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Percent of projects under the control of the program management office, or PMO, has for years been one of the metrics most strongly correlated with world-class performance. Typically, it will be the smaller projects that are managed outside the PMO, so on a project-value basis, the percentages managed through the PMO will be higher still.
The Hackett Group, a global strategic advisory firm, is a company specializing in best practice advisory, benchmarking, and transformation consulting services, including shared services, offshoring and outsourcing advice.
Utilizing best practices and implementation insights from more than 4,000 benchmarking engagements, executives use Hackett's empirically based approach to quickly define and prioritize initiatives to enable world-class performance.
Part of the research The Hackett Group offers is a metric of the month. This month's metric focuses on the maturity of a project management office.
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