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Evolving Distributed Portfolios in an Increasingly Digital World

Published: 20 August 2018

ID: G00368307

Analyst(s): Robert Handler

Summary

Increasing complexity is driving increased use of portfolio management throughout different domains in organizations, often leading to confusion. PPM leaders must bring clarity by identifying and connecting interdependent portfolios to turn potential issues into opportunities.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Understand Your Primary Portfolio by Analyzing the Characteristics of Its Contents and the Purpose of the Practices
  • Identify Potential Interdependencies Across Portfolios by Using Affinity Analysis, Looking for Similar Characteristics Between Portfolios
  • Harmonize Related Portfolios Focusing on Optimizing Investment Objectives and Managing Interdependencies With Actionable Roadmaps

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