Gartner Research

Starting Up Versus Starting Right With a Roadmap for a New PMO

Published: 23 November 2015

ID: G00294440

Analyst(s): Mbula Schoen , Michael Hanford


Many who are new to the PMO manager role ask Gartner, "Where do I get started building a new PMO?" PMO managers initially do too much and think too little. Our research focuses on the value and the people first, without getting lost in the minutiae.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Evolve, Socialize and Agree on the PMO Vision or Concept
  • Build and Agree on the PMO Business Case
  • Evolve and Validate the PMO Charter and Roadmap
  • Plan for (and Survive) Your One-Year PMO Anniversary Review

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