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The Importance of Training in Earnest

Any output from any Project and Portfolio Management (PPM) tool is only as good as the information and data that you input. The importance of training is vital to all projects, programmes and portfolios in order to ensure Efficiency, Consistency and Quality. Training is important because it results in fewer mistakes and a better final …

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Do you REALLY need a Project Manager?

So many requirements that we see at Arras People start off with “I’m looking for a Project Manager”; however after learning more about the context of the role i.e., what do you need this person to actually do; it often transpires that a project manager is not needed at all – in fact, the role …

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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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Project Management Q&A: How Do I Develop My Leadership Skills?

I’d like to focus on my self-development this year, especially on the leadership side. Where would you recommend I start? With the leadership side of the Talent Triangle it’s all these behavioural skills like influencing, negotiation, team building and so on. There are specific training courses for all these aspects however I would urge you …

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