RMI Surveys

RMI Survey Series for Resource Management

The Resource Management Institute conducts a series of short surveys to help professionals compare and contrast their Resource Management operations to their peer groups. To be administered online, participants who complete these short 5 – 7 question surveys will receive the consolidated data back after the survey closes. This unique and resource management specific research information targets the IT services industry overall including enterprise IT departments, professional and consulting services, and field and support services organizations.

Each survey in the series will explore various aspects of running Resource Management operations to include:

    • Strategy and Management
    • Automation Tools
    • Resource Management Processes
    • Typical Resource Management Challenges
    • The Profession of being an RM or RMO Leader
    • Resource Utilization

 

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Resource Utilization

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The next survey, Resource Utilization, is now open. The below link will take you directly to the survey. It only takes a few minutes to complete. Don’t forget to add your email address at the end of the survey so you can receive the results.

Completed Surveys

The below surveys have closed. Thank you to everyone who participated. RMI members can click on the survey name to review the results. Not an RMI member? Join today.

  • Strategy and Management

      • Research collected from this survey included topics such as how companies organize their Resource Management Office function, the ratio of RMs to the number of staff that they are planning for, the base/denominator that the RM teams use to calculate utilization, and what the average utilization was in the respondents company.
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  • Automation Tools

      • Research collected from this survey focused on how satisfied respondents are with their PSA/PPM tool, what functions they are using the tool for, how satisfied are they with the RM functionality of their tool, and if they are still maintaining the use of spreadsheets to assist with the management of resources.
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  • Resource Management Processes

      • Research collected from this survey focused on if respondents have a formal documented process for RM, how they develop their RM processes, how they rate their level of maturity and adoption of RM practices in their organization, how do they train those involved in RM, and their objectives for effective RM.
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  • Inhibitors to Effective Resource Management

      • Research collected from this survey focused on the largest inhibitors respondents have to effective resource management, process support for resource management, current inhibitors in respondents automation support for resource management, and what current automation deficiencies respondents plan on addressing.
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  • Profession of Being an RM/RMO Leader

      • Research collected from this survey focused on many dimensions of the RM/RMO leader’s role including how many resource managers are in the respondent’s organizations and how many resources those RMs manage, organizational reporting, training, career planning, compensation and more. This first of its kind survey provides valuable benchmark information for services teams focused on resource management initiatives.
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