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Five Key Elements for Implementing a Successful PPM Strategy

Published: 12 December 2007

ID: G00153676

Analyst(s): Daniel Stang


Preparing a project organization to support project and portfolio management is not an easy task. Implementing a PPM strategy requires a clear focus on people, process and technology, as well as five other key elements needed for success.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Element No. 1: Maturity Assessment
  • Element No. 2: Management Backing
  • Element No. 3: Internal PPM Leadership Team
  • Element No. 4: Balance Between PPM Process and PPM Process Automation
  • Element No. 5: A Rolling, Iterative Process and Capability Improvement Plan
  • People, Process and Technology
  • Tactical Guidelines

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