PMO leaders, don't be left in the dust.  While agile teams are justifiably proud of transitioning from twice a year big-bang releases to bi-monthly releases, others are already releasing multiple times per day!  Introduce yourself to DevOps with this book, The Phoenix Project, and get excited about the possibilities of ultra-effective cross-functional teamwork and short release cycles.

 

A Great PMO Doesn't Just Happen - Here's How You Can Establish the Right PMO
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Starting up a new PMO?  You're in for an exciting ride.  One thing is certain: your new PMO must address a problem that is important to your company.  Here's an approach for defining your new PMO, engaging with those whose support you will need, and getting your PMO off to a great start.  
 
Three Tips to Help IT Become a Strategic Partner to the Business
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Why do so many business leaders complain about IT?  Business Units leaders and Product Managers seem to have no shortage of legitimate criticisms of IT.  Those projects that do finish take too long and cost too much, some projects never even get started and serious business needs sometimes take months for IT to address.  IT leaders, Scrum Masters, Product Owners and Project Managers: here are three tips that can get your teams focused on the customer, deliver what is needed, and strengthen your partnership with the business.