Systems: MS Project and Project Server update

For those waiting on Project and Project Server updates, there is a new “October Cumulative Update” (fixes) available for Project and Project Server: Cumulative update packages for the 2007 Microsoft Office core suite applications and for 2007 Microsoft Office servers: October 28, 2008 KB: 958847:     http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958847 Description of the Project 2007 hotfix package […]

Article: Being a CPO in a BPR environment

Article: Chief Project Officer in a Business Process Reingineering environment New CPO’s are often created as part of re-engineering the processes of the organization.  It’s a tough place to start because the impetus for changing the business’s processes are already well underway and yet ripe with opportunities to make a dramatic change in the way […]

Article: The human factor

Article: The human factor A chief project officer isn’t just about numbers and analysis, they also have to consider how any change in the project management process will be received by those it affects.  This article describes a case study of a large retailer and how trying to implement Project Portfolio Management (PPM) was resisted […]