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Olympic delivery partner to speak at APM Conference

Caroline Blackman

The Association for Project Management (APM) adds another senior speaker to the Olympic learning legacy stream at the APM Conference, which is being held on Wednesday 27th June 2012. Caroline Blackman, head of organisation development at the Olympic delivery partner CLM, will be joining Richard Wright from the Olympic Delivery …

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Olympic speakers join APM Conference line-up

Simon Wright

The construction of the Olympic Park for the London 2012 Games is set to be one of the most successful megaprojects for a generation. With the Big Build programme delivered a year ahead of the Games and delivered £1billion under budget the lessons learned will be of immense value, not …

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The 25 Most Important Online Project Management Solutions


We are pleased to introduce an infographic highlighting some of the most important online project management applications. You will find in this infographic factual information about 25 online project management solutions, however we don’t consider this as a list of “best” applications. The solutions are not ranked in any specific …

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PDC = Project Delivery Capability

Melbourne Headshot Company

My last couple of posts have identified a gap in the overall management of projects and programs that is present in most organisations. This ‘Zone’ covers a range of organisational capabilities from the innovation and assessment of ideas that may develop into projects through to achieving the value the project …

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Jet powered car on APM Conference agenda


The BLOODHOUND jet and rocket powered car is set to be the world’s fastest car. Reaching speeds of 1,000mph may seem an impossibility. That’s why the project director behind the car looking to break the land speed record will fit perfectly into APM’s The Art of the Possible themed conference. …

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APMP is the ‘bedrock of the project management profession’

Alan Macklin CBE

The APMP qualification is the ‘bedrock for the project management profession’ according to the business development director at CH2MHILL – one of the delivery partner organisations behind the programme management of the entire Olympic Park. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lknG8QQZBJA Alan Macklin CBE highlights the flagship qualification from the Association for Project Management as …

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Small details at the heart of Olympian-sized task

Learning Legacy

‘Project management rigour’, the buzzwords from the London 2012 Olympic build project. Speakers from the Olympic Delivery Authority (ODA) and delivery partner CLM once again stressed the importance of the rigorous application of project management as a key reason for the construction project’s success at last night’s Learning Legacy event. The …

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