Most enterprises want to improve and grow. They commit resources – people and money – to make it happen. Often, though, the decisions about how to deploy those resources are ad hoc and made intuitive. Too often is buyer’s remorse. The investments made turn out in hindsight not to have been the effective at reaching the organization’s goals. A portfolio management system established a reasoned and thoughtful decision-making process and provides a frame of reference for exercising discipline in making these decisions.