PMO Challenges

Brief posting today – highlighting research from 2010 (which is still valid today) on the challenges facing organisations looking to implement a Project Management Office – and for those looking to maintain and keep a PMO. 

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On October 1, 2012, posted in: Project by

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Clarion and PMI UK (Scotland) Embarks on Major Research Project

The PMI UK Regional Committee in Scotland is teaming up with project management specialists, Clarion Consulting to embark on a research exercise into project management practices in Scottish organisations.  With one one-fifth of the world’s GDP being spent on projects this year, our survey aims to uncover the trends and developments in this important discipline.  […]

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On January 18, 2010, posted in: blog, Project, Strategy, Value Management by

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Improving/extending project management capability was ranked last out of 10 priorities in Clarion’s 2009 research into project management practices in Irish Organisations.

Improving project management capability was listed behind ‘Reducing IT/Enterprise costs’, ‘Managing Change Initiatives’ and ‘Launching new products or services’ – despite the fact that all of these initiatives require a mature project management capability in order to be delivered successfully and to return value to the business. How is project management perceived in your organisation? […]

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On December 8, 2009, posted in: blog, Project, Strategy by

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37% of Irish organisations rate their project management capability as Very Good or Excellent – do you agree?

Results from Clarion’s 2009 research into project management practices in Irish Organisations shows that 37% of organisations rate their own project management capability as Very Good or Excellent. This is down from 44% in 2008! Do you feel this is a correct representation of project management capability in Ireland and/or in your organisation? Additional information […]

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On December 1, 2009, posted in: Strategy by

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