The culture countdown for PMO leaders: The Project Gurus' guide to creating a culture that values project management
PMO leaders are the face of project management within an organisation. Good PMO leaders motivate, inspire and create an environment that encourages project people to want to show up and do their best every day. Perhaps you have experienced toxic environments that drive people by fear, consistently overwork people and punish them for taking risks or speaking the truth.
During the webinar on Wednesday 23 June, 10 top tips helped the attendees recognise what they can do (and what not to do!) to help create a healthy project culture, which will result in people who want to follow you and drive your own success as a PMO leader.
In this keynote style presentation, it counted down the below top ten practical tips that can be implemented immediately.
Based on Dawn’s popular seminar delivered inside corporations and professional chapters around the world, this countdown content is specifically for PMO leaders by a PMO leader!
Dawn has very kindly allowed some of her presented material to be made available for reviewing.
These are being tailored to include the attendees responses and will be added to this page shortly
This webinar content is suitable for professionals with an advanced level of experience.
Dawn Mahan PMP is a dynamic international speaker, award-winning consultant, chief gamification geek and founder of PMOtraining. She is sole inventor of ProjectFlo®, which makes learning PMI’s PMBOK Guide fast, easy and fun!
She works with C-level leaders, business owners in growth mode, PMO Leaders and project managers at all levels. Her work in preparing young professionals in the YearUp program for internships at major companies has been featured in Morningstar, Yahoo! Finance and more. She loved her job as a PMO leader / change agent in the Fortune 50 and also enjoyed working with many clients, across industries as an IT / business consultant.
In 2009, Dawn started her first project management consulting and training company. In 2017, she launched PMOtraining.com to expand her unique approach to the digital realm. In 2020, she and her team launched the Project Guru Academy. Through her signature programs, she loves helping high integrity, ambitious professionals who care about people get to the next level in their career faster and with less stress. Look for her upcoming book: Accomplish More. Stress Less. The Practical Guide to Driving Successful Projects.
She holds an AS in Actuarial Science and BS in Mathematics, is a STEM advocate and was recruited to the American Lung Association’s Philadelphia Leadership Board because of her project management skills. She built houses with Habitat for Humanity in Cambodia and is currently quarantining in the Florida Keys.
APM Body of Knowledge 7th edition reference