Book: Managing succesfull programmes, OGC

Description Combining rigour and flexibility, MSP helps all organisations – public sector and private, large and small – achieve successful outcomes from their programme management time and time again.With change a pressing reality for all organisations, successful programme management has never been more vital to success. Organisations must respond as new processes or services are …

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Book: Managing succesfull programmes, OGC

Description Combining rigour and flexibility, MSP helps all organisations – public sector and private, large and small – achieve successful ...

Business Benefits: OGC Update

The area of benefits realisation is frequently glossed over in favour of other areas of project management. During project initiation, the structure is put in place, the budget is approved and often vague benefits are documented in the business case. Once the money is spent there are little effective mechanisms in place to track how …

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Business Benefits: OGC Update

The area of benefits realisation is frequently glossed over in favour of other areas of project management. During project initiation, ...

GOV: Business Case

Business Case The programme’s Business Case provides the vital test of the viability of the programme. It should be used ...

Overview of Sample MSP Exams (updated)

Check these free MSP exam samples – So you’ve prepared yourself for your MSP exam. All you need to do now is find some MSP questions to practise the exam. Ofcourse you can go to a MSP ATO, pay a couple of hundred euro’s for exam training. But another option is to test yourself with …

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Overview of Sample MSP Exams (updated)

Check these free MSP exam samples – So you’ve prepared yourself for your MSP exam. All you need to do ...

Advertise with healthcheck-online.com

Advertise with Healthcheck-online.com Healthcheck-online.com has a growing number of visitors that are interested in: project management, programme management or service managent. An unique group of visitors looking for your products. Healthcheck-online.com offers multiple ways for advertisers to put themselves in front of a targeted audience. We sell Ads in 30 day blocks through Paypal and automatically …

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Advertise with healthcheck-online.com

Advertise with Healthcheck-online.com Healthcheck-online.com has a growing number of visitors that are interested in: project management, programme management or service ...

Survey: Are you preparing for a MSP exam?

I just started this MSP weblog and it doesn’t get as many pageviews as my Prince2 weblog but the numbers ...

MSP web log open for business ;-)

Last week I’ve started a programme management course called “Managing successful programmes”. The reason to do this? It felt natural ...

Business Benefits: OGC Update

The area of benefits realisation is frequently glossed over in favour of other areas of project management. During project initiation, the structure is put in place, the budget is approved and often vague benefits are documented in the business case. Once the money is spent there are little effective mechanisms in place to track how …

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Business Benefits: OGC Update

The area of benefits realisation is frequently glossed over in favour of other areas of project management. During project initiation, ...

GOV: Quality Management

Quality Management Quality management in a programme ensures that stakeholders are satisfied that their planned benefits have the best chance ...

GOV: Business Case

Business Case The programme’s Business Case provides the vital test of the viability of the programme. It should be used ...

GOV: Risk Management and Issue Resolution

Risk Management and Issue Resolution A risk is an uncertain event or set of events which, should it occur, will ...

GOV: Planning and Control

Planning and Control Planning and control are key to the success of any transformation programme, but should be seen as ...

GOV: Vision statement

The governance theme Vision A vision is a picture of a better future. It is the basis for the outcomes ...

TF: Identifying a programme (MSP)

In this post we’ll look into the first process from the transformational flow: identifying a programme. Transformational flow The transformational flow looks at how transformational business changes are achieved. The steps needed are iterative and interrelated. The following Transformational flow processes are identified within MSP: Identifying a programme Defining a programme Managing the tranches Delevering …

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TF: Identifying a programme (MSP)

In this post we’ll look into the first process from the transformational flow: identifying a programme. Transformational flow The transformational ...

Stakeholder Analysis, why?

Stakeholder Analysis is a vital tool for identifying those people, groups and organisations who have influence and interest in specific programme interest areas. Clear understanding of the potential influence and interest of the many different stakeholders is a fundamental prerequisite for successful programme management, so stakeholder analysis is a basic tool for achieving this understanding. Stakeholder analysis is a prerequisite for …

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Stakeholder Analysis, why?

