A PMO plays a major role in propagating the project management culture in any organization. For this discussion, assume you are tasked with establishing a PMO in an organization.

Please respond substantively to the following (3–4 paragraphs):

  • What are the key characteristics of a successful PMO?
  • Would you hire an experienced project manager or an external consulting company to establish the PMO?
    • Be sure to provide your rationale.