biggest opportunity for growth.

DevOps | The biggest challenge for the multisourcing sector in the next 24 months is also its biggest opportunity for growth.

I believe that this is the biggest challenge for the multisourcing sector in the next 24 months but also its biggest opportunity for growth and a real opportunity to showcase what it does best – delivering results faster, cheaper and better. Gartner says that by 2016, DevOps will evolve from a Niche to a Mainstream […]

 David Cotgreave

Could A Fresh Pair Of Eyes Provide A Clear View Of Your Future IT Business Needs?

Could A Fresh Pair Of Eyes Provide A Clear View Of Your Future IT Business Needs?

Can you remember how your IT infrastructure looked a decade ago? IT staff busy plugging cables into network switches by day and pulling all-nighters to upgrade systems and swap over hard-drives while their colleagues slept blissfully unaware. If, for example, you have migrated any part of your operation to the cloud – how different is […]

 David Cotgreave

Give your IT Projects a sporting chance. Make Project Management as a Service the first name on your team sheet.

Give your IT Projects a sporting chance. Make Project Management as a Service the first name on your team sheet.

Dan Yurman, Senior Project Manager at Affinity, Inc. has written an intelligent LinkedIn blog about the pros and cons of Project Management as a Service. I particularly like his elevator pitch for the concept which he says ‘offers cost containment, control in delivery of projects with dedicated PM professionals. You get fast ramp up to […]

 David Cotgreave

Project Managers Must Develop “Executive Habits” To Get Greater Business Project Outcomes

Project Managers Must Develop “Executive Habits” To Get Greater Business Project Outcomes

IT Projects facilitate fulfilment of business strategy, they are the wheels of organisational change and the grease that makes them turn smoothly and most crucially, how they are executed can be the difference between failure and success – or m ore positively between success and the kind of success that gives you a real advantage […]

 Jean-Pierre Ullmo

Changepoint Launches Gartner ‘Cool Vendor’, barometerIT, In Europe

Changepoint Launches Gartner ‘Cool Vendor’, barometerIT, In Europe

Leading SaaS solution for integrated portfolio planning and analysis to form major tenet of Changepoint’s new Business Execution Management Platform

Changepoint, a leading provider of business execution management solutions, is launching barometerIT, an innovative SaaS-based solution for enterprise portfolio management (EPM), in Europe. barometerIT enables organizations to accelerate business and IT transformation initiatives and better align strategy with execution in real time as updates and changes occur. The barometerIT solution is an integral part of […]

 Adrian Dooley

New comparative glossary from Praxis

New comparative glossary from Praxis

Praxis, the free on-line framework for managing projects, programmes and portfolios, has now launched its comparative glossary of P3 Management terms. The first edition compares and explains terminology from PRINCE2TM, the PMBoK® guide, ISO21500, the APM Body of Knowledge and Praxis. It also includes hundreds of common project management terms. Future editions will include other […]

 Lindsay Scott

Full programme announced at Project Challenge 6th-7th October 2015

Full programme announced at Project Challenge 6th-7th October 2015

The full programme of presentations and seminars has been released from Project Challenge today. Project Challenge is premier expo show for the project management in the UK and takes place at Kensington Olympia in London on the 6th and 7th October, 2015. Registration for the event is free and features over 40 presentations from industry […]

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