This research study clearly demonstrates the value created by organizations across various industries when they used project portfolio management tools, templates, and techniques. An excellent fact sheet to use if you are making a case for PPM tool or software platform in your organization.
This case study describes the implementation, and benefits – return on investment (ROI) and intangibles – derived by an organization that implemented a Project Portfolio Management Platform. The discussion pertains to a specific firm but can be used to understand the benefits your organization can derive by using PPM tools and platforms. You can also use this to create a business case for your PPM tool/platform purchase.
This paper introduces project portfolio management (PPM), explains the importance of PPM, discusses common tools, templates, and techniques, demonstrates the contribution of PPM to organizational success and the use of PPM in the creation of business value. Excellent place to start your PPM journey.
This excellent case is based upon a make believe company and provides details on the company's operations and how Project Portfolio Management (PPM) can be implemented to improve IT Governance and positively affect business value. A great learning and discussion tool for those who are training in PPM.
What is project portfolio management? This document defines project portfolio management (PPM), key terms used in PPM, and key roles that enable the PPM process.
This research introduces a project portfolio management framework that combines traditional PPM techniques with a critical new capability: project/program classification and categorization. Are there different classes/categories of programs? Does each class impact PPM process the same way? Can PPM be made more effective using project categorization? The research explores this by implementing this framework in different organizations. So, what did the research reveal? Read On…
This best practice brief whitepaper discusses management of portfolios from a new product development perspective – agruing that how you spend your money is more important than how much you spend, it makes the case for portfolio management as the guide.
Traditionally, management of portfolio frameworks and methodologies have focused on independent projects undertaken in the same funding cycle. This paper discusses a project portfolio management (PPM) framework that includes a model and approach to optimizing a portfolio of interdependent projects.
This whitepaper describes a seven step process to implement best practice based financial controls for portfolio, program and investment projects.
This document discusses an approach to analyze and prioritize strategic options for an investment – a critical step in getting the biggest bang for the investment dollar is to identify solution options, and then pick the right option to implement. Strategic option analysis is critical to investment decisions.