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 […]

PRINCE2® 2009 Refresh

For those of you wanting further information on the newly released PRINCE2® 2009 changes, here is a link to some useful Podcasts from the APM Group. These include: PRINCE2:2009 Examinations with Emma Jones, Chief Examiner of PRINCE2 PRINCE2:2009 Publications with Andy Murray, Lead Author of PRINCE2 PRINCE2:2009 A History with Mike Acaster, UK Office of […]

Are Face to face meetings more productive?

Now here is an interesting research study which we will keep an eye on.  Office workers who make time to chat face to face with colleagues may be far more productive than those who rely on e-mail, the phone, or Facebook, suggests a study carried out by researchers at MIT and New York University. http://www.technologyreview.com/communications/22642/ […]

PRINCE2 User Group Launch

Due to popular demand a PRINCE2 User Group has been set up in Wellington. PRINCE2 stands for PRojects IN Controlled Environments and we see it starting to become widely used as a project management methodology in some Government agencies in New Zealand. “PRINCE2 is a de facto standard used extensively by the UK Government and is widely recognised […]