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Real Project Prioritization Needs Context to Yield Real Results

Published: 04 March 2016

ID: G00297348

Analyst(s): Michael Hanford


Organizations often struggle to set priorities, so many fail to get needed outcomes and value from their projects. Portfolio managers should try turning typical prioritization efforts upside down, and use an approach that ends with projects and starts with context.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Review the PIE Model, and Assess Your Current State
  • Test With Leadership If Better Prioritization Is Possible
  • Execute Change Iterations, Measure Outcomes and Sustain Leadership Engagement
  • Appendix

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