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Microsoft Blend Toolkit: best-practice templates, step-by-step work plans and maturity diagnostics

$249.00

Microsoft Blend Toolkit: best-practice templates, step-by-step work plans and maturity diagnostics

$249.00

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Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Microsoft Blend Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step work plans and maturity diagnostics for any Microsoft Blend 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 Microsoft Blend specific requirements:


STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Microsoft Blend 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 665 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Microsoft Blend improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 665 standard requirements:

  1. Are you satisfied with your current role? If not, what is missing from it?

  2. Have all non-recommended alternatives been analyzed in sufficient detail?

  3. What is your theory of human motivation, and how does your compensation plan fit with that view?

  4. What other organizational variables, such as reward systems or communication systems, affect the performance of this Microsoft Blend process?

  5. Do we monitor the Microsoft Blend decisions made and fine tune them as they evolve?

  6. Does Microsoft Blend appropriately measure and monitor risk?

  7. How do you identify the kinds of information that you will need?

  8. When a Microsoft Blend manager recognizes a problem, what options are available?

  9. Do you have any supplemental information to add to this checklist?

  10. What do we do when new problems arise?


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 Microsoft Blend book in PDF containing 665 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

Your Microsoft Blend 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 Microsoft Blend Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Microsoft Blend 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 Microsoft Blend 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 Microsoft Blend projects with the 62 implementation resources:

  • 62 step-by-step Microsoft Blend Project Management Form Templates covering over 6000 Microsoft Blend project requirements and success criteria:

Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:

  1. Team Member Performance Assessment: Does statute or regulation require the job responsibility?

  2. Source Selection Criteria: What is the last item a Microsoft Blend project manager must do to finalize Microsoft Blend project close-out?

  3. Quality Audit: Is refuse and garbage adequately stored and disposed of with sufficient frequency to prevent contamination?

  4. Activity Duration Estimates: Does a process exist to determine the potential loss or gain if risk events occur?

  5. Team Member Performance Assessment: To what degree will new and supplemental skills be introduced as the need is recognized?

  6. Change Management Plan: Have the business unit contacts been briefed by the Microsoft Blend project team?

  7. WBS Dictionary: Are records maintained to show how management reserves are used?

  8. Project Portfolio management: Do you analyse the impact of individual new Microsoft Blend projects to the overall portfolio?

  9. Risk Audit: Does the customer have a solid idea of what is required?

  10. Activity Cost Estimates: Were sponsors and decision makers available when needed outside regularly scheduled meetings?

 
Step-by-step and complete Microsoft Blend Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.

1.0 Initiating Process Group:

  • 1.1 Microsoft Blend project Charter
  • 1.2 Stakeholder Register
  • 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix


2.0 Planning Process Group:

  • 2.1 Microsoft Blend project Management Plan
  • 2.2 Scope Management Plan
  • 2.3 Requirements Management Plan
  • 2.4 Requirements Documentation
  • 2.5 Requirements Traceability Matrix
  • 2.6 Microsoft Blend 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 Microsoft Blend 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 Microsoft Blend 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 Microsoft Blend project or Phase Close-Out
  • 5.4 Lessons Learned

 

Results

With this Three Step process you will have all the tools you need for any Microsoft Blend project with this in-depth Microsoft Blend Toolkit.

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Microsoft Blend 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 Microsoft Blend 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 Microsoft Blend investments work better.

This Microsoft Blend 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.

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