Gartner Research

“Stretch” Project Idea Management

Published: 04 January 2017

ID: G00385967

Analyst(s): Procurement Research Team


What steps do leading Procurement teams take when promising project ideas are seemingly too difficult to implement? Run project ideas through a limited trial period to determine if possible implementation challenges can be overcome. Archive good ideas currently not feasible, so they may be revisited as circumstances change. Celebrate trial periods regardless of project success and focus on what was learned about business partner needs and/or implementation barriers/risks.

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Explore Ideas with a Trial Period

Archive Good Ideas

Celebrate Trial Periods Regardless of Project Continuation

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