APM’s Monthly Monitors are a convenient way to quickly gain an insight into what is happening across the project profession.
The Monitors include developments in politics and policy, professional and research reports and insights, as well as project management research and APM publications.
Latest issue: Monthly Monitor November 2018
Summary: Autumn budget 2018 – key announcements and reaction; Party conferences 2018; Can cities outsmart the robots? The future of skills in the UK; Reports and Publications – professional bodies/think-tanks/other; Reports, publications, and events across; Westminster and Whitehall Reports, publications and activity from the world of project management; APM events/research and policy outputs; APM forthcoming
Summary: APM/Opinium report Making It Happen; Joint Rail Data Action Plan (JRDAP); National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF); CBI report Open and Controlled: A New Approach To Immigration After Brexit; Government technical notes and guidance documents on “how to prepare for Brexit if there is no deal”; Reports and publications; APM events/research and policy outputs; and APM forthcoming
Summary: The Institute for Government/ APM National Infrastructure Assessment event, IfG/APM report: How to be a minister, Brexit white paper, Infrastructure Projects Authority (IPA) annual report, Construction and nuclear sector deals, Reports and publications, Appointments and APM forthcoming
Summary: National Infrastructure Assessment, Heathrow airport expansion, Latest apprenticeship statistics, Apprenticeship levy update, Reports and publications, APM forthcoming
Summary: Grenfell Tower tragedy, Industrial strategy, Digital railway strategy, Head of the civil service and the importance of project management, Reports and publications and APM forthcoming
Summary: Artificial intelligence sector deal, T levels and human capital, Digital tech transforming the financial and related professional services industry, Reports and publications and APM forthcoming
Summary: National Apprenticeship Week 2018, creative industries sector deal, anniversary of the digital strategy, reports and publications and APM forthcoming.
Summary: Apprenticeship starts update, the Institute for Apprenticeships, Government response to the Taylor review, reports and publications and APM forthcoming.
Summary: Sector deals, Brexit, cabinet reshuffle, Sir John Armitt, reports and publications and APM forthcoming
Summary: The autumn budget 2017, the industrial strategy white paper, apprenticeships update, reports and publications and APM forthcoming.
Summary: Labour and Conservative party conferences, reports and publications and APM forthcoming.
Summary: Independent Review and Public Enquiry: Grenfell Tower and Brexit updates.
Summary: General election 2017 and The Queen’s Speech, Westminster, Reports and publications - Professional bodies/Think tanks/Other, Reports and publications – from PM, APM Research and Policy Outputs, APM forthcoming
The more diverse your team is, the more impressive its problem-solving and decision-making skills will be.
Good governance is about how people behave. These behaviours need to be set from the top.
Andrew Wright presented in late September to around 25 APM North West Branch members in Warrington The session introduced the work of the JWG and the key points of its findings.