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CIO Decisions Ezine: Vol. 8 - The Portfolio Approach

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5 ways PPM can help managers

Too often, managers can't gain central visibility on projects. They use disparate systems and inefficient processes to track and report on progress, and make decisions without enough information.

The result? Decisions don't align with business strategy, deadlines slip, and new products don't squarely address key market requirements.

In this resource, learn how the right project and portfolio management strategy can help you:
- Manage your budgets and cash flow in real-time
- Maintain schedules, project statuses, and budgets
- Staff your projects and programs to deliver maximum value
- And more

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