Forward Thinking

PMO Insights


Forward Thinking

PMO Insights


Raison D'Etré

PMO Wisdom


With years of industry experience, this site brings together the best from PMO Ninjas around the world

Human First. PMO Second


Focused on understanding PMO People and the skills for success now and in the future

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Recent Media

Dr PMO MD (Mending Dilemmas)


A regular video blog exploring questions submitted by PMO Practitioners; advice and tips on how to deal with  dilemmas affecting real PMOs Read more

Smart, Pure and Clear – The New Objectives?


 Our VUCA world is demanding more and more from our projects and programmes. The adage of developing SMART objectives no longer works for some PMOs with their eye on the wider picture. Read more

PMO Case Study - Dyson Technologies


This case study showcases the real value that focusing on the capability of our PMO People can have in organisations. A global implementation focused on people first, then technology and process. Read more

Think Differently About Your PMO Sales Pitch


 After listening to one of the podcasts from PMI hosted by Oren Klaff, Author of Pitch Anything and an investment banker,  I could start to see a pattern that could be applied to PMO.  Read more

Generation Z: The PMO Trekkies



Following on from my recent article covering the experience of working with a one-generation PMO; the youngest generation, PMO has been at the forefront of my mind and research. Read more

Generation SWOT: The GenZ Conundrum


 Are our Young PMOs Threatening or Strengthening our Organisations?  Recently I trained a PMO team made up solely of Generation Z allowed an insight into how our teams could be different in the future. Read more

PMO Hierarchy of Needs


 followed on from the introduction of the Wellingtone PMO Principles; with a view on the needs of PMO when considered against the well-known concept of a hierarchy of needs. Read more

Decoding the Green Book


We get to regularly discuss the benefits of practices that a large proportion of people don’t know about. One example of this is the HM Treasury Green Book. Read more

The Wellingtone PMO Principles


 Once upon a time someone told me that a good PMO is the conscience of the organisation; making sure that change that impacts the people is treated fairly and in the right spirit. Read more