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Activist PMOs and the Struggle for Lean PPM

Published: 28 July 2017

ID: G00332772

Analyst(s): Matt Light


Passivity, waste and unfocused vision threaten PMOs and enterprise PMOs with irrelevance. Activist program and portfolio management leaders can reorganize PMOs to shift from having low-value overhead functions to playing key roles in driving project quality and efficiency — and strategic success.

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  • Key Challenges



  • To Lead the Value Revolution, Promote PMO Reorganization
  • Cut Waste From Programs and Projects, PPM Processes and the PMO
  • Create a "Shared Vision" (Hoshin Kanri) for Strategy Execution

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