Stakeholder Analysis is a vital tool for identifying those people, groups and organisations who have influence and interest in specific programme interest areas. ...

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Business Benefits: OGC Update

The area of benefits realisation is frequently glossed over in favour of other areas of project management. During project initiation, the structure is put in place, the budget is approved and often vague benefits are documented in the business case. Once the money is spent there are little effective mechanisms in place to track how …

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Business Benefits: OGC Update

The area of benefits realisation is frequently glossed over in favour of other areas of project management. During project initiation, ...

GOV: Quality Management

Quality Management Quality management in a programme ensures that stakeholders are satisfied that their planned benefits have the best chance ...

GOV: Business Case

Business Case The programme’s Business Case provides the vital test of the viability of the programme. It should be used ...

GOV: Risk Management and Issue Resolution

Risk Management and Issue Resolution A risk is an uncertain event or set of events which, should it occur, will ...

GOV: Planning and Control

Planning and Control Planning and control are key to the success of any transformation programme, but should be seen as ...

GOV: Vision statement

The governance theme Vision A vision is a picture of a better future. It is the basis for the outcomes ...

Gov: Organisation

The governance theme Organisation Establishing a clear and effective organisation is critical to programme success. Ensuring that the Programme Organisation meets the needs of the programme is both an initial and ongoing task. Effective Programme Organisation requires a combination of defines roles, clear responsibilities and management structures together with reporting arrangements that are needed to …

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Gov: Organisation

The governance theme Organisation Establishing a clear and effective organisation is critical to programme success. Ensuring that the Programme Organisation ...

GOV: Planning and Control

Planning and Control Planning and control are key to the success of any transformation programme, but should be seen as distinctly separate concepts and activities. The preparation of a Programme Plan involves processing large amounts of information and extensive consultation to build the plan. Programme control provides supporting activities and processes that run throughout the …

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GOV: Planning and Control

Planning and Control Planning and control are key to the success of any transformation programme, but should be seen as ...

GOV Planning & control: the projects dossier

The projects dossier is a summary description of all the projects and their outputs. The projects together will deliver the ...

GOV: Quality Management

Quality Management Quality management in a programme ensures that stakeholders are satisfied that their planned benefits have the best chance of being realised and will meet their expectations. If a programme does not apply quality effectively to its activities, its assets and outputs are less likely to be fit for purpose, with the consequential detrimental …

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GOV: Quality Management

Quality Management Quality management in a programme ensures that stakeholders are satisfied that their planned benefits have the best chance ...

GOV: Risk Management and Issue Resolution

Risk Management and Issue Resolution A risk is an uncertain event or set of events which, should it occur, will have an effect on the achievement of objectives. These effects need not all be detrimental as a risk can be either a threat or an opportunity. The task of risk management is to ensure that …

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GOV: Risk Management and Issue Resolution

Risk Management and Issue Resolution A risk is an uncertain event or set of events which, should it occur, will ...

The Transformational flow: overview

The MSP framework is based on three core concepts: MSP principles MSP Governance Themes MSP Transformational Flow In this post I’ll go a little bit more in detail on the programme transformational flow. The Transformational flow: overview The programme mandate is input for Identifying a programme. Output is an approved Programme brief. This Programme brief …

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The Transformational flow: overview

The MSP framework is based on three core concepts: MSP principles MSP Governance Themes MSP Transformational Flow In this post ...

TF: Identifying a programme (MSP)

In this post we’ll look into the first process from the transformational flow: identifying a programme. Transformational flow The transformational ...

GOV: Vision statement

The governance theme Vision A vision is a picture of a better future. It is the basis for the outcomes and delivered benefits of the programme, and as such it is a vital focus and enabler for the buy-in, motivation and activity-alignment of the large community of people involved in the programme. The Vision Statement …

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GOV: Vision statement

The governance theme Vision A vision is a picture of a better future. It is the basis for the outcomes ...