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2020 Project Management Benchmark Report – Available Now!

After a busy few weeks dissecting and formatting the data collected from our recent survey, we are pleased to announce that our 15th edition of the Arras People Project Management Benchmark Report (PMBR) is now ready to share. As ever the greatest thanks go to all those practitioners who took the time to complete our …

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How to “Brexit Proof” Your Project Strategy

In early November DADA Enterprises sponsored an event in the Project Leader Resource Club series. The event’s title of “How to ‘Brexit-Proof’ your Project Strategy before December 14th 2018” provided a clear picture of the key strategies you should employ in order to best prepare for Brexit. DADA has provided a free Ebook detailing the …

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Agile Portfolio Management

When I first heard about the Agile Business Consortium working on a new pocketbook about Agile Portfolio Management early in 2017 I was intrigued. Is there a place for Agile at portfolio level? Is this just another level within a project organisation to get the Agile ‘treatment’ or is there some new insights that could …

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Book Review – Managing Project Uncertainty

Few quotes from Managing Project Uncertainty resonate nearly as well with the modern project manager as Field Marshal Helmuth von Moltke’s ‘No plan survives contact with the enemy’ (pg. 28). It compares favourably to the more recent advice of that great sage, Mike Tyson: “Everyone has a plan ’til they get punched in the mouth.” …

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