Fresh Look – Is a series of articles taking a look at common topics to try to come up with some new ideas and insight into problems that seem to repeat themselves across many organisations. In a world of information overload, it is very easy to lose sight of what matters, and that makes the vision […]
MSP Survival Guide for Senior Responsible Owners has been written specifically for the SRO, full of helpful advice to make your hectic life easier There are many reasons why programmes fail, but failure to grasp the scale of the change being delivered and weak leadership of the programme teams are often contributing factors. As they […]
Fresh Look: Is a series of articles taking a look at common topics to try to come up with some new ideas and insight into problems that seem to repeat themselves across many organisations. Is your programme exhibiting any of these characteristics? Project issues dominate the programme board Unidentified risks start to materialise a bit too […]
This is a really interesting article posted on the NAO blog that looks at the major lessons from programmes and projects in the last few years. A systematic look at major programmes The depressing thing is that most of the causes of failure are really well known and documented and yet we still keep making […]
Fresh Look: Is a series of articles take a look at common topics and try to come up with some new ideas and insight into problems that seem to repeat themselves across many organisationsWelcome to our article on the touchy subject of business cases, touchy because so many project and programmes fail to deliver to their […]
One of our team recently dialled in to this new webinar from APM delivered by Eileen Roden and Simon George. The webinar shows you how the PMO function has been accounted for in the new framework and demonstrates how the framework: Enables you to identify strengths and development needs to support your career progression Provides you with […]
This article outlines the key concepts of programme management, the principal roles and themes that make programmes distinctive from portfolios and projects. Click here to read.
“Many of the things you can count, don’t count. Many of the things you can’t count, really count” – Albert Einstein How very true this is, programmes and projects rarely report on the things that really matter, like benefits realisation and stakeholder satisfaction – Albert must have been thinking of MSP® when he wrote that!!
The Aspire Europe directors would like to publicly congratulate our young team for their hard work studying for the industry qualifications. All have now achieved PRINCE2, MSP and P3O foundation through self study. Well done team