project portfolio MAnagement: which method is right for you?

project portfolio MAnagement: which method is right for you?

While all projects are designed to achieve one thing—a successful outcome—how (or if!) an organization gets there often comes down to approach and fit. By shoehorning all projects into one methodology can be problematic at best, or by assuming that teams which are accustomed to one approach are equally as adept another may lead to some difficult discussions in the not-too-distant future. Matching a project with a suitable methodology is a great start, but the team working on the project also need to be considered so that all the necessary elements mesh well. Not all team members will be familiar with the more traditional Waterfall approach. For that reason, hybrid approaches (i.e., cherry-picking and blending elements from multiple project methodologies) are also...

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