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Project Portfolio Management

  • Free

  • classroom only
  • United States (Madison) |
  • Sep, 16th 2021 - Sep, 17th 2021
  • Certificate

By choosing the right projects and making sure that there are resources to complete them, organizations gain competitive advantage. But with limited resources and an over-abundance project opportunities, organizations and their project management offices struggle in project and program identification, selection, execution and benefits realization. In this course, you'll review the differences associated with managing an individual project, a set of related projects, and a portfolio made up of different projects. You'll use project selection scoring techniques and cull problem projects. You'll develop strategies to deal with resource constraints. You'll also learn how to prepare executive briefs on performance at the portfolio level and how to define, track, and report benefits for deliverables.

Program Benefits

  • Achieve strategic business objectives by selecting the right projects at the right time
  • Gain better throughput across all projects with clear priorities, a clear understanding of resource capacity, and the right staging of projects within a program or portfolio
  • Improve decision making about individual projects using a project portfolio context
  • Link projects to various financial facets and increase accountability

Who Should Attend

  • experienced project managers who want to advance their careers,
  • program managers,
  • PMO directors,
  • CIOs,
  • business leaders responsible for the strategic selection of projects.

Faculty

Barbara Schrage

*Program faculty is subject to change

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