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Blue Button+ Toolkit: best-practice templates, step-by-step work plans and maturity diagnostics

$249.00

Blue Button+ 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 Blue Button+ Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step work plans and maturity diagnostics for any Blue Button+ 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 Blue Button+ specific requirements:


STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Blue Button+ 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 699 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Blue Button+ improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 699 standard requirements:

  1. Are customer(s) identified and segmented according to their different needs and requirements?

  2. For your Blue Button+ project, identify and describe the business environment. is there more than one layer to the business environment?

  3. What is the magnitude of the improvements?

  4. Why are Blue Button+ skills important?

  5. Are we taking our company in the direction of better and revenue or cheaper and cost?

  6. Meeting the challenge: are missed Blue Button+ opportunities costing us money?

  7. How long will it take to change?

  8. Have the customer needs been translated into specific, measurable requirements? How?

  9. Are you taking your company in the direction of better and revenue or cheaper and cost?

  10. What are the compelling stakeholder reasons for embarking on Blue Button+?


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 Blue Button+ book in PDF containing 699 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

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

  • 62 step-by-step Blue Button+ Project Management Form Templates covering over 6000 Blue Button+ project requirements and success criteria:

Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:

  1. Quality Management Plan: Are best practices and metrics employed to identify issues, progress, performance, etc.?

  2. Source Selection Criteria: What should a Draft Request for Proposal (DRFP) include?

  3. Probability and Impact Matrix: What new technologies are being explored in the same area?

  4. Scope Management Plan: Organizational unit (e.g., department, team, or person) who will accept responsibility for satisfactory completion of the item?

  5. Procurement Audit: Were calculations used in evaluation adequate and correct?

  6. Project Schedule: Your Blue Button+ project management plan results in a Blue Button+ project schedule that is too long. If the Blue Button+ project network diagram cannot change but you have extra personnel resources, what is the BEST thing to do?

  7. Project Charter: Assumptions: What factors, for planning purposes, are you considering to be true?

  8. Team Performance Assessment: What are you doing specifically to develop the leaders around you?

  9. Project Performance Report: What degree are the relative importance and priority of the goals clear to all team members?

  10. Stakeholder Management Plan: Are there procedures in place to effectively manage interdependencies with other Blue Button+ projects / systems?

 
Step-by-step and complete Blue Button+ Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.

1.0 Initiating Process Group:

  • 1.1 Blue Button+ project Charter
  • 1.2 Stakeholder Register
  • 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix


2.0 Planning Process Group:

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

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Blue Button+ 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 Blue Button+ 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 Blue Button+ investments work better.

This Blue Button+ 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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