PMI’s 9th Pulse of the Profession Report provides an interesting overview of the state of project management in 2017 based on an extensive global survey covering 3,234 project management professionals, 200 senior executives and 510 PMO directors across a diverse range of industries Key findings include the following: Organisations are making good progress in their approach to p ...

In a previous blog post, we argued that the average knowledge worker spends less than 60 per cent of their working week being productive, with the main ‘productivity busters’ being excessive e-mail, pointless meetings and constant interruptions. Most readers of the Bridgeall blog will easily identify with this. A useful tool from Microsoft allows you to track your own ‘producti ...

As a quick follow-up to our recent blog post on the growing importance of the PMO as a key enabler of change, new research from Fujitsu claims that organisations are losing substantial amounts of money on failed digital projects. While there is growing recognition of the need for digital change, the Digital Transformation PACT Report concludes that organisations worldwide are s ...

As we move from the WHY to the HOW of organisational transformation, the Project Management Office (PMO) is emerging as a key driver of change. Successful transformation requires effective, enterprise-wide project, programme and portfolio management. The PMO is fast becoming the de facto organisational structure for standardising project management best-practice, ensuring that ...

Another Microsoft offering has recently been confirmed as a ‘Leader’ in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant – this time SharePoint for Content Services Platforms. Already this year, Microsoft Data Management Solutions for Analytics (DMSA), Microsoft Azure for Cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and Power BI for Business Intelligence and Analytics have also been confirmed as Gartner M ...

Last Friday, we held a very successful Bridgeall coffee morning in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. The morning included a Bake Off competition, with one of our external associates being locked in a room full of home baking submitted by Bridgeall staff, partners and friends. As you can see from the featured image, the response from our team was overwhelming. The winning entry, ...

In a recent blog post, Bridgeall announced the successful launch of our new Project Management Office (PMO) solution developed to help organisations deliver their digital transformation and change management programmes by ensuring a consistent, best-practice approach to project management and governance. A modern web application built on the collaborative functionality and robu ...

Successful business transformation requires projects to be delivered on time, on budget, with agreed objectives being achieved. Given the complexities involved in managing multiple projects, Bridgeall are delighted to announce the official launch of our new Project Management Office (PMO) solution. Based on our own extensive experience of delivering ‘exceptional software assure ...

Following our participation last year, another four hearty souls from Bridgeall will brave the cold by sleeping outside to raise funds for the Action for Children charity. Byte Night is Action for Children’s biggest annual fundraiser. A national ‘sleep-out’ event, hundreds of people from the technology industry will give up their beds for one night to help change the lives of v ...

As stated in previous blog posts, migrating to the Cloud does not automatically translate into digital transformation. A wide range of other complex issues are involved. Digital transformation, however, cannot take place unless supported by the Cloud. The flexibility provided by a Cloud-enabled infrastructure is essential for the digital transformation of your organisation. Use ...