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Business case

This chapter covers:

creating and maintaining the business justification

the relationship between outputs, outcomes and benefits

developing and managing a business case

PRINCE2’s requirements for the business case theme

investment appraisal techniques

 

6 Business case

6.1 The business case theme

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Key message

The purpose of the business case theme is to establish mechanisms to judge whether the project is (and remains) desirable, viable and achievable as a means to support decision-making in its (continued) investment.

Organizations undertake projects because they want to make measurable improvements in one or more ...

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