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Research potential solutions to systems barriers, evidence based practices, and potential partners to inform long term systems change agenda and policy goals, and provide leadership the information needed to make critical decisions.

More Uses of the Competitor analysis Toolkit:

  • Supervise: proactive planning, coordination and communication are all essential to a successful project and building repeat clients.

  • Create plans/interventions based on barrier, data, and/or Competitor analysis, defined project scope and goals, measurable metrics for program evaluations, and projected timelines.

  • Confirm your planning uses discretion to achieve timely solution of problems in order to ensure Customer Satisfaction, eliminate downtime and prevent cost overruns.

  • Evaluate: execution of special projects in areas as New Product Development, Competitor analysis and bespoke marketing initiatives.

  • Translate strategy into actionable objectives and plans, and maintaining direction while balancing big picture context with day to day issues.

  • Maintain a win/loss pricing database to compile all pricing insights in a single repository to inform future pricing decisions.

  • Be accountable for participating in product investment strategy development by providing product line profitability; and market and Competitor analysis and benchmarking.

  • Ensure you revolutionize; lead process oriented able to derive solutions for increased lead process efficiency, decreased turnaround time for outputs.

  • Pilot: 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.

  • Supervise: close cooperation with the content planning and strategy team to ensure appropriate visibility into upcoming content launches and departures.

  • Ensure you officiate; lead, inspire and motivate strategic partners and colleagues in complex projects with and without formal or positional authority.

  • Pull, analyze, and report marketing and business data to identify trends and patterns that reveal customer behavior and habits.

  • Provide competitive analysis on various companies market offerings, identify Market Trends, pricing/business models, sales and methods of operation.

  • Be accountable for keeping abreast of current industry news and trends, while constantly identifying potential risks and opportunities for improvement.

  • Manage work with SEO counterparts to drive cross channel initiatives through keyword research, test execution, and Competitor analysis.

  • Communicate research insights and illustrate suggestions in compelling and creative ways to help foster empathy, elevate customer understanding, and help achieve product and business impact.

  • Manage work with an existing team to coordinate drawings and provide quality design for customer approval and manufacturing job packets.

  • Maintain price curves and report on trends, risks and opportunities through Data Analytics, insights, and Competitive intelligence.

  • Be accountable for developing and delivering project plans while implementing effective approaches for transaction strategy and execution.

  • Initiate: new consumer trends through market and Competitor analysis, to ensure that your soft good products are modern, competitive, and differentiating for your brands.

  • Manage: partner with engineers, analysts, qualitative researchers, and product marketing to integrate insights into a cohesive body of knowledge.

  • Ensure you clearly and concisely communicate ideas, perspectives, User Research, design problems, and design solutions in a diplomatic and persuasive manner.

  • Ensure your business identifies and implements product portfolio opportunities through innovation and Competitor analysis in assigned key categories.

  • Arrange that your design provides Data Analysis to increase effectiveness of market strategies; directs high level strategic and tactical decisions by supporting Business Intelligence tools and applications.

  • Provide a systems change lens and lead partner/Competitor analysis as your organization considers new ideas via the strategy screen.

  • Develop and maintain deep network of colleagues, prospective partners, and supporters to advance organizational objectives.

  • Supervise: moderate customer review on an ongoing basis and liaison with the Customer Service teams and product Development Teams on data.

  • Ensure you mastermind; lead process oriented individual who can manage multiple projects simultaneously to under a broader editorial strategy.


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

STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Competitor analysis 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 Competitor analysis improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 999 standard requirements:

  1. What resources are required for the improvement efforts?

  2. What are you challenging?

  3. Are there any easy-to-implement alternatives to Competitor analysis? Sometimes other solutions are available that do not require the cost implications of a full-blown project?

  4. How do you plan for the cost of succession?

  5. Where is Competitor analysis data gathered?

  6. What are the Competitor analysis investment costs?

  7. What is your cost benefit analysis?

  8. For your Competitor analysis project, identify and describe the business environment, is there more than one layer to the business environment?

  9. Are the Competitor analysis standards challenging?

  10. Is the solution cost-effective?

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

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

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

  4. Closing Process Group: Did the Competitor analysis project team have enough people to execute the Competitor analysis 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 Competitor analysis 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 Competitor analysis 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 Competitor analysis 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 Competitor analysis project or Phase Close-Out
  • 5.4 Lessons Learned



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

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Competitor analysis 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 Competitor analysis 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 Competitor analysis investments work better.

This Competitor analysis 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.