Yellowhouse 2014 Courses and changes

At Yellowhouse, we specialise in best management practice training courses. Household brands. International certification. Excellent training facilities. Great trainers. Experience. The difference. We are starting 2014 with a great range of courses for you. We’ve been training people in PRINCE2 since 2002. In Australia, Europe (France, Russia); New Zealand, India and Papua New Guinea. Our... Read More

MSP® surprise #2: Business Change Managers and managing benefits

At the cutting edge with senior management groups who are setting up MSP (Managing Successful Programmes) for the first time in their company or agency, getting champion support for the model is the first problem. When management finds it hard to recognise the major benefits of implementing MSP to run a program, with the associated... Read More

MSP® surprise #1: project managers don’t manage transition

As an project manager with 20 years experience running projects with a “change role” reporting to the project manager, one of the biggest surprises I had when learning and applying MSP was that the project manager was not responsible for transitioning the change into the business. This still comes as a surprise to many project managers when they come to... Read More

Three MSP® surprises related to Business Change Management and Benefits Management

After working with MSP since 2003, I became an MSP Advanced Practitioner in 2006; an MSP Trainer in 2007; then an MSP Registered Consultant in 2009. I have copies of each of the versions of the MSP Guide.  Since first exploring MSP, I have been fascinated by the separation of the role and tasks of... Read More

Managing Benefits aligned to Portfolio Management – a model from Yellowhouse

Seeking some guidance on how to apply benefits management at a portfolio level, as well as at an individual project or programme level?   Managing Benefits at Portfolio level I’m a big fan of the new “Managing Benefits” guide by Steve Jenner and the alignment to the UK “Management of Portfolios” guide. We are now teaching and... Read More

Skillsoft: Online PRINCE2 Exams

Official exams for Skillsoft PRINCE2® graduates  Yellowhouse is the official Exam provider after you take your PRINCE2® Foundation or Practitioner course with Skillsoft. Once you have completed your Skillsoft on-line course, it’s easy to take your exam on-line or at a an APMG Public Exam Centre. Yellowhouse offers APMG exams in partnership with Skillsoft: PRINCE2 Foundation... Read More

Managing Benefits™: gain practical experience and certification

Managing Benefits™ We are delighted to announce our second Managing Benefits Certification course in Brisbane.   Date: January 20-24, 2014 at the Hilton Brisbane This APMG-International Accredited course is facilitated by Brian Phillips, an APMG Managing Benefits Registered Consultant and Trainer. How you will benefit: Gain Certification in the globally recognised course An overview of... Read More