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Executive Overview

The business world has changed radically in the past decade. Globalization, smart devices, and social media have all had a profound effect on how we approach work and get important programs done. For business transformation initiatives to succeed in this shifting environment, organizations today must give renewed emphasis to the tenets of program management, which provide the focus, structure, and discipline necessary to achieve desired business outcomes. In a fast evolving, flat world operating environment, enterprises need to constantly innovate and improve products and services to maintain a strong competitive position in the marketplace.