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Resource Capacity Planning for Portfolio Management: Crawling Before You Walk

Published: 23 November 2011

ID: G00223484

Analyst(s): Donna Fitzgerald, Robert Handler


Based on discussions with clients, the resource capacity component of demand management is a very difficult problem to solve. To make it easier, this research breaks down our advice into a classic "crawl, walk, run" approach to make solving the problem easier.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview


  • Practical Resource Management — You Have to Learn to Crawl Before You Can Walk or Run
    • The Crawl Approach, or Resource Capacity Planning on the Back of an Envelope
    • Mastering the Crawl Stage

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