Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Concept Map Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step work plans and maturity diagnostics for any Concept Map 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 Concept Map specific requirements:
STEP 1: Get your bearings
- The latest quick edition of the Concept Map 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 934 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Concept Map improvements can be made.
Examples; 10 of the 934 standard requirements:
- What methodology can be used to implement the use of concept mapping in knowledge management at the individual level as well as in knowledge sharing in groups?
- How did the key leaders view the time spent on the Concept Mapping process to plan for the strategic goal of expanding experiential learning?
- Why did you implement concept mapping as a way to interpret and make sense of the conversations that occur during pause and learn sessions?
- What are the perspectives of key leaders toward Concept Mapping as an effective model for planning at a small private institution?
- Did creating the concept maps for the Resource Unit activity affect how you thought about the specific science information?
- What are the concepts, methods, theory, and practices that you use to address research data management in your discipline?
- Do you agree that building your own concept map is a useful step of preparing a group map for knowledge sharing purpose?
- Why did the relational processing during concept mapping fail to enhance recall performance like the sorting condition?
- Will increasing the number ofterms in an open ended concept map increase the predictive ability of concept map scores?
- What the concepts, methods, theories, and practices do you use to address research data management in your discipline?
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 Concept Map book in PDF containing 934 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...
Your Concept Map 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 Concept Map Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Concept Map 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 Concept Map 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 Concept Map projects with the 62 implementation resources:
- 62 step-by-step Concept Map Project Management Form Templates covering over 1500 Concept Map project requirements and success criteria:
Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:
- WBS Dictionary: Is budgeted cost for work performed calculated in a manner consistent with the way work is planned?
- Risk Audit: What limitations do auditors face in effectively applying risk-assessment results to the risk of material misstatement measures?
- Cost Management Plan: Were Concept Map project team members involved in detailed estimating and scheduling?
- Project Scope Statement: Will the Concept Map project risks be managed according to the Concept Map projects risk management process?
- Stakeholder Management Plan: Is it standard practice to formally commit stakeholders to the Concept Map project via agreements?
- Quality Audit: How does your organization know that its system for inducting new staff to maximize workplace contributions are appropriately effective and constructive?
- Procurement Audit: If an electronic auction or a dynamic purchasing system was used, did the tender documents specify details on access to information, electronic equipment used and connection specifications?
- Cost Baseline: Should a more thorough impact analysis be conducted?
- Stakeholder Management Plan: What are the criteria for selecting suppliers of off the shelf products?
- Team Member Performance Assessment: What instructional strategies were developed/incorporated (e.g., direct instruction, indirect instruction, experiential learning, independent study, interactive instruction)?
Step-by-step and complete Concept Map Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.
1.0 Initiating Process Group:
- 1.1 Concept Map project Charter
- 1.2 Stakeholder Register
- 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix
2.0 Planning Process Group:
- 2.1 Concept Map project Management Plan
- 2.2 Scope Management Plan
- 2.3 Requirements Management Plan
- 2.4 Requirements Documentation
- 2.5 Requirements Traceability Matrix
- 2.6 Concept Map 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 Concept Map 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 Concept Map 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 Concept Map project or Phase Close-Out
- 5.4 Lessons Learned
With this Three Step process you will have all the tools you need for any Concept Map project with this in-depth Concept Map Toolkit.
In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:
- Diagnose Concept Map 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 Concept Map 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 Concept Map investments work better.
This Concept Map 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.