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The PMO Lifecycle: Building, Running, and Shutting Down
Your step by step guide…

The PMO Lifecycle – Building, Running & Shutting Down will provide PMO Managers, Portfolio, Program and Project Managers with the knowledge and skills to Build, Run and Shutdown a PMO. No other text on the market will take you three steps of the PMO lifecycle. This book covers the step-by-step process of building, implementing and running a new or existing PMO.

This book covers:

• Building industry leading PMO

• Building an Agile PMO

• Running the day to day operations of the PMO

• Shutting down PMOs in an organized and structured manner.

• Dashboard and Reporting using the latest tools.

Note: This book is a major update to “The Tactical Guide for Building a PMO” so if you liked that book, you are going to love this version. With new tools, new charts and graphs and new step by step instructions, this book is going to help you be successful

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Bill Dow, PMP, is a recognized expert in Project Management by the Project Management Institute (PMI) for specifically developing and managing Project Management Offices (PMOs.)  His extensive experience with Project Management and PMOs have enabled him to co-author several comprehensive books available through    Bill has taught at the college level for more than 15 years in Washington State, British Columbia and Ontario, Canada, and has worked at Microsoft for more than 10 years.  He has spoken at multiple Project Management Institute (PMI) conferences, breakfasts and events nationally. and host numerous articles by Bill currently.   As a PMP and subject matter expert, Bill is available to author white papers, articles and blog posts on specific topics relating to the trends within Project Management. He is also poised to deliver training, however basic or complex, that make practices immediately applicable to audiences that may be just beginning or those having lengthy experience in Project Management methods.  

Contact Bill for more information on how he can support your organization either through delivering training, consulting with your project management experts or speaking at your next event.   

Books:   “The PMO Lifecycle – Building, Running & Shutting Down” 2017,  

“Project Management Communications Tools,” May 2015  Co-authored with Bruce Taylor

“The Tactical Guide for Building a PMO,” August 2012, 

“Project Management Communications Bible,” June 2008  Co-authored with Bruce Taylor 

Copyright 2017 – Dow Publishingllc – All Rights Reserved

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