This metaphor guides leaders on an effective approach to improving organizational performance, using historical advances in architecture from pillars to columns. Read the article on LinkedIn:
Organizations advancing along a project management maturity model toward enterprise project management can be viewed as a pillars-to-arches evolution. Enterprise project management is an organization wide managerial philosophy, based on the idea that company goals are achievable through a web of simultaneous projects, which calls for a systemic approach and includes every and all types of projects. Ideally, the discipline of project management is ingrained in the hearts, minds, and souls of all participants.