NCH Software Toolkit

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Confirm your organization as you grow rapidly, you continue to develop new programs for a variety of platforms, solutions and languages.

More Uses of the NCH Software Toolkit:

  • Contribute feedback to functional and Technical Specifications.

  • Guide: code quickly, you focus on constant small improvements that make a big impact over time.

  • Supervise: from product inception to new releases, your team sees real results from work.

  • Coordinate: effectively communicate and collaborate with different team members.

  • Manage your team at NCH Software.

  • Develop: work in a creative and growing firm.

  • Promote Knowledge Sharing, positivity and creativity.

  • Methodize: effectively collaborate and communicate with international team members.

  • Develop: code quickly, you focus on constant small improvements over time.


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

STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the NCH Software 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 995 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of Process Design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which NCH Software improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 995 standard requirements:

  1. What is the quality of the software?

  2. Is your software operating normally?

  3. Do you have a large software estate?

  4. What are Software Testing jobs like?

  5. What are Software Testing practices?

  6. How do you measure software quality?

  7. What is secure Software Engineering?

  8. What is ahead for embedded software?

  9. What security software is installed?

  10. Are software Code Reviews conducted?

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 NCH Software book in PDF containing 995 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

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

  • 62 step-by-step NCH Software Project Management Form Templates covering over 1500 NCH Software project requirements and success criteria:

Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:

  1. Team Member Performance Assessment: To what degree will new and supplemental skills be introduced as the need is recognized?

  2. Activity Attributes: Can you re-assign any activities to another resource to resolve an over-allocation?

  3. Executing Process Group: Were sponsors and decision makers available when needed outside regularly scheduled meetings?

  4. Team Member Performance Assessment: How do you create a self-sustaining capacity for a collaborative culture?

  5. Change Request: How does your organization control changes before and after software is released to a customer?

  6. Roles and Responsibilities: Are your policies supportive of a culture of quality data?

  7. Lessons Learned: Under what legal authority did your organization head and Program Manager direct your organization and NCH Software project?

  8. Procurement Management Plan: Is the structure for tracking the NCH Software project schedule well defined and assigned to a specific individual?

  9. Schedule Management Plan: Are all activities captured and do they address all approved work scope in the NCH Software project baseline?

  10. Procurement Management Plan: Are the quality tools and methods identified in the Quality Plan appropriate to the NCH Software project?

Step-by-step and complete NCH Software 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 NCH Software 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 NCH Software project or Phase Close-Out
  • 5.4 Lessons Learned



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

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose NCH Software 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 NCH Software 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 NCH Software investments work better.

This NCH Software 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.