Community Forum – How do you measure your strategic portfolio?

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Survey (Community Forum)
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Innovation Research Interchange
Knowledge Transfer
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A: How do you measure your strategic portfolio?

We’re looking to improve our organization’s decision-making processes. We would appreciate it if you could take a moment to share your insights on risk assessment and KPIs like project success/failure rate and innovation portfolio health. 

The results of the survey are below.

Community Responses

What KPIs do you use to measure the sufficiency/health of your innovation portfolio that we missed? 

  1. Progression of projects passing through stage gates. 
  1. Forecasted OTD 
  1. Alignment to strategic documents 
  1. Alignment to core capabilities 
  1. Workforce predictions 
  1. Strategic impact 
  1. ROI estimates 
  1. Decisions per quarter  
  1. Number of gates delayed or rescheduled  
  1. Projects cancelled at a late moment in the development e.g. after prototyping and/or scale up  
  1. Actual vs. anticipated annual revenues