Centers of Excellence Integrated Toolkit

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

STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Centers of Excellence Integrated 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 905 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Centers of Excellence Integrated improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 905 standard requirements:

  1. How would you describe the level of coordination and communication between IT and business operations when it comes to issues related to public cloud (costs, security, complexity, etc.)?

  2. Is there a mechanism for associating service cluster clones/snapshots with the master and identifying any anomalies in cloning that could be due to social engineering or virus?

  3. Are there mechanisms for tagging solutions/services and the assets that comprise them based on service clusters that have been earmarked to migrate to off-premise clouds?

  4. Does the current architecture, including the platform, its microservices and the infrastructure, still meet the requirements for the majority of solutions/services?

  5. What is your primary role in the usage and/or management of cloud-based analytics and business intelligence applications/technology within your organization?

  6. How would you describe the extent to which cloud-based analytics and business intelligence initiatives have been adopted within your business/organization?

  7. Do you mitigate downtime risks by shifting compute loads to public-cloud infrastructure either during peak times or at least when you are under attack?

  8. Does your organization utilize a sales compensation center of excellence and/or sales compensation governance board for plan design and administration?

  9. Does the business case for IoT include items that affect the cloud service platform and infrastructure as scale, data management and higher ISP costs?

  10. How do you as a future-focused CFO and a key strategic partner ensure that you are taking advantage of the latest and most relevant technology trends?

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 Centers of Excellence Integrated book in PDF containing 905 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

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

  • 62 step-by-step Centers of Excellence Integrated Project Management Form Templates covering over 1500 Centers of Excellence Integrated project requirements and success criteria:

Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:

  1. Cost Management Plan: Is the assigned Centers of Excellence Integrated project manager a PMP (Certified Centers of Excellence Integrated project manager) and experienced?

  2. Change Request: What mechanism is used to appraise others of changes that are made?

  3. Duration Estimating Worksheet: What is the total time required to complete the Centers of Excellence Integrated project if no delays occur?

  4. Team Performance Assessment: To what degree does the teams work approach provide opportunity for members to engage in results-based evaluation?

  5. Roles and Responsibilities: Be specific; avoid generalities. Thank you and great work alone are insufficient. What exactly do you appreciate and why?

  6. Scope Management Plan: Organizational policies that might affect the availability of resources?

  7. Scope Management Plan: Has the selected plan been formulated using cost effectiveness and incremental analysis techniques?

  8. Lessons Learned: Is there any way in which you think your development process hampered this Centers of Excellence Integrated project?

  9. Risk Audit: Are regular safety inspections made of buildings, grounds and equipment?

  10. Schedule Management Plan: Are trade-offs between accepting the risk and mitigating the risk identified?

Step-by-step and complete Centers of Excellence Integrated Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.

1.0 Initiating Process Group:

  • 1.1 Centers of Excellence Integrated project Charter
  • 1.2 Stakeholder Register
  • 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix

2.0 Planning Process Group:

  • 2.1 Centers of Excellence Integrated project Management Plan
  • 2.2 Scope Management Plan
  • 2.3 Requirements Management Plan
  • 2.4 Requirements Documentation
  • 2.5 Requirements Traceability Matrix
  • 2.6 Centers of Excellence Integrated 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 Centers of Excellence Integrated 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 Centers of Excellence Integrated 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 Centers of Excellence Integrated project or Phase Close-Out
  • 5.4 Lessons Learned



With this Three Step process you will have all the tools you need for any Centers of Excellence Integrated project with this in-depth Centers of Excellence Integrated Toolkit.

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Centers of Excellence Integrated 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 Centers of Excellence Integrated 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 Centers of Excellence Integrated investments work better.

This Centers of Excellence Integrated 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.