Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Decision Making Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step work plans and maturity diagnostics for any Decision Making related project.
Download the Toolkit and in Three Steps you will be guided from idea to implementation results.
The Toolkit contains the following practical and powerful enablers with new and updated Decision Making specific requirements:
STEP 1: Get your bearings
- The latest quick edition of the Decision Making Self Assessment book in PDF containing 49 requirements to perform a quickscan, get an overview and share with stakeholders.
Organized in a data driven improvement cycle RDMAICS (Recognize, Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control and Sustain), check the…
- Example pre-filled Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard to get familiar with results generation
Then find your goals…
STEP 2: Set concrete goals, tasks, dates and numbers you can track
Featuring 868 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Decision Making improvements can be made.
Examples; 10 of the 868 standard requirements:
- In many cases the BICC can support its own funding through the cost savings realized by eliminating redundant tools or reducing the overhead of expensive support and maintenance contracts. As the BICC becomes more strategic, it becomes more difficult to quantify its intrinsic value. How can you measure better decision making?
- Due to the role of creativity and innovation techniques on the development of new ideas, which of the creativity techniques are the priority for application in collective strategic decision making?
- Governance, which encompasses all of the decision making and project management for an application, begins with business case development. Does it really make sense to build this application?
- Improve information for decision making (e.g.: provide the ability to report on certain statistics or outcomes that could not previously be reported; perform more in-depth analysis)?
- Is there a timely attempt to prepare people for technological and organizational changes, e.g., through personnel management, training, or participatory decision making?
- Tell the story of how you reached your conclusion in you most recent problem solving (steps you took, who was involved, whom you consulted, the level of time and effort involved)?
- To what extent are benefit/cost analyses and risk analysis considered in the decision making process including whether the level of consideration is appropriate and effective?
- Comparative Data How do you select and ensure the effective use of key comparative data and information to support operational and strategic decision making and innovation?
- Can product portfolios be more visualised vertically and horizontally to increase the understanding on the related PPM challenges and points for management attention?
- Many divisions of organizations seek decentralized financial control. How can an ERP system be implemented to ensure local financial decision making and control?
Complete the self assessment, on your own or with a team in a workshop setting. Use the workbook together with the self assessment requirements spreadsheet:
- The workbook is the latest in-depth complete edition of the Decision Making book in PDF containing 868 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in…
Your Decision Making self-assessment dashboard which gives you your dynamically prioritized projects-ready tool and shows your organization exactly what to do next:
- The Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard; with the Decision Making Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Decision Making areas need attention, which requirements you should focus on and who will be responsible for them:
- Shows your organization instant insight in areas for improvement: Auto generates reports, radar chart for maturity assessment, insights per process and participant and bespoke, ready to use, RACI Matrix
- Gives you a professional Dashboard to guide and perform a thorough Decision Making Self-Assessment
- Is secure: Ensures offline data protection of your Self-Assessment results
- Dynamically prioritized projects-ready RACI Matrix shows your organization exactly what to do next:
STEP 3: Implement, Track, follow up and revise strategy
The outcomes of STEP 2, the self assessment, are the inputs for STEP 3; Start and manage Decision Making projects with the 62 implementation resources:
- 62 step-by-step Decision Making Project Management Form Templates covering over 6000 Decision Making project requirements and success criteria:
Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:
- Roles and Responsibilities: What areas would you highlight for changes or improvements?
- Planning Process Group: Explanation: Is what the Decision Making project intents to solve a hard question?
- WBS Dictionary: Are meaningful indicators identified for use in measuring the status of cost and schedule performance?
- Project Charter: Fit with other Products Compliments – Cannibalizes?
- Human Resource Management Plan: Have all involved Decision Making project stakeholders and work groups committed to the Decision Making project?
- Scope Management Plan: Have Decision Making project team accountabilities & responsibilities been clearly defined?
- Procurement Audit: Does the organization have an overall procurement strategy and/or policy?
- Scope Management Plan: Have activity relationships and interdependencies within tasks been adequately identified?
- Variance Analysis: Are the requirements for all items of overhead established by rational, traceable processes?
