Latest blogs from AXELOS

How to remain a visible project manager in your organization

  • 19 February 2018
  • Communication, Professional development, Project management, Roles, Value
Working on assignment five days a week means it’s not always easy for project managers to 'reach back' to their own organization.

Making complex projects more profitable and predictable

  • 16 February 2018
  • Behaviour, Benefits realization, Project management, Project planning, Roles, Strategic objectives
Complex projects are characterized by a huge variety of inputs and this creates a challenging environment in which to make decisions.

PRINCE2® templates – benefits management approach

  • 14 February 2018
  • Benefits realization, Change management, PRINCE2, Project management, Requirements, Roles
In PRINCE2, the benefits management approach defines the management actions and reviews you need to ensure that the project’s outcomes are...

ITIL® Expert and ITIL® Practitioner – value in having both

  • 12 February 2018
  • Continual Service Improvement (CSI), Frameworks, ITIL Expert, ITIL Practitioner, Professional development, Value
As a consultant, ITIL gives me the framework to organize and help IT organizations deliver value to customers.

Personal data and GDPR: handing over the “car keys” with confidence

  • 09 February 2018
  • Cyber resilience, RESILIA, RESILIA Professional, Risk management, Sensitive data, Training
Handing over personal data to an organization is like lending your expensive sports car to a neighbour and trusting them to keep it safe and sound.

How and why to focus on value for customers in service management

  • 07 February 2018
  • Agile, Customer engagement, IT Service Management (ITSM), ITIL, ITIL Practitioner, Value
ITIL Practitioner features “Focus on Value” as one of its 9 Guiding Principles. Here, Adam McCullough considers the concept of value in...

7 essentials for a project, programme or portfolio dashboard

  • 05 February 2018
  • Dashboards, Governance, MoP, MSP, P3O, PRINCE2
Management dashboards are a useful tool for updating PRINCE2, MSP and MoP governance bodies on the progress of initiatives.

ITSM into 2018: framework maturity and business alignment

  • 02 February 2018
  • DevOps, Frameworks, IT Service Management (ITSM), ITIL, PRINCE2, Project management, Value
Companies in 2017 really started discovering that one ITSM solution doesn’t fit all and they need different tools for different challenges.

A 9-point career plan for project managers

  • 31 January 2018
  • Career progression, Certification, Professional development, Project management, Project planning, Skills
Project managers don’t do enough to advance their careers, even in the current climate where change is constant.

ITIL® Update: Mapping IT services with ITIL to drive business value

  • 29 January 2018
  • Customer needs, Frameworks, IT Service Management (ITSM), IT Services, ITIL, Value
30 years ago, researchers and companies used to ask: how do we harmonize IT and the business?
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