Business Strategy Toolkit

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Assure your organization works directly with business unit clients to understand specific Business Processes and business drivers and Business Strategy across multiple business units; identifies and communicates resulting needs and opportunities for Business Process improvement that can be enabled via technology.

More Uses of the Business Strategy Toolkit:

  • Ensure that Financial Planning and controls for IT portfolio decisions provide a return on investment, Cost Savings, Performance Improvement and clearly link to the defined Business Strategy.

  • Supervise: review departmental Business Strategy and evaluate possible integration of new industry tools and technology to increase departmental efficiencies and effectiveness concerning environmental impacts.

  • Develop and manage the BI strategy by defining priorities linked to Business Strategy, leading organization and process change, and demonstrating financial acumen by controlling funding around tools, user licensing, and resources.

  • Confirm your project creates and leads a Talent structure that supports the needs of the enterprise while gaining Organizational Effectiveness in terms of Business Strategy, profitability, and competitive advantage.

  • Be certain that your venture aligns the sales organizations objections with organization Business Strategy through participation in corporate Strategic Planning, strategy development, forecasting, sales resources planning and budgeting.

  • Be accountable for leveraging deep expertise in Business Strategy, analysis, Data Science, and visualization techniques to support the audit function and your organization with actionable insights to drive ongoing success.

  • Collaborate with other Solution Engineers, business partners, and platform architects to translate Business Strategy and requirements into system requirements and technical solutions.

  • Confirm your venture leads the development of the IT Strategy and roadmap; ensures its integration with the enterprises Strategic Planning process, and the resulting Business Strategy and plans.

  • Ensure you consult; build, facilitate, and lead efforts with partner relationships to understand the Value Proposition and Business Case aligned to your Business Strategy to drive Decision Making and translate needs into term sheets to facilitate negotiations with future strategic business partners.

  • Secure that your project serves as a key business partner to communicate Consumer Insights with key cross functional partners in order to inform Decision Making and help shape Business Strategy.

  • Ensure you specialize; understand current and expected changes to Business Strategy and related regulatory implications to business, and continually update Compliance Processes, Procedures And Policies accordingly.

  • Serve as a trusted contributor to Business Strategy, who can help assess the impact of executive decisions on your organizations reputation, market value, and overall business success.

  • Maintain a comprehensive technology Operating model to support the evolving Business Strategy and ensure Continuous Improvement of the underlying technology platforms and processes.

  • Develop a trusted advisor relationship with customer Key Stakeholders and executive sponsors to fully understand customers Business Strategy, technical environment and measurements for success.

  • Ensure you officiate; lead the process for discovering Business Strategy needs, end User Needs and dependencies of multiple products in the eco system to build product strategy and Product Roadmap.

  • Ensure you support; lead the acquisition and development of effective master Data Management and Data Warehouse solutions that deliver high quality, complete, and consistent data as the foundation for enabling the goals of your Business Strategy.

  • Ensure you champion; lead with expertise in leadership development and collaborating with business stakeholders to create alignment between Business Strategy, goals, behaviors and culture to drive performance.

  • Devise: deep dive in large scale data and use Advanced Analytics and/or visualization tools to identify key insights that inform omnichannel program improvements and Business Strategy.

  • Ensure you supervise; lead Business Architects determine the best way for an enterprise to turn the lead Business Strategy into an actionable plan, enabled through strategic technology investments.

  • Evaluate new application, infrastructure and cloud decisions in existing context of applications, infrastructure, standards, current Business Strategy and future Business Strategy.

  • Ensure your enterprise contributes to defining the direction for new products, processes, standards, or operational plans based on Business Strategy with a significant impact on work group results.

  • Be certain that your venture analyzes, lead and coordinates design, development and implementation of systems and services with functionality across program areas using Enterprise Architecture standards.

  • Be accountable for identifying, coaching and nurturing talent in the field enterprise community, partnering with Human Resources and local field leadership to develop people and skillsets.

  • Audit: strategic sales planning and implementation provides input to the development of strategic sales plans that reflect your organizations Business Strategy to advance market share/penetration and achieve profitable growth.

  • Configure structures, processes, reward systems and people practices and policies to create an effective organization where all elements of the design work coherently together to execute the Business Strategy.

  • Contribute to design of a solutions architecture for identified medium complexity projects or domain research efforts, or projects based on enterprise Business Strategy, business capabilities and business requirements; obtain peer review for feedback and consensus.

  • Manage work with Business Strategy and analytics department to efficiently and effectively deploy marketing resources and measure and optimize the efficacy of marketing campaigns and fan engagement.

  • Secure that your organization participates in development and application of standards and minimal viable architectures through the EA governance model, which is informed by the Business Strategy and Corporate Governance.

  • Secure that your organization leads the analysis of business and Operating models, Market Trends and the technology industry to determine potential impact on the enterprises Business Strategy, direction and architecture.

  • Enable and foster a culture of high organizational performance through internal and cross functional initiatives and leading cross team projects to optimize organizational performance.


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

STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Business Strategy 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 Strategy improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 999 standard requirements:

  1. How will effects be measured?

  2. How do you measure efficient delivery of Business Strategy services?

  3. How likely is it that a customer would recommend your company to a friend or colleague?

  4. What vendors make products that address the Business Strategy needs?

  5. At what cost?

  6. What is the Value Stream Mapping?

  7. Who manages supplier Risk Management in your organization?

  8. What are the Business Strategy investment costs?

  9. How do you use Business Strategy data and information to support organizational Decision Making and innovation?

  10. Was a Business Strategy charter developed?

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

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

  • 62 step-by-step Business Strategy Project Management Form Templates covering over 1500 Business Strategy 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 Strategy project issues be unconditionally tracked through the Issue Resolution process?

  4. Closing Process Group: Did the Business Strategy project team have enough people to execute the Business Strategy 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 Strategy 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 Strategy 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 Strategy 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 Strategy 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 Strategy project with this in-depth Business Strategy Toolkit.

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Business Strategy 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 Strategy 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 Strategy investments work better.

This Business Strategy 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.