Design Strategy Toolkit

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Assure your Organization Designs portions of interactive and Interface Design solutions for screen based Software Applications and systems based on established Design Principles and in accordance with Design Strategy, practices, and guidelines.

More Uses of the Design Strategy Toolkit:

  • Solicit regular feedback to ensure Design Strategy is aligned with other Project Stakeholders.

  • Ensure you specify; lead with expertise in User Research, Design Strategy, and space programming.

  • Create the overall Web Design Strategy implementing call to actions and Lead Generation tactics.

  • Initiate: an outstanding portfolio demonstrating Design Strategy and Design Work that influenced business outcomes.

  • Ensure you train; lead with expertise in leveraging data, statistics, and research into formulating Design Strategy and principles.

  • Be the leading voice to advocate and communicate UX and Design Strategy to stakeholders.

  • Develop and maintain detailed documentation that captures Design Strategy across Data Models.

  • Ensure you control; lead and establish clear Design Strategy and guidelines, with particular emphasis on developing new artifacts and guidelines.

  • Secure that your team provides clear Organizational Design Strategy to best align team skillsets / capabilities with Business Needs.

  • Initiate: deep expertise in Design Thinking/human centered design/Service Design/ Design Strategy.

  • Secure that your venture complies; designs interactive and Interface Design solutions for screen based Software Applications and systems based on established Design Principles and in accordance with Design Strategy, practices, and guidelines.

  • Oversee: Design Strategy Management.

  • Create positive and life changing results through front end research and Design Strategy.

  • Head: space programming, User Research, Design Strategy and Conceptual Design.

  • Direct: Design Strategy for Network segmentation to secure Network Access, inspect and log all traffic, Least Privilege Access Control, Advanced Threat protection, high performance secure networking.

  • Communicate and operationalize Design Strategy, practices, norms, and assets to organization.


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

STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

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

Examples; 10 of the 999 standard requirements:

  1. What information do users need?

  2. Where is it measured?

  3. Act/Adjust: What Do you Need to Do Differently?

  4. Who will be in control?

  5. Who will manage the integration of tools?

  6. What baselines are required to be defined and managed?

  7. When should a process be art not science?

  8. Why is Design Strategy important for you now?

  9. What are your results for key measures or indicators of the accomplishment of your Design Strategy strategy and action plans, including building and strengthening core competencies?

  10. Who is responsible for ensuring appropriate resources (time, people and money) are allocated to Design Strategy?

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

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

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

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

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Design 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 Design 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 Design Strategy investments work better.

This Design 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.