Lindsay Scott

Just 28% of Project Managers are Happy in Their Current Job

Just 28% of Project Managers are Happy in Their Current Job

Just 28% of recently surveyed project managers said they are happy in their current jobs with 67% of project managers actively looking for a new job. Following the Office for National Statistics (ONS) news last week that pay in the UK has increased at the slowest rate on record, the Arras People report confirms low […]

 Lindsay Scott

Public Sector PM Practitioners Fear Cuts in 2014

Public Sector PM Practitioners Fear Cuts in 2014

Arras People, the project management recruitment specialists release the latest annual report on the UK’s Programme and Project Management Professionals. The report polled 2,298 permanent and contract Programme and Project Management Professionals during December 2013 and January 2014. The Project Management Benchmark Report (PMBR) 2014 shows how the UK’s economic turbulence is affecting project management […]

 Lindsay Scott

Arras People Launch Ninth Project Management Census

Arras People Launch Ninth Project Management Census

Take part in the latest Project Management Census

Now in its ninth year, Arras People’s Project Management Benchmark Report has served as the UK’s lone official declaration of the status of project management in the UK. The latest project management census which forms the basis for each new benchmark report is now open for anyone with an interest in project management to take […]

 Lindsay Scott

Project Management Career Support

Project Management Career Support

Arras People, the UK’s programme and project management recruitment and careers specialist, have just launched new career focused workshops for project managers. The workshops have been created to provide practical advice and support when it comes to job focused career development. Arras People’s Lindsay Scott; Over the last 11 years we’ve found that project practitioners […]

 Lindsay Scott

Census of the UK Project Management Market 2012-2013

Census of the UK Project Management Market 2012-2013

Project management census aims to take the pulse of the current UK project management marketplace by soliciting the views of over 2000 practitioners. Now in its eighth year the census data is used to create the Project Management Benchmark Report which becomes available in February 2013. The Benchmark Report serves as the UK’s lone official […]

 Lindsay Scott

Free Project Management Foundation & Practitioner Course

Free Project Management Foundation & Practitioner Course

Arras People, the project management recruitment business, has been celebrating 10 years of business throughout 2012 with ten prizes for ten months. With prizes already handed out worth thousands of pounds, the competition will be coming to an end in December.The competition page is available for anyone to take part. This month, November, sees the […]

 Lindsay Scott

Project Leadership Assessment – Pilot Launched

Project Leadership Assessment – Pilot Launched

Leadership in project management is ranked as the top competency for a project management professional today*. The challenge our industry now faces is just how project leadership can be defined, assessed and measured in a meaningful way. Today Arras People launched a pilot project with Goldsmiths College, London and Global Project Leaders Ltd to find […]

 Lindsay Scott

Project Management Debates and Discussions

Project Management Debates and Discussions

The APMG have just started to announce the line up for the forthcoming APMG-International Showcase event which takes place on Thursday 28th June in Central London. This free event is open to any project management professional interested in the latest best practice in project management. The Showcase brings a mix of event speakers, exhibitions and […]

 Lindsay Scott

Project Management Benchmark Report for 2012

Arras People, the project management recruitment specialists released the latest annual report on the UK’s Programme and Project Management Professionals last month. The report polled 1232 permanent and contract Programme and Project Management Professionals during January 2012. The Project Management Benchmark Report (PMBR) 2012 shows how the UK’s economic turbulence is affecting project management practitioners’ […]

 Lindsay Scott

Fancy a free APMP distance learning course?

Fancy a free APMP distance learning course?

Arras People are continuing their 10th birthday celebrations with the Ten in Ten party. They are hosting 10 great project management competitions over 10 months to celebrate 10 years in business. Last month we kicked off with one lucky project manager winning £600 of project management books. A further 10 prizes were given away to […]