UMT360 Enterprise Guides

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8 Steps to Effective Capability Based Planning

As a concept, capability based planning is fairly straightforward.  It’s the idea that an organization’s planning, investments and delivery are aligned to provide the business capabilities that will …

How to Optimize Resource Capacity Planning

You’ve heard the phrase “people are your most valuable asset”.  It’s true, but they’re also among the most expensive assets.  So making sure you have the right amount …

9 Elements of Effective New Product Development

In today’s fast paced world organizations have to consistently deliver the right products to meet their customers’ needs.  They need to constantly innovate, constantly advancing and ruthlessly abandoning …

The 9 Secrets to Strategy Execution

At UMT360 we talk a lot about managing the big picture.  Take a look at our site and you’ll find guides to strategic portfolio management (SPM), to the …

Agile Transformation: Getting it Right

A lot of organizations are pursuing, or at least considering, agile transformation.  It’s the latest evolution of the agile concept that, if you believe the hype, will single …

PMO’s Guide To Roadmaps

An effective roadmap provides that clarity by allowing all strategic portfolio management stakeholders to review plans collaboratively, to make adjustments instantly, and to assess the implications of those potential changes.

Enterprise PMO (EPMO) Best Practices

The enterprise project management office, enterprise PMO, or EPMO concept has gained a lot of traction in recent years. The “PMO” in the acronym can mean “program management …

How to Build a PMO for Results

The PMO or project management office (sometimes also referred to as a program management office), is a business function that has become much more popular in recent years.  …

Understanding Adaptive Project Management

Keeping the focus on effective and efficient execution across all workstyles After 16 years of simply calling it PPM, Gartner now acknowledges that there are multiple elements to …