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Project Portfolio Metrics: How Many Are Too Many?

Published: 29 March 2019

ID: G00708162

Analyst(s): PMO Research Team


Project management teams spend considerable time and effort to capture a wide range of metrics across their initiatives, however, most of those metrics don’t actually help measure or advance the function’s true impact but overcrowd dashboards resulting in information overload. This blog captures three ways how PMO teams can avoid the “metric mania” and focus on the most important metrics to drive better decisions.

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