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Cost Estimation Complete Self-Assessment

$249.00

Cost Estimation Complete Self-Assessment

$249.00

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This Instant-Access Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard and accompanying eBook is for managers, advisors, consultants, specialists, professionals and anyone interested in Cost Estimation assessment.

'Love using The Art of Service's self assessment, it's user friendly and able to do so many complex visualizations. Great support as well.' - Data Analyst in the Finance Industry

'A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words. Provided us with a means to readily produce a visual representation of the discovered data.' - CTO/ Business Architect in the Government Industry

'It was a great experience working with The Art of Service. The self assessment was very helpful and provided many learning opportunities for our organisation.' - Business Intelligence Platform Manager in the Miscellaneous Industry

What Is The Cost Estimation Self-Assessment?

The Cost Estimation Self-Assessment's Purpose is:

  • To help our clients to reduce their effort in the Cost Estimation work they do to get their problem solved
  • To help our clients in ensuring that their plans of action include every Cost Estimation task and that every Cost Estimation outcome is in place
  • To help our clients not having to spend time investigating strategic and tactical options, therefore saving time and ensuring Cost Estimation opportunity costs are low
  • To help our clients channel implementation direction instantly to deliver tailored Cost Estimation advise with structured going-forward plans

All the tools you need to an in-depth Cost Estimation Self-Assessment. Featuring 619 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Cost Estimation improvements can be made.

What You Get:

The Cost Estimation Complete Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard

  • Ensures you don't miss anything: 619 questions in 7 RDMAICS (Recognize, Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control and Sustain) steps with easy and quick navigating and answering for 1 or up to 10 participants
  • 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 Cost Estimation Self-Assessment
  • Dynamically generated projects-ready RACI Matrix shows your organization exactly what to do next
  • Is secure: Ensures offline data protection of your Self-Assessment results

The Cost Estimation Complete Self Assessment eBook version of the book in print

  • Provides a convenient way to distribute and share among the participants to prepare and discuss the Self-Assessment


In using the Self-Assessment you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Cost Estimation 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 Cost Estimation and process design strategies into practice according to best practice guidelines

Assess and define Cost Estimation with this Cost Estimation Self Assessment. Sample questions from the Complete, 619 Questions, Self-Assessment:

  • Recognize Question: Are we Assessing Cost Estimation and Risk?
  • Define Question: Are there Cost Estimation Models?
  • Measure Question: Are there any disadvantages to implementing Cost Estimation? There might be some that are less obvious?
  • Analyze Question: Who will be responsible for making the decisions to include or exclude requested changes once Cost Estimation is underway?
  • Improve Question: Does Cost Estimation analysis isolate the fundamental causes of problems?
  • Control Question: How does Cost Estimation integrate with other business initiatives?
  • Sustain Question: What are the compelling business reasons for embarking on Cost Estimation?

Value [to you] of the Cost Estimation Self-Assessment

Excluding hired consultants and advisors from top management consulting firms, internal Cost Estimation Self-Assessment work is typically undertaken by senior level positions with titles such as Enterprise Architect, Business Process Architects, Business Process Re-engineering Specialists and Business Architects.

Statistics according to Glassdoor and Indeed tell these positions receive an average basic pay of $125,000. Daily rates of basic pay are computed by dividing an employee's annual pay by 260 days. The daily salary is then derived by dividing the annual salary of $125,000 by 260 days = a daily rate of $480.

Top management consulting firms start at $2,000 a day, with rates typically charged up to 40 hours per week.

For the price of a fraction of this you can get complete peace of mind. Now.

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?'

For more than twenty years, The Art of Service's Self-Assessments empower people who can do just that - whether their title is marketer, entrepreneur, manager, salesperson, consultant, business process manager, executive assistant, IT Manager, CxO etc... - they are the people who rule the future. They are people who watch the process as it happens, and ask the right questions to make the process work better.

You are free to use the Self-Assessment contents in your presentations and documentation for internal end external use without asking us - we are here to help.

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