Portfolio Planning - 3 levels of planning

PPM 101: Portfolio Planning Drives Strategic Execution

Strategic planning and project planning are common topics, but very few companies do an adequate job of portfolio planning. Project portfolio management is about strategic execution with the goal of maximizing business value delivery. Successful portfolio planning synthesizes what the company or…


PPM 101: Cómo utilizar eficazmente la matriz de prioridades

In this post we will cover what a priority matrix is and how to use a prioritization matrix in the context of project portfolio management. What is a Priority Matrix? A priority matrix is a tool used to categorically prioritize types of work. It has three primary strengths: simplicity, speed, and…


PPM 101: Por qué es necesario contar con un Marco de Trabajo para la Toma de Decisiones del Portafolio de Proyectos

Project Portfolio Decision Framework Overview A project portfolio decision framework is a governance structure to evaluate, authorize, and monitor projects as they pass through the project lifecycle and is a critical component of project selection and portfolio oversight. In the previous post we…


Work Intake - The Front Door For the Organization

PPM 101: Cómo crear un proceso exitoso para la Admisión de Trabajo

Work Intake - The Front Door Does your organization have a “single entry” for new project requests? Or rather, does your organization have a front door, a side door, a back door, and many other ways to receive requests? Having multiple ways to submit requests is a common problem for many companies…


Overview of Project Portfolio Management

PPM 101: ¿Qué es la Gestión del Portafolio de Proyectos?

What is Project Portfolio Management (PPM)? Project portfolio management (hereafter referred to as “PPM”) is a critical component for executives and senior managers to execute strategy. According to Mark Morgan, “there is simply no path to executing strategy other than the one that runs through…