Roles of top management and organizational project management in the effective company strategy implementation

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  • Irja Hyväri

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  • Aalto University


Companies are increasingly using organizational project management in their work to achieve company goals. The purpose of this study is to investigate the effectiveness of the company strategy implementation in different business organizations. This study aims to determine roles of top management and organizational project management in the company strategy implementation. Also other organizational factors which may affect the efficiency of the strategy implementation will be considered. In this study, research method was the case study carried out in business organizations. The results indicate the importance of clear roles and responsibilities in the organizational project management governance. Moreover, both top management and organizational project management emphasized the importance of communication, because nowadays changes in environment and other focus areas require a fast response. (C) 2016 The Authors. Published by Elsevier Ltd.


Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the 29th IPMA World Congress WC2015 (28-30 September – 1 October, Panama)
EditorsA Serpell, Ferrada
Publication statusPublished - 2016
MoE publication typeA4 Article in a conference publication
EventIPMA World Congress - Westin Playa Bonita, Panama
Duration: 28 Sep 20151 Oct 2015
Conference number: 29

Publication series

NameProcedia Social and Behavioral Sciences
ISSN (Print)1877-0428


ConferenceIPMA World Congress
CityWestin Playa Bonita

    Research areas

  • Company strategy, governance, top management, organizational project management, leadership, PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT, GOVERNANCE

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