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Insights | 07 September 2017

When is a Transformation not a Transformation? When is a transformation not a transformation? When it’s a turnaround, says, Derek Quayle, COO at PM-Partners. And with this, we must acknowledge Qantas as poster-child for a turnaround in Australia, but proudly, also as a shining example globally. Many market sectors are facing disruption and change, none more so than the ...

Insights | 06 September 2017

Projects by definition are unique. As a result, challenges to projects and project management can initially seem many and varied – but are they? What are common challenges faced by organisations large and small, private and public, in the pursuit of successful projects? 7 Common Challenges In (or out of) control? Are we using the right documents for the project without ...

Insights | 05 September 2017

The term DevOps is appearing more and more in the agile conversation mix. So, what really is DevOps? Why do we need to consider DevOps? Is it for our organisation? Is it for me?  ‘DevOps’ was first coined in 2008 at an Agile Conference; a concatenation of the words ‘Developers’ and ‘Operations’. But why? Well, let’s face it, in many organisations IT development ...

Insights | 05 September 2017

Is your PMO building a business or simply pushing process? Don’t worry if you mentally raised a hand at the second part of that question. You are not alone. At a recent Agile conference in the UK, this issue was tackled head on and panelists urged PMO leaders to “act like a CEO” and drive true experimentation. In other words, enable, not control. Taking the above ...

Insights | 05 September 2017

Projects by definition are unique. As a result, challenges to projects and project management can initially seem many and varied – but are they? What are common challenges faced by organisations large and small, private and public, in the pursuit of successful projects? 7 Common Challenges In (or out of) control? Are we using the right documents for the project without ...

Insights | 05 September 2017

As a Foundation member of the Australian Transformation and Turnaround Association (AusTTA) launched earlier this year, we applaud its goals to bring some structure and support to those working in and around this discipline. And I say discipline, because I am delighted that AusTTA is developing a post-MBA advanced course with ANU which will entitle members to be a Fellow of ...

Insights | 02 August 2017

Ken Sheargold, CEO, PM-Partners group Thank you to everyone - almost one hundred of you from both public and private sector organisations who came to our quarterly OnTarget seminar in Sydney last week. We discussed experiences in Transformation Leadership, lessons learnt and provided key take aways to successfully transform an organisation. The standing room only event was an ...

Insights | 31 July 2017

You might have noticed a growing trend: if you have a good idea, someone seems to say, ‘Put it up on the board’ or ‘Grab a sticky note and put it on the Kanban board for all to see.’ Now that sounds great, but what next? Is that really what this Kanban hype is all about? I’m not disagreeing that visualisation is powerful; in fact, visualisation is one of the core ...

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