Procurement Networks Toolkit: best-practice templates, step-by-step work plans and maturity diagnostics

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


STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Procurement Networks 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 717 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Procurement Networks improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 717 standard requirements:

  1. Risk events: what are the things that could go wrong?

  2. Are there any constraints known that bear on the ability to perform Procurement Networks work? How is the team addressing them?

  3. Are new benefits received and understood?

  4. Are audit criteria, scope, frequency and methods defined?

  5. How will we ensure we get what we expected?

  6. If you had to leave your organization for a year and the only communication you could have with employees was a single paragraph, what would you write?

  7. Your reputation and success is your lifeblood, and Procurement Networks shows you how to stay relevant, add value, and win and retain customers

  8. Do we have past Procurement Networks Successes?

  9. Teaches and consults on quality process improvement, project management, and accelerated Procurement Networks techniques

  10. Are improvement team members fully trained on Procurement Networks?


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 Procurement Networks book in PDF containing 717 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

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

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

Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:

  1. Procurement Audit: Are there inferior competencies among procurement staff?

  2. Source Selection Criteria: What past performance information should be requested?

  3. Schedule Management Plan: Are the results of quality assurance reviews provided to affected groups & individuals?

  4. Initiating Process Group: Are the changes in your Procurement Networks project being formally requested, analyzed, and approved by the appropriate decision makers?

  5. Project Performance Report: To what degree do all members feel responsible for all agreed-upon measures?

  6. Lessons Learned: How effective was the training you received in preparation for the use of the product/service?

  7. Lessons Learned: For the next Procurement Networks project, how could you improve on the way Procurement Networks project was conducted?

  8. Schedule Management Plan: Have all documents been archived in a Procurement Networks project repository for each release?

  9. Cost Management Plan: Have the reasons why the changes to the organizational systems and capabilities are required?

  10. Risk Management Plan: For software; Does the software interface with new or unproven hardware or unproven vendor products?

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

1.0 Initiating Process Group:

  • 1.1 Procurement Networks project Charter
  • 1.2 Stakeholder Register
  • 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix


2.0 Planning Process Group:

  • 2.1 Procurement Networks project Management Plan
  • 2.2 Scope Management Plan
  • 2.3 Requirements Management Plan
  • 2.4 Requirements Documentation
  • 2.5 Requirements Traceability Matrix
  • 2.6 Procurement Networks 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 Procurement Networks 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 Procurement Networks 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 Procurement Networks 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 Procurement Networks project with this in-depth Procurement Networks Toolkit.

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Procurement Networks 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 Procurement Networks 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 Procurement Networks investments work better.

This Procurement Networks 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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  • 5
    MARIETTA W. Senior Consultant

    Posted by MARIETTA W. on 5th Sep 2018

    Standard Requirements is a straightforward guide. It is a tool to help develop a detailed vision of all areas impacted by an implementation, and a useful tool for scoring readiness and implementation quality.

  • 5
    DAVID T. Software Consultant

    Posted by DAVID T. on 5th Sep 2018

    Quality is a topic that is very important for me right now, and it should be important for every team. This book contains a self-assessment that can be useful for your organization to find out where you currently are. If you struggle to ask the right questions about your efforts, this book will give many of them, and a way to score your answers

  • 5
    Thank you for providing these valuable resources.

    Posted by HANS D. on 5th Sep 2018

    HANS D. Integration & Solution Architect

  • 5
    The Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, Canada

    Posted by The Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, Canada on 4th Sep 2018

    I would like to extend my sincere appreciation. I would also like to thank you for your service in promoting business continuity practices. I wish you every success in your work.

  • 5
    I really like the format. Simple but quite powerful. I will make sure to share my views with Amazon. Thanks again.

    Posted by CARL M. on 4th Sep 2018

    CARL M. Senior Solutions Architect

  • 5
    Hi everybody, The book is amazing, I will read it deeper during my next holidays. Thanks and regards

    Posted by Diego P. on 4th Sep 2018

    Diego P. Head of BDA Business Unit

  • 5
    Thank you! I have found a lot of great information in the text so far. I plan to use your book as one of our references as we build out our SDDC and gladly leave an online review.

    Posted by CRAIG T. on 4th Sep 2018

    CRAIG T. Chief Technology Officer

  • 5
    This is great!

    Posted by GREG C, on 2nd Sep 2018

    GREG C. CEO Managed Service Provider

  • 5
    JUNE M. Vice President Information Technology, Human Resources and Administrative Services

    Posted by JUNE M. on 4th Aug 2018

    I would love to have a conversation with you, at the moment I am preparing for our annual IT Conference, which I might add, we could have used you as a presenter!