This series examines today’s most pressing business issues from many angles. The Debates offer a healthy discussion of options, immediate impacts and long-term consequences. The following Debates address some of your supply chain-related concerns.
Increased regulation, stakeholder activism and changing consumer behaviors have made companies realize that sustainability is more than just a public relations issue. But when it comes to M&A, is sustainability really a critical deal issue?
Program Management Offices (PMOs) are traditionally responsible for improvements in management of IT programs. However, as more value is needed from IT, is the PMO able to shoulder the burden of complex projects, or is something more needed?
M&A can be risky. Therefore, it’s important to make informed decisions about managing risk. Some companies choose an integrated approach; others limit the responsibility to a specialized deal group. Which approach works better?