Agile PMO

  • Agile PMOs focus on flexible reporting tools
  • They are quick in responding to changes
  • They balance both flexibility and stability
  • They focus on agile metrics (over and above the traditional metrics)
  • They are value driven
  • They have a customer collaboration mindset
  • Operate as a consulting business within the organization
  • Intrapreneur approach
  • They are invitation oriented. They work with project teams, based on the invitation from the project teams
  • Agile PMOs are multi-disciplinary as they have to cater to the diverse needs like;
  • Standards definition and implementation
  • Training and mentoring
  • Multi project management
  • Organizational learning
  • Managing stakeholders
  • Selecting team members (for the PMO, and in some cases for the project teams)
  • Executing specialized tasks for the project based on invitation;
    • Special training
    • Tools support
    • Orientation to key stakeholders
    • Process tailoring
    • Conflict management etc…