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Advanced Project Portfolio Management and the PMO: Multiplying ROI at Warp Speed by Steve Rollins, Gerald Kendall

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RESOURCE PORTFOLIOMANAGEMENT

An excellent project manager who works in the chemical industry described how to plan a maintenance project that includes a plant shutdown. Similar to many industries where there is a huge capital investment, this plant plans the maintenance project using named resources to the hour. One hour lost in this plant could cost the company tens of thousands of dollars. While this approach is correct for the project manager who must manage the details of such a project, this is the antithesis to how a PMO should perform resource portfolio management.

We begin our advice on resource portfolio management by reflecting ...

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