Published 02 May 2017
A key focus of the PRINCE2 2017 Update is to make it easier for individuals and organizations to adopt and tailor the world’s most-practised project management method. I’ve been helping organizations adopt and tailor PRINCE2 for over fifteen years. In truth PRINCE2 was...
Published 20 Sep 2017
As a PRINCE2 consultant, trainer and practitioner, what do I think of the PRINCE2 2017 Update ? Not wishing to be contrary but it’s great that PRINCE2 has a changed a lot, while remaining the same. What I mean is that the good things about PRINCE2 are still there while...
Best Practice|Governance|PRINCE2|Project management|Requirements|Small projects
Published 09 Jun 2017
The focus on tailoring in the PRINCE2 2017 Update is about taking only what you and your project need to ensure the right approaches are in place for success. This idea of cutting the best practice guidance down to the size you require is a crucial and useful change to ...
Agile|Best Practice|Certification|PRINCE2|Processes|Project management
Published 05 Jun 2017
Mike Babb, who is responsible for recruitment into Capita’s 4,500-strong professional services division, gives his verdict on the PRINCE2 2017 Update: Since qualifying in PRINCE2 six years ago I’ve witnessed at first hand the importance of tailoring the project managem...
Career planning|Methodologies|PRINCE2|Project Management
Published 14 Jul 2015
PRINCE2 Agile is long overdue. Though I’ve already been using PRINCE2® as a “wrapper” around agile methods, the rise of agile – post the Agile Manifesto – in relation to traditional project management is now starting to reach a level of maturity. AXELOS has done a good job...
Agile|Best Practice|Methodologies|PRINCE2|PRINCE2 Agile|Project management|Training
Published 08 May 2017
PRINCE2 can, and should, be “tailored”. That means being flexible in your use of PRINCE2 when delivering projects rather than applying the method rigidly. Unfortunately, this is something many people have struggled to grasp about PRINCE2 and, as a result, shy away from using...
Best Practice|PRINCE2|Processes|Project management|Requirements|Skills
Published 12 Jun 2017
As a PRINCE2-qualified project manager, I’ve tailored every project I’ve ever worked on. That’s why it’s great to see that the principle of tailoring runs explicitly throughout the updated PRINCE2 guidance and how it can be tailored for projects in any environment: small, ...
Agile|Certification|MSP|PRINCE2|Programme and project delivery|Project management
Published 13 Feb 2017
The PRINCE2 2017 Update arrives as organizations around the world are on a maturity curve towards achieving consistency, greater efficiencies and cost savings. This has led to a growth in organizations developing their own approaches to delivering projects based on standa...
Best Practice|Certification|Governance|PRINCE2|Project and programme delivery|Project management
Published 14 May 2015
Developing materials for PRINCE2 Agile is a true milestone in the evolution of PRINCE2®. It’s the first extension to the PRINCE2 core qualification and is based on end user feedback; we’ve listened to practitioners and organizations to understand what they need, which is ulti...
Agile|AXELOS Certified Partners|Examinations|PRINCE2 Agile|PRINCE2 Practitioner|Project & Programme Management (PPM)|Qualifications
Published 25 Aug 2015
PRINCE2 Agile is the vital next step in project management; not because PRINCE2® wasn’t already agile which, in my opinion, it was, but more because the agile movement has grown rapidly. The agile arena has simply developed so dramatically that it’s now become essential for s...
Agile|Best Practice|Methodologies|PRINCE2|PRINCE2 Agile|PRINCE2 Practitioner|Project management|Training