Change Management in Projects: 5 Tools to help you do it

By Bernie

When I first started managing projects, change management was a very important role in large organizations. Lucky project managers had their own Business Managers for big projects. This person was responsible for integrating the project’s…

Building the Olympic Park: A PM success story

By Bernie

The Olympic Park and the new tower. Photo credit: msdeegan at FlickrLouise Hardy was the infrastructure manager for the construction work of the London Olympic and Paralympic Games. She presented at a PMI event on…

Part 4: Working together by PMs and BAs (part 1)

By Bernie

This is the final installment of the series ‘Working Together’. I’ll be discussing how to improve working relationships between business analysts and project managers. Changes in working relationships are often more about culture than specific…

Launch of P3O Guidance

By Bernie

OGC released guidance last week about managing Portfolio, Programme, and Project Offices (or P3O(r)). It was a low-key event held at a great location south of the river, right next to Tate Britain, which is…

Cultures and cabbages

By Bernie

When I was young, I resolved to never be a cabbage yakker. This is a woman who talks about cabbage prices as if they are the most important thing in the world. I know there…

Launch in the city

By Bernie

The new London women’s network group WeAreTheCity is still in existence. Their launch event was a great success. Hundreds of women waited in line at the Monument branch of House of Fraser to get a…