Project Management Contractors in the Public Sector

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Following the release of Arras People’s latest report on the Impact of IR35 on the Project Management Domain, we delve a little deeper with the project management contractors who have been working in the public sector since the introduction of the Off-Payroll Workers Regulation in April this year. We wanted to find out how the …

Off-Payroll Worker Legislation (IR35) in the Private Sector

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The Autumn budget statement by the Chancellor Philip Hammond (22nd November 2017) delivered some good news for those fearing that he would announce that the Off-Payroll worker legislation would be rolled-out to the Private sector. There was great concern amongst many stakeholders that the Government would ignore all the lobbying and press ahead with the …

The Impact of IR35 in the Project Management Domain

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During the early weeks of November, Arras People ran a survey to see if we could better understand how the changes to the Off-Payroll Workers legislation (IR35) which were introduced into the Public sector in April 2017 have impacted project management practitioners; we also asked practitioners working in the Private how they feel it could …

Plotting a Course for Work and Resource Management Success

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In this guest blog, Esther from Planview talks about a new whitepaper focused on resource management in VUCA environments – digital transformation. Like it or not, we are surrounded by a world of digital transformation. The rapid innovation—from cloud computing to AI to IoT—is making waves that require a new management mindset and a broader …

Five Professions That Make Great Project Co-ordinators

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I recently held a project management careers clinic with someone who was wanting to get into a project management role. They were looking to get into an entry-level position – something like a Project Co-ordinator, Project Support, PMO or an Assistant Project Manager. It got me thinking about all the people I’ve spoken to over …

The Top Five Project Management Certifications in the UK

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Follow the link below for the latest update to this Blog Post The Top Project Management Certifications in the UK – 2019 In this post we provide an overview of the 5 most popular certification courses in the UK Project managers are in high demand throughout the world. The UK is no different. According to …

The Top Five Project Management Certifications in the UK – 2017

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Follow the link below for the latest update to this Blog Post The Top Project Management Certifications in the UK – 2019 In this post we provide an overview of the 5 most popular certification courses in the UK Project managers are in high demand throughout the world. The UK is no different. According to …

3 Tips for Optimising Your Project Plan

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Today’s post is a guest article from Deltek, they’re part of Arras People’s project management software directory and always have good insights to share when it comes to the technical aspects of project management, in this case project planning. What’s the topic du jour? Optimising, optimising and optimising some more. That’s right – today we’re …