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Transformational Programs Require a New Business Capability Scoping Stage

Published: 02 March 2017

ID: G00309867

Analyst(s): Michael Hanford


Transformational programs run sizable (and expensive) risks of getting lost and not delivering needed business change outcomes. Program and portfolio management leaders can reduce these threats by inserting a strategically focused business model scoping stage into their program startup process.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Determine Whether Your Program Actually Is Transformational
  • Test Strategic Positioning for Your Transformational Program
    • Explanation
    • For Action
  • Check the Surrounding Strategic Neighborhood for Impacts and Collisions
  • Create, Refine and Agree on the Business Model Scoping Statement

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