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The Delta Index: A Clearer Measure of Growth

The Delta Index provides a single metric for apples-to-apple comparison of how you are growing (or shrinking) in value created relative to “Big Picture” targets.

Ten critical success factors for using dashboards to manage your program portfolio

Even the greatest Program Dashboard will not help if you do not use it to manage your portfolio more effectively. Here are 10 critical success factors I have learned in the process of using dashboards to drive successful outcomes on over 3,300 projects and programs…

Creating dashboards to manage your program portfolio: An introduction

We are at the time of the year when most of us are both measuring the success (or failure) of our 2009 portfolio and finalizing our plans for 2010. A key tool I have used across several industries to manage (business and technological) success is the Program Dashboard. This blog series will share the lessons I have learned doing this over 15 years.