By J. Kent Crawford
The moment variation of this award-winning reference presents step by step directions for constructing and maturing a undertaking administration workplace (PMO). Concise and straightforward to learn, The Strategic venture place of work, moment Edition covers the 4 basic components of information and perform in regards to the PMO: governance and portfolio administration, source optimization, organizational switch, and function measurement.
Winner of the 2001 David I. Cleland venture administration Literature Award from the undertaking administration Institute, the 1st version brought the concept that of PMO as a strategic source. This moment variation provides reporting on state-of-the-art examine at the prestige and roles of today’s PMO, highlights top practices, and contains case reports of award-winning PMOs. It explores a few of the facets of making plans and enforcing the strategic PMO and gives readers with an evaluate version for measuring PMO perform maturity.
New in the moment Edition:
- New and up to date info at the use of collaborative and social media instruments in venture administration
- New chapters on venture Portfolio administration and aligning tasks and strategy
- New info on utilizing the Strategic venture workplace as a technique administration center
- Updated content material that displays the newest model of the PMBOK® Guide
- A CD-ROM with time-saving templates and varieties
The first variation has been the basis for far of my wondering initiative administration, and the second one version takes proposal management to a brand new point. Crawford leverages years of expertise to extra increase an already first-class source. the 1st variation of The Strategic undertaking Office sits at the best shelf of my bookcase. I’m yes that the second one version may have the same satisfaction of position … while I haven’t loaned it out to individuals of my staff as homework.
―Paul Ritchie, PMP, Director, worldwide PMO, Mead Johnson nutrients, Inc.
Praise for the Award-Winning First Edition:
… offers a primer that's first-of-a-kind and best-of-class. learn it. study its classes. observe them. enhance your company, your tasks, and your worldwide competitiveness.
―PM community, Books in Focus