Business Functions Toolkit

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GuidE Business Functions: respect you treat all people with dignity and value the collective power of teamwork.

More Uses of thE Business Functions Toolkit:

  • Use historical sales data and collected input from marketing and other Business Functions to translate high level (aggregate) demand plans into more discreet demand plans that can be used for material planning.

  • Ensure your organizations bcm philosophy is to provide cost effectivE Business continuity strategies for your organizations employees, its critical Business Functions, clients and shareholders.

  • Be accountable for interacting with peers across Business Functions at your organization to gather and analyze data and other information relevant to your Business Development activities.

  • Develop and evolve Key Performance Indicators across all product platforms (desktop, mobile, tablet) and all Business Functions.

  • Arrange that your project complies; this is to be achieved by implementing and maintaining a quality function partnership with centralized shared services organization and geographically distributed Business Functions.

  • Support divisions and Business Functions in terms of integration with the Group Data Quality Monitoring platforms and adoption of group standards and Best Practices.

  • Ensure your project develops and maintains procedures as Crisis Management, Continuous Monitoring, Risk Analysis, and Cyber resiliency scenarios for mission Essential Services and Business Functions.

  • Be accountable for administering employee relations, Performance Management, training/development and compliance programs with a balanced focus on Enterprise Sales, Product Engineering and corE Business Functions.

  • SystematizE Business Functions: design, test, implement, and support complex systems supporting your organizations critical Business Functions.

  • Analyze impact on, and risk to, essential Business Functions or Information Systems to identify acceptable recovery time periods and Resource Requirements.

  • Arrange that your planning develops and maintains procedures as Crisis Management, Continuous Monitoring, Risk Analysis, and Cyber resiliency scenarios for mission Essential Services and Business Functions.

  • Ensure you raise; lead with expertise in a wide range of Business Functions, processes, leadership, budgeting and overall Business Operations and Financial Management.

  • Oversee the Design And Delivery insights that analyzE Business Functions and critical operations and Performance Metrics to customers.

  • Ensure optimization of data continuous governance practices for consistent, secure and synchronized data availability throughout Business Functions in accordance with all enterprise policies.

  • Enable Self Service infrastructure and services to thE Business Functions to enable Self Service Data Access and insights.

  • Oversee the Design And Delivery of reports and insights that analyzE Business Functions and key operations and Performance Metrics.

  • Oversee the Design And Delivery of data and metrics, reports, dashboards, and insights that analyzE Business Functions and key operations and Performance Metrics.

  • Ensure you control; understand the mandate and processes in each Business Functions, and work closely with department heads to develop quarterly/annual Work Plans and budgets.

  • Ensure you conduct; understand the mandate and processes in each Business Functions, and work closely with department heads to develop quarterly/annual Work Plans and budgets.

  • Make sure that your organization requires intermediate to advanced knowledge and understanding Cloud Development, networking, software, data, security, Internet, operations, applications and Systems Software, Data And Analytics, architecture and corE Business Functions.

  • Assure your corporation acts as a consultant to information system and Business Functions/plans assigned to help develop appropriate recovery strategies using industry standard options.

  • Provide Technical Support to end users and organization management on all Business Functions and processes encompassed in the supported Business Systems.

  • Ensure high availability of enterprise voice and data platforms that support internal employeE Business Functions and external customer contact.

  • Be certain that your organization complies; describes the primary Business Functions of the enterprise and distinguish between customer facing, supplier related, business execution and Business Management functions.

  • DrivE Business Functions: partner with Business Functions, platform development and delivery teams, and other architects to enhance Existing Applications or ensures new systems can integrate and seamlessly communicate with other applications.

  • Build and strengthen working relationships and scale with the growth of business teams to ensure integration with various Business Functions, bring Treasury operation awareness and help steer Treasury operations requirements.

  • Ensure you unite; understand the mandate and processes in each Business Functions, and work closely with department heads to develop quarterly/annual Work Plans and budgets.

  • CoordinatE Business Functions: partner with network and applications teams to expand use cases that enhance Security Controls as confidentiality and integrity to protect critical Business Functions and access to sensitive data.

  • Manage work with the Legal SMEs and Business Functions to gather requirements and document functional specifications and Process Flows.

  • Be certain that your corporation understands thE Business operations in detail; knowledgeable of current and possible future practices, trends, and information affecting multiplE Business Functions and aspects of how they relate to other areas.

  • Lead Business Functions: work directly with your customers and Internal Project Team to perform critical analysis of client business situations.

  • Arrange that your business complies; functions as the lead on projects to architecture, implement or enhance, and test Enterprise Systems and applications to meet dynamic Business Needs.

  • Be certain that your organization promotes and encourages Continuous Improvement in efficiency, quality, production, and safety using team driven processes and Key Performance Indicators and recognition and rewarding high performance.


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

STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of thE Business Functions 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 999 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of Process Design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Business Functions improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 999 standard requirements:

  1. How are consistent Business Functions definitions important?

  2. What is your organizations process which leads to recognition of value generation?

  3. How do you go about comparing Business Functions approaches/solutions?

  4. What successful thing are you doing today that may be blinding you to new growth opportunities?

  5. What are the costs and benefits?

  6. Would you develop a Business Functions Communication Strategy?

  7. What are the processes for audit reporting and management?

  8. Who defines (or who defined) the rules and roles?

  9. Who will determine interim and final deadlines?

  10. How will Business Functions decisions be made and monitored?

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 Business Functions book in PDF containing 994 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

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

  • 62 step-by-step Business Functions Project Management Form Templates covering over 1500 Business Functions project requirements and success criteria:

Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:

  1. Cost Management Plan: Eac -estimate at completion, what is the total job expected to cost?

  2. Activity Cost Estimates: In which phase of the Acquisition Process cycle does source qualifications reside?

  3. Project Scope Statement: Will all Business Functions project issues be unconditionally tracked through the Issue Resolution process?

  4. Closing Process Group: Did thE Business Functions Project Team have enough people to execute thE Business Functions Project Plan?

  5. Source Selection Criteria: What are the guidelines regarding award without considerations?

  6. Scope Management Plan: Are Corrective Actions taken when actual results are substantially different from detailed Business Functions Project Plan (variances)?

  7. Initiating Process Group: During which stage of Risk planning are risks prioritized based on probability and impact?

  8. Cost Management Plan: Is your organization certified as a supplier, wholesaler, regular dealer, or manufacturer of corresponding products/supplies?

  9. Procurement Audit: Was a formal review of tenders received undertaken?

  10. Activity Cost Estimates: What procedures are put in place regarding bidding and cost comparisons, if any?

Step-by-step and completE Business Functions Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.

1.0 Initiating Process Group:

2.0 Planning Process Group:

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 Business Functions 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 Business Functions project or Phase Close-Out
  • 5.4 Lessons Learned



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

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • DiagnosE Business Functions 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 Business Functions 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 Business Functions investments work better.

This Business Functions 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.