6 Dec, 2020

077: The Future of PPM with Andy Jordan

2021-01-03T17:48:50-05:00December 6th, 2020|PMO Practices, Project Portfolio Management|

Welcome to the PMO Strategies Podcast + Blog, where PMO leaders become IMPACT Drivers! PMI Talent Triangle: Leadership I’m super excited to bring back Andy Jordan to the podcast. Andy is President of Roffensian Consulting management consulting firm with a strong emphasis on organizational transformation, portfolio management, and PMOs. Andy and I have partnered on PMO workshops, speaking engagements, and he is a regular speaker for the PMO IMPACT Summit. I love the way he opens our eyes and minds to the ways we can drive ever-higher IMPACT in our [...]

8 Nov, 2020

073: Tying Strategy to Projects with Rani Pangam

2021-01-03T17:48:52-05:00November 8th, 2020|Building a PMO, Laura's PMO Articles Only, PMO Practices, Project Portfolio Management|

Welcome to the PMO Strategies Podcast + Blog, where PMO leaders become IMPACT Drivers! PMI Talent Triangle: Strategic and Business Management In this episode, you will learn how PMOs play a vital role in tying strategy to business value realization. As we transition to the “new normal” of a pandemic, companies are shifting focus from cost optimization to value optimization. I'm joined by Rani Pangam who is Head of PMO, Enterprise Agile Transformation and Organizational Change CoE at ServiceNow, where she has gained extensive experience leading strategic initiatives like Managed [...]

13 Sep, 2020

065: The Portfolio Management Dream with Rick Morris

2021-01-03T17:48:53-05:00September 13th, 2020|Podcast, Project Portfolio Management|

Welcome to the PMO Strategies Podcast + Blog, where PMO leaders become IMPACT Drivers! PMI Talent Triangle: Leadership Hi, IMPACT Drivers! Today I’m talking to Rick Morris about the portfolio management dream. You hold the keys to your organization's strategy delivery when you have a portfolio management practice in place. So, how do you get there in a way that makes it a dream come true instead of a nightmare? In this episode, you’ll learn: Why Rick calls it "a dream" and if it's actually doable the barriers to portfolio management you must [...]

2 Aug, 2020

059: Agile PPM with Tim Short

2021-01-03T17:48:55-05:00August 2nd, 2020|Podcast, Project Portfolio Management|

Welcome to the PMO Strategies Podcast + Blog, where PMO leaders become IMPACT Drivers! PMI Talent Triangle: Strategic and Business Management This is a fun episode with Tim Short, Senior Vice President of Global Operations for KeyedIn. Tim and I talk about our long histories in PMOs and project management and the evolution we've seen for PMOs and project management. Back in the 90s, we saw projects managed in a much more step-by-step approach. Today, organizations must embrace organizational agility and learn to shift quickly as the needs of our customers are shifting. This [...]

25 Aug, 2019

012: Realizing the Potential Value of PPM with Lee Lambert

2021-02-22T12:53:34-05:00August 25th, 2019|PMO Practices, Podcast, Project Portfolio Management|

PMI Talent Triangle: Leadership Welcome to the PMO Strategies Podcast + Blog, where PMO leaders become IMPACT Drivers! Today, we are talking to one of my favorite people in the entire world, Lee Lambert. Lee and I go way back to my early career as a board member of PMI chapters, around 2004. Lee is one of the founders of the PMP, and a PMI fellow, with over 50 years of experience. That's right, five zero years of experience. He has held executive level positions and provided management consulting support to companies such as IBM, Motorola, General [...]

11 Aug, 2019

010: Project Portfolio Management and the Role of the PMO with Andy Jordan

2021-02-22T12:54:30-05:00August 11th, 2019|PMO Practices, Podcast, Project Portfolio Management|

PMI Talent Triangle: Strategic and Business Management Welcome to the PMO Strategies Podcast + Blog, where PMO leaders become IMPACT Drivers! Today we are talking about how we can best incorporate the best of project portfolio management into what the PMO does. Especially from a services and capability perspective.  I am honored to have a guest with me that I consider a friend and a colleague and one of my favorite thought leaders in this space, Andy Jordan. Andy is the president  of Roffensian Consulting S.A., a Honduras based management consulting firm with fabulous views of the [...]