Resource Management 2.0: The Next Chapter of Just-in-Time Resourcing®
Recent research makes it clear that while the professional and consulting services industry has invested in process improvements to enhance project performance, quality and cost of delivery – the industry is actually getting worse at resource management! Given that labor expense is the single biggest cost element for professional services organizations, these trends must be reversed for any services organization to be successful.
In this white paper, we will discuss five key industry barriers to resource management success and how to overcome them to achieve true Just-in-Time Resourcing® – enabling your team to predictably get the right person in the right place at the right time.
Given that billable consultants now represent 80% of the typical services organization’s cost base, it is clear that the organization must prioritize efficient management of these resources to maximize utilization and successful project delivery.