Category: Project Consulting

Project Consulting

PRINCE2® & PMBOK® – Complementary rather than in competition

A lot of debate is generated about which of PRINCE2® and PMBOK® is the best, as if they are in competition.  An excellent case can however be made for organisations to use the two approaches together to complement one another’s strengths and weaknesses.  By using both PRINCE2® and PMBOK®, the project managers are using the best project management approaches from both worlds. Essentially...

A Project Management Office – What & Why?

A Project Management Office can significantly improve the delivery of projects for an organization. Surveys show that organizations with PMO’s have higher performance measures than those without PMO’s and that reporting, monitoring and controlling, and the use of templates and methodologies rank high in PMO functions. Given the appropriate governance, it can improve communication, establish an enterprise standard for project...