Popular portfolio questions The most common question I encounter in real life portfolio discussions is the question: “Which project shall we postpone?” Although I do not keep detailed stats, I would guess that the question which projects to stop is not even second or third. Those places are for “How do we change project X… Read More Which project to postpone? Sensitivity matters.
Portfolio management and project selection Every now and then, I find myself in discussions about “portfolio management” where the implicit definition of portfolio management turns out to be “project selection”. Apparently, portfolio management is often interpreted as a one-off decision (upfront) whether a project must be run or not. When looking at the essence of portfolio… Read More Why portfolio management is NOT (just) project selection