Defining the Value of Project Management

Project management can add value to your organization—and we have the proof.
Find out the benefits—both tangible and intangible—in a short video featuring all-new interviews from Researching the Value of Project Management study principal investigators Janice Thomas, Ph.D., and Mark Mullaly, PMP.

About the Study

Researching the Value of Project Management is a multi-year study commissioned by PMI and conducted by researchers Janice Thomas and Mark Mullaly, PMP, through Athabasca University in Athabasca, Alberta, Canada. The study looked at more than 60 case studies from a globally dispersed array of industries.

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PMI Resources

Impact on Project Management of Allied Disciplines is a collection of academic studies related to trends in project management.

In Linking Project Management to Business Strategy researchers explore aligning project efforts with business strategy.

Human Resource Management in the Project-Oriented Organization investigates the distinctive characteristics of project-oriented organizations.

Reinventing Project Management: The Diamond Approach to Successful Growth and Innovation is based on an unprecedented study of more than 600 projects.

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The New ROI, continued ...
By Kelley Hunsberger, editor, on September 11, 2008 5:08 PM
Categories: ROI, Thought Leadership
Roger Chou, Kaohsiung City, Taiwan-based CEO of Advanced Business Consulting, a PMI Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.), recently weighed in on project ROI and the project manager role in strategic direction:"If executives want project managers to think about the organization's strategic
The Talent Value
By Cyndee Miller, senior editor, PM Network on September 8, 2008 10:35 AM
Categories: Interview, Talent Management
Okay, after lots of discussion around the preliminary results of PMI's Researching the Value of Project Management, I think we can all agree that project management does indeed bring value to the organization. But we haven't really talked about the
Talking About Innovation
By Kelley Hunsberger, editor, on September 4, 2008 1:08 PM
Categories: Thought Leadership
Increased innovation keeps popping up in discussions on the intangible benefits uncovered in the preliminary results of PMI's Researching the Value of Project Management study.It's a topic that's covered often in PM Network--just check out "A Closer Look: Film Riot"

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