Archive for Project

Survey of Project Manager Ethics in New Zealand

Would you like to participate in a survey about New Zealand project managers?  Amanda is conducting research for her Master of Business Studies looking at the ethical decision making of project managers in New Zealand. Click on the link to get started!    https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/YYYB5DQ   The survey will close on 24 December 2016. Tweet

2012 ITEX Computerworld Award Finalists Announced

The 2012 ITEX Computerworld Award Finalists have been announced. Details of each  can be found here: http://www.conferenz.co.nz/conferences/itex-new-zealand Murray Wills, Managing Director of Maxsys is one of three judges in the Project of the Year Award. This year the finalists in the Project of the Year Award are: Fulton Hogan – IT establishment for SCIRT (Stronger […]

Free PRINCE2 Seminar – Wellington 11 Nov

  Registrations for ILX’s upcoming PRINCE2 seminar hosted in Wellington on 11th November 2010 6-7pm are closing soon. Are you looking to enhance your project management capabilities? Are you looking for the right project management methodology for your organisation? Do you want to know more about PRINCE2 before you commit to a course? If so […]

Top 15 iPhone Apps for Project Managers

From PRINCE2.COM – here is their list of the Top 15 iPhone applications for Project Managers: http://blog.prince2.com/2010/07/top-15-iphone-apps-for-project-managers/   Tweet

ILX PRINCE2, ITIL, PPS, MSP, Software Testing Training Takes Off!

We are delighted with the uptake of ILX elearning training courses in the last month. Several new Government Agencies are now on board and training staff this way.  As well as the learning benefits of elearning for the staff member, elearning generally works out cheaper for the organisation. The following article from e.learning age by Eddie […]

Project Management Training – The New Wave

An excellent video of Martyn Kinch from ILX Group being interviewed by Sky News Australia. http://www.ilxgroup.com.au/video.asp. Much of what Martyn mentions is true for New Zealand as well. Interest in Project Management training and PRINCE2 in particular is growing rapidly in New Zealand. We established a relationship with ILX for 2 reasons. As consultants, we are passionate […]

Free Project Management Resources

We are pleased to be able to provide the following link to free Project Management resourses on the ILX website: http://www.ilxgroup.com/downloads.asp. Click on the link if you are interested in PRINCE2, APM, MSP, ITIL, MoR, or PPS resources to download. We have a relationship with ILX in New Zealand, so if there is anything taht […]

PRINCE2® Practitioner – Congratulations

Congratulations to Amanda Wills for achieving PRINCE2® Practitioner status.  Amanda studied both the foundation and practioner using e-learning material from the ILX Group.  Amanda commented that “The material was excellent and I found the practice exam questions very helpful.  E-learning is a great way of fitting study around work and family commitments.” At Maxsys we […]

Programme and Project Sponsorship

The ILX Group have a course available for the official APM Group PPM Sponsorship qualification. Maxsys is an exam invigilator for ILX. The professional Programme and Project Sponsorship (PPS) qualification has been developed specifically for Senior Responsible Owners (SROs) and Sponsors or Executives of programmes and projects and it is really needed. It is all […]

Tips for Programme Management Tool Implementation

In our travels as consultants we have had a variety of experiences of Programme Management tool implementation.  Our experience as users and implementers at several organisations has shown us that there are some fundamental principles that need to be followed. One organisation introduced a tool for programme management but limited its use to a small number […]