Managing your biggest black hole in product development: Resource Management

A common theme we hear from our clients: “I don’t know if we’re working on the right Product Development (PD) projects, and I keep hearing that projects are late because we don’t have enough resources. The solution to every problem seems to be ‘Give me more people,’ but …”

Is Portfolio Management More Important Than Strategy?

We recently received an email containing the statement that ‘portfolio management is more important than strategic planning.’ The email went on to imply that an organization can be successful without a strategy, that is, if they have a good portfolio management system. This sounds like putting the cart before the horse, the shot before the […]