Core Services Toolkit

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Systematize Core Services: design researchers lead a Multidisciplinary Team through a journey of human centered research to uncover insights that contribute to all phases of the design process.

More Uses of the Core Services Toolkit:

  • Systematize Core Services: design and develop Core Services and components with expertise in Service Oriented Architecture.

  • Methodize Core Services: deep expertise with all layers of an infrastructure as portal Core Services, Application Integration, Content Management and security are mandatory.

  • Support and maintain processes that aim to improve the availability, scalability, SLA, and efficiency of Core Services platform and applications.

  • Drive Core Services: deep expertise with all layers of an infrastructure as portal Core Services, Application Integration, Content Management and security are mandatory.

  • Head Core Services: design and develop Core Services and components with expertise in Service Oriented Architecture.

  • Initiate Core Services: deep expertise with all layers of an infrastructure as portal Core Services, Application Integration, Content Management and security are mandatory.

  • Automate Azure API Management deployments solution along with Azure Dev Ops, service bus, logic app, app gateway and Core Services.

  • Ensure your expertise is in Project Management, with core competencies in building construction, equipment maintenance, and/or building Systems Design.

  • Identify Core Services: enterprise wide awareness of thE Business and data domains in relation to corE Business Processes and capabilities, and enabling technology platforms.

  • Control Core Services: conduct fundamental and applied research characterizing reservoir core samples, fluids, and identifying signatures of fluid flow and reaction.

  • Enhance Data Maturity and integration to standardize the core value add functionality enabling a multiplier effect.

  • Methodize Core Services: it would focus on key client issues that impact the corE Business by delivering operational value, driving down the Cost of Quality, and enhancing Technology Innovation.

  • Manage Core Services: leader and champion of core quality requirements as customer qualification, gage capability, product capability, inspection and testing, Corrective and preventive action, and control of nonconforming material.

  • Arrange that your group builds effective relationships with customers, Line Of Business managers, subcontractors, suppliers, and user groups that reflect and support organization Core Values and meets or exceeds the customers expectations.

  • Gather, consolidate and manage from historic past projects pertaining to key commercial performance and core contracting data.

  • Coordinate the review, maintenance and testing of technology Disaster Recovery Plans for core Infrastructure Services and applications, working with Information Technology and Infrastructure Management.

  • Collaborate with Data Analysts, Data Scientists, AI Software Engineers, and stakeholders to make effective use of core data assets.

  • Manage work with purchasing teams to understand reporting needs and quickly develop reports using core Supply Chain applications.

  • Systematize Core Services: core skills and insights expert in market/competitive analysis, Business Strategy formulation and Business Case development.

  • Steer Core Services: along with watching over thE Business from the highest level, the analytics team partners with core operators of each function to ensure accurate insight into key metrics and provide analysis driving decisions founded in data.

  • Ensure you direct; build applications with core design principles of scalability, maintainability, security and the best coding practices.

  • Collaborate with Data Engineers, AI Software Engineers, Data Analysts, and stakeholders to make effective use of core data assets and model deployment.

  • Evolve and deploy your core Machine Learning/Deep Learning algorithms to enable highly optimized models to be delivered to your research customers.

  • Ensure you accrue; lead core Contract Negotiations ensuring contracts are validated for Best Practices, proper security standards and periodically review for verification.

  • Provide day to day leadership and management to your organization that mirrors the adopted mission and Core Values of your organization.

  • Secure that your venture executes short and long term Continuous Improvement project activities to drive improvements in corE Business metrics safety, quality, cost and delivery.

  • Audit Core Services: proactively plan and lead succession management and talent planning process for the enterprise, integrating competency framework and organization Core Values into assessment processes and tying focus areas to Business Strategy and needs.

  • Systematize Core Services: core Customer Service supporting customers with Lower Costs of service while ensuring Call Center agents are increasing productivity and/or finding ways to increase organization bottom line.

  • Determine how Image Recognition, Natural Language Processing, and Artificial intelligence can be utilized to further the corE Business.

  • Foster Data Science Best Practices, identify and drive adoption of appropriate MLOps tools to productize Data Science solutions for replicable, reliable solutions integrated into core products.

  • Arrange that your strategy provides direct Case Management services to help the consumer successfully live in the community.

  • Establish that your design promotes and implements the shift left approach in close collaboration with the application Development Teams.


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

STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Core Services 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 Core Services improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 999 standard requirements:

  1. Is it needed?

  2. Against what alternative is success being measured?

  3. A compounding model resolution with available relevant data can often provide insight towards a solution methodology; which Core Services models, tools and techniques are necessary?

  4. What are the Core Services security risks?

  5. What is the overall Business Strategy?

  6. How do you measure variability?

  7. What new services of functionality will be implemented next with Core Services?

  8. What are you verifying?

  9. Has implementation been effective in reaching specified objectives so far?

  10. What are the expected Core Services results?

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

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

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

  4. Closing Process Group: Did the Core Services Project Team have enough people to execute the Core Services 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 Core Services 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 Core Services 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 Core Services 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 Core Services project or Phase Close-Out
  • 5.4 Lessons Learned



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

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Core Services 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 Core Services 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 Core Services investments work better.

This Core Services 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.