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Nail Down Program and Project Authority With a Decision Rights Matrix

Published: 09 June 2018

ID: G00361210

Analyst(s): Joanne Kopcho


Receiving quick, effective and correct decisions enables program and project work to move along without expensive delays. Program and portfolio management leaders can preprogram and accelerate many approvals by creating and applying a role-based decision rights matrix.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Manage Decisions Within Transformation Programs by Building a Standard Decision Rights Matrix
  • Use a Decision Rights Matrix for Large-Scale Project and Program Governance
  • Ensure the Baseline Decision Rights Matrix Fits Organizational Needs
  • Accelerate and Enforce Governance and Decision Making During Program or Project Execution

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