any organizations realize the right project, program
and portfolio management practices give them
a competitive edge. But there’s always more that
can—and should—be done, according to PMI’s
2015 Pulse of the Profession®.
The latest edition of the annual trend report
underscores that when it comes to executing strategy and avoiding waste, there’s no substitute for
focusing on the basics. High-performing organizations embed a project management mindset in their
culture. They focus on talent management by establishing training and knowledge transfer programs.
And they support project, program and portfolio
management through standardized practices and
The payoff is clear: High-performing organiza-
the basics of project
continue to gain the
BY DONOVAN BURBA
Focus on the