Set Up an Information Hub to Manage Programmes Successfully

By Alan Ferguson

Part of MSP For Dummies Cheat Sheet

The first and most important bit of your programme office as an information hub. That means you’ve got the authoritative version of the documents that matter. It could be as simple as a data stick that you carry around with you or a fully-fledged information management system.

Key: information is power!

Situation at the end: people come to you to find out what’s going on.

  • Think about the information that you gathering.

  • Don’t worry about the passing detail on all those emails.

  • Identify the key documents and keep them safe.