Gartner Research

Secure Funding for PPM Tools With a Persuasive Business Case

Published: 17 June 2019

ID: G00387566

Analyst(s): Mbula Schoen

Summary

Program and portfolio management leaders looking to introduce a PPM tool often face resistance from those in charge of budgets, as well as those doing project work. Use these arguments to make a persuasive business case for a PPM tool.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Stress That PPM Tools Reduce Costs
  • Highlight the Efficiencies and Improvements PPM Tools Bring to Project Management and Decision Making
  • Underline The Ways a PPM Tool Can Address Issues, Such as Schedule and Budget Risks
  • Educate Business and PPM Staff as to How PPM Tools Increase Project Success
  • Emphasize That Estimates and Forecasts Will Become More Reliable

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