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Activist PMOs and the Struggle for Lean PPM

Published: 30 June 2015

ID: G00274838

Analyst(s): Matt Light

Summary

Passivity, waste and unfocused vision threaten the PMO with irrelevance. Activists can reorganize PMOs from a low-value overhead function to performing a key role in driving project quality and efficiency — and strategic success.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • To Lead the Value Revolution, Promote PMO Reorganization
  • Cut Waste From Projects, Project Management, the PMO and the Portfolio
  • Create a "Shared Vision" (Hoshin Kanri) From Strategy to Projects

Case Study

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