Last week I wrote about the 5 critical success factors for project, programme and portfolio management flagged by the PMI Pulse of the Profession research report. The study, which was released last month, also looked at trends to watch this year.
PMI says that slow economic growth and shifting market priorities are driving organisations to adopt increasingly innovative approaches to growth. This year (even though we are already a quarter of the way through it) PMI believes that companies will use a wide variety of techniques to promote that growth and focus on creating and maintaining competitive advantage. The research team has identified 5 trends. Let’s look at each of these.