About: Eric Verzuh
Eric Verzuh is the bestselling author of The Fast Forward MBA in Project Management and President of The Versatile Company, whose training is focused exclusively on project management topics. Learn more about the Tame Microsoft Project solution at www.VersatileCompany.com/Tame-Microsoft-Project.
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Projects fulfill a number of purposes within an organization. The categories within a portfolio make clear which purposes the projects serve. Examples include mandatory growth, cost-cutting, and sustaining projects. For example, a sustaining project could include preventive maintenance projects for current manufacturing equipment. Growth versus cost- cutting distinguishes projects that generate new revenue from projects…