Implementing Strategy is where the rubber hits the road
How many companies have developed a great strategy, but somehow never manage to implement it. Either they are not sure where to start or the implementation falters and collapses. This week we want to spend some time looking at what strategy implementation really is and the role project management, program management and portfolio management plays in successful implementation.
The trend in major corporations throughout the world is to have a trained project manager on C-suite level, whose main role is to ensure strategy is implemented and programs and portfolios are aligned to it. PMI® is even developing an executive project management certification for that reason.
Read here what the PMI® Learning Program says on implementing strategy