Honestly getting broken down by current project. Work is not intellectually stimulating because it’s PMO. I think I’m going to crack, how do you find motivation in mindless engagements?

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Money and flirting with cute clients.

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It's all the fun of managing without any authority to make decisions, essentially herding cats for 10 hours a day

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The only people who say "PMO is interesting if you really dive in and work at it!" are managers who need a PMO...

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PMO can be interesting short term. Dive into the subject matter and get really good a PMO. You can practice task management, organizational systems, and lots of comminication.

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With ya OP. Very demoralizing. Doesn’t help that clients are crazy

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Do something interesting outside work

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Aren't all B4 consulting engagements mindless?

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pwc1...believe that's sexual harassment

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You can’t, find a new engagement. Life is too short.

Which is why I’m rolling off my project soon thank da lawd. PMO sucks so much.

PMO is great at the beginning when you're working really hard to get everything established and on track. Sucks once you're coasting.

Read a book, learn a skill, take an online course. Take time to stimulate your mind outside of the project. Sometimes PMO work is boring and repetitive and you are there because the client cannot fathom when in the day they have to do it.

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