Published 06 Sep 2017
To take Bill Clinton strategist James Carville’s famous quotation and apply it to the world of project management: “It’s the benefits and value, stupid!” But as Dr. Harold Kerzner of IIL revealed in a recent AXELOS webinar , 70% of companies fail to achieve the bene...
Methodologies|Project management|Requirements|Roles|Strategic objectives|Value
Published 24 Nov 2017
A project doesn’t end with delivery but with the realization of its benefits to the business. So why is corporate strategy still not being fully communicated to the project team and what steps need to be taken to ensure that it is? Without a clear understanding of corpora...
Communication|Frameworks|PRINCE2|Project management|Strategic objectives|Strategy execution
Published 08 Aug 2017
During this session, Dr. Kerzner walks you through the evolution of project management from 2.0 to 3.0 and the impact this has had on the industry.
Published 08 May 2018
For many project managers, their role in Benefits Realization is viewed as 'not my job' or out of scope for their role. This attitude will be the death of the 'old school' project manager in a world that is much more socially conscious and holds people accountable for the...
Agile|Benefits realization|Business Relationship Management|ITIL|Methodologies|PRINCE2|Project management|Value
Published 27 Feb 2015
Published 03 Oct 2017
What is effective project and programme governance and why is it important to define and establish governance arrangements for success and the realization of benefits? T he focus of many organizations , particularly in the public sector, is how to reduce the cost of opera...
Behaviour|Project and Programme Management (PPM)|Requirements|Roles|Stakeholder management
Published 14 Feb 2018
Are you getting the very best from your PRINCE2 ® best practice knowledge? Sometimes, it’s useful to have a handy reminder of the key points you need to think about at any stage in a PRINCE2 project. My AXELOS has created a series of templates covering the bre...
Benefits realization|Change management|PRINCE2|Project management|Requirements|Roles
Published 26 Oct 2018
0.5 CPD Points
This White Paper discusses the business benefits that organizations can attain by adopting a structured, controlled, repeatable and robust project management method.
Benefits realization|Business solutions|Capabilities|PRINCE2|Project and programme delivery|Project management|Stakeholder management
Published 11 Sep 2018
0.5 CPD Points
This White Paper looks at the business challenge of today and how P3O can help in the climate of cost cutting and efficiency targets with delivering the change portfolio more effectively.
Benefits realization|Best practice|Business solutions|P3O|Portfolio Management|Requirements
Published 09 Oct 2018
In this case study, Intrinsic shows how the benefits of ITIL are self-evident, and the principles behind it support a function that operates well and adapts to the ever-changing world of business.
Adopt and Adapt|Benefits realization|Continual Service Improvement (CSI)|Frameworks|IT Service Management (ITSM)|ITIL|Senior management commitment
Published 16 Aug 2016
ITIL ® and ISO/IEC 20000, the international standard for service management, have enjoyed a long and mutually supportive relationship. ISO/IEC 20000 is currently being revised for the third time, with an increased focus on Service Integration (SIAM), governance and manag...
Governance|IT Service Management (ITSM)|ITIL|Processes|Requirements|Value
Published 30 Nov 2018
How does an organization instil the required discipline to align portfolios and hold itself to account? Step 1: Business forecast New market opportunities drive strategic change . This means the first step should be to look at what kind of an organization you need to b...
Benefits realization|Business information management|Portfolio management|Programme management|Project and programme management (PPM)|Project management|Strategic objectives|Strategy execution
Published 05 Apr 2019
This paper outlines how a different approach to the implementation and development of ITSM tools can help IT organizations reap their many potential benefits.
Benefits realization|IT service management (ITSM)|IT services|IT transformation|ITIL|Processes
Published 11 Sep 2018
The project used PRINCE2 Agile to develop a cloud and desktop-based building information modelling (BIM) solution for subsurface investigation.
Behaviour|Cloud services|Collaboration|PRINCE2 Agile|Processes
Published 19 May 2017
Sue Taylor examines the importance of the blueprint in programmes and within AXELOS’ Managing Successful Programmes (MSP ® ) best practice guidance. By implementing change through a programme , an organization is trying to achieve a better future. That starts with a pr...
Capabilities|MSP|Programme management|Project and programme delivery|Requirements|Vision
Published 21 Dec 2018
P3O describes how to build effective governance structures for managing portfolios, programmes and projects. Find out about P3O best practice here.
Published 21 Jun 2018
With continuing digital disruption, customer-focused organizations today more than ever need a portfolio-centred approach to both strategic planning and product delivery. An effective P3O model for any organization therefore seeks to build on, and better coordinate, the cont...
Portfolio Management|Project planning|Strategy execution
Published 16 Jun 2017
AXELOS’ research project – The Future Project Management Professional – found that project managers’ roles will evolve to become more strategic within their organizations. In fact, 90% recognized the need for a much stronger strategic vision that aligns with the overa...
Capabilities|CPD|MSP|PRINCE2|PRINCE2 Agile|Project management|Strategy execution|Value
Published 10 Aug 2018
The discipline of project management is evolving rapidly, but what does this mean for the project manager? Lisa Hodges, principal consultant at Cornerstone Service Management, explains why the future belongs to project manager 2.0. At a recent conference one of my fello...
Agile|Benefits realization|Collaboration|Communication|PRINCE2|Project management|Skills
Published 12 Mar 2019
MoP portfolio management certifications from AXELOS include Foundation & Practitioner training courses & exams. Discover more about the qualifications here.
Certification|Examinations|MoP|MoP Foundation|MoP Practitioner|Portfolio Management|Qualifications
Published 30 Mar 2015
IT Programme Manager
Published 22 Sep 2017
In the world of best practice frameworks there is a risk that people jump on the latest thing, believing a particular framework is the answer to all their problems. As a species it seems we chase the one, universal quick-fix that doesn’t exist! As an expert who’s been worki...
Published 13 Feb 2019
With the digital disruption of markets, regulation and a need to maintain competitive edge creating a vision of a future organization, along with having an effective vehicle to deliver that, is absolutely crucial today. Organizations may achieve good project management pr...
MSP|PRINCE2|Professional development|Programme management|Project and programme delivery|Project and programme management (PPM)|Project management
Published 17 Sep 2018
Digital transformation offers organizations the potential to compete, stay relevant and reduce the cost of delivering services to customers and running business processes. IT service management (ITSM) provides a structured process, approach and common language along wit...
Benefits realization|Digital transformation|Governance|IT service management (ITSM)|ITIL|Processes|Training
Published 05 Nov 2018
0.5 CPD Points
The 2011 version gave us an opportunity to give facelifts to the content of three important chapters clarifying and improving some of the concepts introduced in 2007.
Benefits realization|Best practice|Frameworks|MSP|Programme management|Project and programme delivery|Project and programme management (PPM)