Managing Your Portfolio – Leaping those “Change” Moments

As PMO Portfolio, Programs, and Projects struggle to get the most out of their IT resources, capacity management and risk management issues essentially start rearing their heads once the portfolio is in the execution phase. …

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Managing Your Portfolio – Leaping those “Change” Moments Managing Your Portfolio – Leaping those “Change” Moments

As PMO Portfolio, Programs, and Projects struggle to get the most out of their IT resources, capacity management and risk management issues essentially start rearing their heads once the portfolio is in the execution phase. …

“Oh No!” – Is Your Portfolio Starting to Spiral? “Oh No!” – Is Your Portfolio Starting to Spiral?

As the year has started and the final month of the 1st quarter quickly approaches, you have probably looked at your IT Portfolio Report and noted that your risk items from your risk register have …

Risk Management on the go…. Risk Management on the go….

Proud to continue teaching Project Management (PMBOK) to our future project managers candidates this weekend ..Topic: Risk Management!

A Recipe to Avoid PM & Execs Meltdowns… A Recipe to Avoid PM & Execs Meltdowns…

Sports teams often find the perfect recipe for success through trial and error. Once found, it’s hard to change until a new challenge comes along or the chemistry of the team changes due to a …

Interesting Phrases Interesting Phrases

Below are interesting phrases I found useful as a leader.
-The reason people use the phrase “It doesn’t feel right” is because they don’t have language for it. Thus, this what we call “It’s a gut …

Increase your Project Success Rate Increase your Project Success Rate

It’s a reality according to the stats (see project success chart) that the project success rate is eye opening and disappointing particularly when you look at the causes why projects fail in the first place. …

SoTeC – Southland Technology Conference

Check out one of this year’s exciting Panel Discussion:
“How to get ROI out of implementing ITIL processes”
The ITIL panel members will present their best and worst implementation stories, and discuss the Top 10 best ways …

Chart of the day Chart of the day

The adoption of iPads continues to amaze. This chart from Kleiner Perkins’ Mary Meeker shows how quickly people have purchased iPads compared to iPhones and iPods.
Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/chart-of-the-day-ipad-domination-2012-5#ixzz1wsiKbCeS
 
http://www.businessinsider.com/chart-of-the-day-ipad-domination-2012-5

Managing Offshore Teams Managing Offshore Teams

The OrangeCounty.com site was launched October 7, 2010 through the effort of our offshore team in Egypt.  How did it go so smoothly, we’ll I’ll share a secret with you; Google Docs and Skype babie!
For …

Will You Perform? Will You Perform?

Everyone at some point in our lives comes across a circumstance where your services are required to perform on a particular task.  The  question is, will you be ready for it and are you up …