Project Portfolio Management: Align Project Resources with Business Strategy
Projects are the means for achieving strategic goals. Entering new markets, driving down costs, delivering innovation—all are achieved through projects. There is a seemingly infinite supply of worthwhile initiatives, but clearly a limited supply of the people and resources needed to perform projects. Further, just about every project management think tank has found that far too many projects don’t deliver their promised benefits. All these factors underscore that it is absolutely critical to view projects as investments that must be carefully chosen and regularly monitored. Project portfolio management (PPM) is the means for doing so.
Project Portfolio Management Aligns Resources with Strategy
Project portfolio management (PPM) ensures that projects and programs promote organizational strategies and goals. It accomplishes that by avoiding the common trap of trying to do all projects in the midst of ...