Listen to one of the APM Project Fundamentals Podcasts from Parallel Project Training
This podcasts looks at Programme Management and Portfolio Management and the differences between them.
There are 3 terms projects, programmes and portfolios and it can be a little confusing as to why we have them all.
Programmes are simply a collection of projects aligned around the same major objective – programmes tend to be more strategic than individual projects.
So projects can be part of a programme of projects, for instance merging two organisations you would need to rationalise office...