Project Portfolio Office (PPO) is demonstrating our commitment to healthier but more importantly HAPPIER employees through the launch of the PPO Active Club. And we’re making it official with our first team race event, The J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge! The J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge, run in 7 countries and 13 cities is a 5.6km race … Continue reading "We’re lacing up for the launch of the PPO Active Club!"
The Johannesburg Roads Agency’s (JRA) core competencies are the planning and design, construction, control and rehabilitation of the roads and storm-water infrastructure in the City of Johannesburg. With various million rand projects to provide quality roads that are accessible, safe and liveable for the communities they service currently underway, the JRA needed a project management tool … Continue reading "PPO helps JRA improve road construction"
Santam is one of South Africa’s best known short-term insurance companies. As part of the largest general insurance group in Africa, Santam currently holds a local market share of 23%. At Santam they believe in keeping things simple and to the point and this was a contributing factor in their selection of Project Portfolio Office … Continue reading "Santam implements PPO after a successful pilot experience"
Bidvest Bank is not just a leader in the foreign exchange services but is a fully fledged niche bank, serving businesses, individuals and corporations. As a subsidiary of the Bidvest Group Limited, their clients have the backing of an international trading services JSE-listed company which operates in three continents. Bidvest Bank specialises in responsible money … Continue reading "PPO adds Bidvest Bank to its impressive list of new clients."
It is not always an easy task to become part of Captain Lindi Marvel’s agents as the standards she set is sometimes quit high. Recently the Captain has introduced, her now full time agent, to the team. Invisible Andisiwe. As the Invisible Woman, Andisiwe can render herself wholly or partially invisible at will. She can … Continue reading "Invisible Woman joins the PPO Super Hero Club!"
Excellent customer service agents are like superheroes. They use their powers for good, they live by a strong moral code and they have a motivation that has led them to be who they are. Here at PPO our support team, or the Super Six as we like to call them, are by day mild mannered individuals … Continue reading "Super six or super fix?"
The Eskom Pension and Provident Fund (EPPF) is the second largest pension fund in South Africa in assets, with a market value of over R113 billion in 2014. The fund provides retirement, withdrawal and disability benefits to its members. It also provides death benefits for its in-service members and pensioners, which are paid to their qualifying beneficiaries. The EPPF currently … Continue reading "The Eskom Pension and Provident Fund (EPPF) selects PPO for the prioritisation of its numerous projects"
As you know, we at Project Portfolio Office (PPO) are a a social bunch and would use any excuse to get together for some “off-the-clock” time with our fellow teamsters here in South Africa. That is why we used this past Valentine’s day as a good excuse to put the brakes on the fast pace … Continue reading "Spreading the love on Valentine’s Day"
Kunjani Solutions delivers high-level architecture and design consultancy services needed that pre-empt any technical and services led engagement. Operating across South Africa and the rest of Africa, Kunjani provides architectural output delivered throughout the engagement. The company has adopted and follows various framework methodologies to provide accurate and concise architectural documentation whilst still remaining practical … Continue reading "Kunjani Solutions selects PPO to provide a flexible project management solution"
Founded in 1845, Old Mutual has provided financial services to people and businesses for over 168 years. Old Mutual uses their experience to provide access to a full range of financial services comprising private wealth and asset management and products such as Unit Trusts, Life Insurance, Savings and Employee Benefits. Their products provide good value for … Continue reading "Old Mutual extends the use of PPO within the company."