Gartner Research

Consistent Speed Signals

Published: 24 August 2015

ID: G00339111

Analyst(s): PMO Research Team


93% of PMOs report feeling increased pressure to deliver projects faster. Yet PMOs often send unclear or inconsistent signals to project teams about the importance of delivery speed by reinforcing the importance of the triple constraints and process compliance. PMOs should tailor their scorecard metrics, performance objectives and reward and recognition criteria in order to reflect the organization’s speed priorities and set expectations about speed-related behaviors.

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