22 Nov, 2020

075: Give Yourself a Break

2021-01-03T17:38:51-05:00November 22nd, 2020|Building a PMO, Laura's PMO Articles Only, PMO Practices, Professional Skills|

Welcome to the PMO Strategies Podcast + Blog, where PMO leaders become IMPACT Drivers! PMI Talent Triangle: Leadership Wow. What a year’ it’s been. I am certain that no matter what your plans were in January of this year, they were disrupted in some pretty big ways with the events that have taken place this year. A lot of us have been stressed beyond our normal levels of stress we face when bringing change to organizations. AND I just want to say you’ve got this AND you’re not alone. This [...]

1 Nov, 2020

072: Top Skills for PMO and PM Leaders with Elise Stevens

2021-01-03T17:38:55-05:00November 1st, 2020|Building a PMO, Laura's PMO Articles Only, PMO Practices, Professional Skills|

Welcome to the PMO Strategies Podcast + Blog, where PMO leaders become IMPACT Drivers! PMI Talent Triangle: Strategic and Business Management Hey there, IMPACT Driver! Before the chaos of 2020, there were changes in the air with our roles in the Project Management industry. Business leaders were beginning to expect more out of their project teams and those that were the most successful in the eyes of their business leaders had a seat at the table in driving not just outputs on projects, but the outcomes needed for the organization [...]

27 Sep, 2020

067: The Missing Secret to Project Manager Development

2021-01-03T17:38:56-05:00September 27th, 2020|Podcast, Professional Skills|

Welcome to the PMO Strategies Podcast + Blog, where PMO leaders become IMPACT Drivers! PMI Talent Triangle: Strategic and Business Management Hi, IMPACT Drivers! This is a riveting episode with Scott Payne, President of PM Master Prep.  Scott and I dive deep into how the best organizations design their training programs for maximum impact.  We will explain how the best organizations abandon the traditional off-the-shelf training approach and follow a more agile, engaged approach.  What you learn here will help you create a more focused, impactful, and sustainable project management team.  [...]

12 Jul, 2020

056: Elevating Your PM Career with David Barrett

2021-01-03T17:38:58-05:00July 12th, 2020|Podcast, Professional Skills|

Welcome to the PMO Strategies Podcast + Blog, where PMO leaders become IMPACT Drivers! My colleague and PMO IMPACT Summit David Barrett joins us today to talk about what it takes to take YOUR career to the next level. If you've been curious how your business leaders think about project management and the PMO, your role in the organization, and what they're looking for in the next generation of project leaders - the ones that will get tapped when the next big project needs to be done.  In this episode, you’ll learn: what we [...]

23 Feb, 2020

037: PMO Career Evolution

2021-02-22T13:03:21-05:00February 23rd, 2020|Building a PMO, Leadership, PMO Practices, Professional Skills|

PMI Talent Triangle: Leadership Join Laura and special guest Lindsay Scott as they share how the PMO career will evolve. Welcome to the PMO Strategies Podcast + Blog, where PMO leaders become IMPACT Drivers! This episode is sponsored by the IMPACT Inner Circle Membership program! Show Notes: Hey there, IMPACT Driver! Before we dive in, I wanted to let you know that the IMPACT Inner Circle Membership has undergone a big upgrade to make your learning and development super easy! If you want to access our hundreds of training and development resources, plus templates, [...]

3 Feb, 2020

034: The Impossible PMO®

2021-02-22T12:05:05-05:00February 3rd, 2020|Professional Skills, Uncategorized|

PMI Talent Triangle: Leadership Welcome to the PMO Strategies Podcast + Blog, where PMO leaders become IMPACT Drivers! This episode is sponsored by Project Management for Change.  Show Notes: Hey there, IMPACT Driver! Before we dive into today's podcast, I'd like to tell you a little about our sponsor, Project Management for Change. This organization is near and dear to my heart because I'm one of the Founders of this fabulous team. This episode is sponsored by Project Management for Change. Project Management for Change is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to unleash [...]

5 Jan, 2020

030: The Career Limiting Mistake You Might Be Making

2021-02-22T12:12:39-05:00January 5th, 2020|Leadership, Podcast, Professional Skills|

PMI Talent Triangle: Leadership Welcome to the PMO Strategies Podcast + Blog, where PMO leaders become IMPACT Drivers! This episode is sponsored by my upcoming workshops designed to jump start your 2020 career success. Show Notes: This episode is a perfect way to start the new year because we're talking about the biggest career limiter that might be holding you back in your career, your ultimate satisfaction with your job, and your personal success and progress in your organization. We're going to hit the reset button and cover the new year's resolution you should be focusing [...]

22 Dec, 2019

029: Women of Project Management with Asya Watkins

2021-02-22T12:14:29-05:00December 22nd, 2019|PMO Practices, Podcast, Professional Skills|

PMI Talent Triangle: Leadership Welcome to the PMO Strategies Podcast + Blog, where PMO leaders become IMPACT Drivers! This episode is sponsored by my upcoming workshops available to jump start your 2020. Show Notes: Today we are talking with Asya Watkins, a new but becoming a dear friend of mine in the project management community. Asya is the founder of Women of Project Management, the only global network connecting women and women of color in the project management industry. Don't tune out if you aren't female! This is for men too! Check out this today's episode [...]

24 Nov, 2019

025: Burnout Solutions with Beth Genly

2021-02-22T12:40:55-05:00November 24th, 2019|PMO Practices, Podcast, Professional Skills|

PMI Talent Triangle: Leadership Welcome to the PMO Strategies Podcast + Blog, where PMO leaders become IMPACT Drivers! This episode is sponsored by my free masterclass: The Gamechanging PMO Strategy Show Notes: Today we are talking about a very important topic that applies to every single one of us at some point or another. We're talking about how to avoid burnout or recover from it if you're already experiencing burnout while achieving your goals, especially your big, scary audacious goals as we start getting closer to the end of the year. There is no one better [...]