Here are some of my favourite, go-to practitioner resources
Training & Development
For Lindsay Scott, PMO Learning felt like a natural progression – “Eileen Roden is the best PMO trainer in the UK and I just love getting people together to enjoy good quality learning experiences. Can’t wait to bring everything Eileen and I have always wanted from a training organisation – coupled with our total focus on PMO – to the UK market.” Read their full stories here
OnlinePMCourses is the creation of Dr Mike Clayton – one of the most successful and in-demand project management trainers in the UK. He is a prolific blogger, contributor to ProjectManager.com and Project (the journal of the Association for Project Management – APM), and author of 13 best-selling books, including five about project management. Mike was a successful project leader, as a consulting Senior Manager with the London office of Deloitte.
The Major Project Knowledge Hub aims to improve major project initiation, delivery and innovation through the sharing of knowledge and good practice as defined by an active, global user community. This supports the Major Project Association’s mission to improve the initiation and delivery of major projects through interaction of members from all sectors in sharing experience, knowledge and ideas.
PMO Flashmob is a networking and community group for the PMO profession, open to anyone interested in Portfolio, Programme and Project Offices.
Set up in 2013, PMO Flashmob hosts events which bring together PMO practitioners in different locations across the UK.
The Project Data Analytics community is dedicated to exploring and sharing how to leverage big data, machine learning and AI within a project, programme and portfolio environment.
The Digital Project Manager is the home of digital project management inspiration, how-to guides, tips, tricks, tools, funnies, training, and jobs. We provide project management guidance for the digital wild west where crazy clients, tiny budgets and stupid deadlines reign supreme.
A Girl’s Guide to Project Management aims to provide some direction in the world of project management by offering news, opinion and coverage of the many project management events that happen in the UK.
Check out the Mastering Business Analysis podcast. Each episode brings you valuable, actionable content to improve your business analysis skills. Whether you’re a Business Analyst, Project Manager, Product Owner, or anyone else who performs analysis, you’ll find that each episode has tips and effective practices to level up your skills.
John McIntyre is a PMO leader and dab-hand at setting up and managing successful PMOs that provide quantifiable value for money, and delivering projects that achieve business outcomes.