How to Adapt IT Demand Management to a Recession Outlook



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A worsening economic outlook requires a more focused, recession-proof demand plan. It must balance business-differentiating, new initiatives with a range of high-value, limited-effort application and service improvements that can unleash further business value from investments already made.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • Introduction
    • Fully Exploit IT Service Delivery Reviews
    • Thoroughly Mine Application Change Requests
    • Fully Harvest Steering Committee Reviews of Major Initiatives
    • Actively Leverage Experience of Industry Peers
    • Final Remarks
  • Recommended Reading
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