- Stakeholder Analysis Matrix: Are the interests in line with the programme objectives?
Step-by-step and complete Decision Making Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.
1.0 Initiating Process Group:
- 1.1 Decision Making project Charter
- 1.2 Stakeholder Register
- 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix
2.0 Planning Process Group:
- 2.1 Decision Making project Management Plan
- 2.2 Scope Management Plan
- 2.3 Requirements Management Plan
- 2.4 Requirements Documentation
- 2.5 Requirements Traceability Matrix
- 2.6 Decision Making project Scope Statement
- 2.7 Assumption and Constraint Log
- 2.8 Work Breakdown Structure
- 2.9 WBS Dictionary
- 2.10 Schedule Management Plan
- 2.11 Activity List
- 2.12 Activity Attributes
- 2.13 Milestone List
- 2.14 Network Diagram
- 2.15 Activity Resource Requirements
- 2.16 Resource Breakdown Structure
- 2.17 Activity Duration Estimates
- 2.18 Duration Estimating Worksheet
- 2.19 Decision Making project Schedule
- 2.20 Cost Management Plan
- 2.21 Activity Cost Estimates
- 2.22 Cost Estimating Worksheet
- 2.23 Cost Baseline
- 2.24 Quality Management Plan
- 2.25 Quality Metrics
- 2.26 Process Improvement Plan
- 2.27 Responsibility Assignment Matrix
- 2.28 Roles and Responsibilities
- 2.29 Human Resource Management Plan
- 2.30 Communications Management Plan
- 2.31 Risk Management Plan
- 2.32 Risk Register
- 2.33 Probability and Impact Assessment
- 2.34 Probability and Impact Matrix
- 2.35 Risk Data Sheet
- 2.36 Procurement Management Plan
- 2.37 Source Selection Criteria
- 2.38 Stakeholder Management Plan
- 2.39 Change Management Plan
3.0 Executing Process Group:
- 3.1 Team Member Status Report
- 3.2 Change Request
- 3.3 Change Log
- 3.4 Decision Log
- 3.5 Quality Audit
- 3.6 Team Directory
- 3.7 Team Operating Agreement
- 3.8 Team Performance Assessment
- 3.9 Team Member Performance Assessment
- 3.10 Issue Log
4.0 Monitoring and Controlling Process Group:
- 4.1 Decision Making project Performance Report
- 4.2 Variance Analysis
- 4.3 Earned Value Status
- 4.4 Risk Audit
- 4.5 Contractor Status Report
- 4.6 Formal Acceptance
5.0 Closing Process Group:
- 5.1 Procurement Audit
- 5.2 Contract Close-Out
- 5.3 Decision Making project or Phase Close-Out
- 5.4 Lessons Learned
With this Three Step process you will have all the tools you need for any Decision Making project with this in-depth Decision Making Toolkit.
In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:
- Diagnose Decision Making projects, initiatives, organizations, businesses and processes using accepted diagnostic standards and practices
- Implement evidence-based best practice strategies aligned with overall goals
- Integrate recent advances in Decision Making and put process design strategies into practice according to best practice guidelines
Defining, designing, creating, and implementing a process to solve a business challenge or meet a business objective is the most valuable role; In EVERY company, organization and department.
Unless you are talking a one-time, single-use project within a business, there should be a process. Whether that process is managed and implemented by humans, AI, or a combination of the two, it needs to be designed by someone with a complex enough perspective to ask the right questions. Someone capable of asking the right questions and step back and say, ‘What are we really trying to accomplish here? And is there a different way to look at it?’
This Toolkit empowers people to do just that – whether their title is entrepreneur, manager, consultant, (Vice-)President, CxO etc… – they are the people who rule the future. They are the person who asks the right questions to make Decision Making investments work better.
This Decision Making All-Inclusive Toolkit enables You to be that person:
Includes lifetime updates
Every self assessment comes with Lifetime Updates and Lifetime Free Updated Books. Lifetime Updates is an industry-first feature which allows you to receive verified self assessment updates, ensuring you always have the most accurate information at your fingertips.