Premortem Analysis Toolkit

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Methodize Premortem Analysis: Investment Banking firms, top consulting organization leading Due Diligence cases, venture funds, or Private Equity.

More Uses of the Premortem Analysis Toolkit:

  • Skill in Analytical Skills necessary to develop and implement department mission, goals, and procedures; determine needs for expenditures, personnel, and operating budgets; and prepare special reports or analysis for jurisdiction or outside departments.

  • Ensure your organization leads a broad range of complex Supply Chain processes, as Inventory analysis and planning, Demand Planning, import/export operations, and Sales and Operations Planning (SOP).

  • Oversee Premortem Analysis: conduct Exploratory Data Analysis from complex data sources and build key data sets to support organizations mission.

  • Guide Premortem Analysis: algorithmic complexity, Deep Learning Performance Analysis and profiling, Distributed Computing, AI accelerators, gpus.

  • Be accountable for reviewing and assessing all aspects of the customers mission by conducting full packet capture analysis of customer network traffic.

  • Be accountable for initiating and facilitating communications between stakeholders, acting as a primary point of contact for defined groups Facilitating Open Communication and consideration between stakeholders.

  • Support delivery of analysis insights and drive alignment with sales, marketing and Product Teams to help build market awareness, increase Lead Generation effectiveness, and simplify selling.

  • Warrant that your organization refocus found a shared facility managing Cyber Failure Mode, Effects, and Criticality Analysis (FMECA).

  • Ensure you research; lead Business Process owners through Root Cause Analysis and the implementation of effective corrective and preventive measures building your organizations quality Problem Solving capability.

  • Initiate Premortem Analysis: design, run and monitor software functional and performance tests on new and existing programs for the purposes of correcting errors, isolating areas for improvement, and general debugging; administer critical analysis of test results and deliver solutions to problem areas.

  • Orchestrate Premortem Analysis: partnership with maintenance, Operations and Support departments in the execution and analysis of project efforts.

  • Govern Premortem Analysis: work in a Team Environment to deliver high quality Data Science analysis that supports marketing efforts and outside team needs.

  • Ensure you accomplish; lead evaluation, design and analysis for the implementation of a solutions architecture across a group of specific Business Applications and technologies.

  • Provide support and expertise to Managers and Supervisors throughout your organization as appropriate regarding a variety of issues, accounting, financial and Statistical Analysis and business strategies.

  • Arrange that your business develops suite of reporting and analysis tools to support key Business Operations as client Dashboard Development, benchmarking metrics, and program performance reports.

  • Support post market surveillance processes through the analysis of field performance, identification of trends and risks, and actions to eliminate or mitigate adverse post market issues.

  • Be certain that your organization identifies, assess and solves complex business problems for area of responsibility, where analysis of situations or data requires an in depth evaluation of variable factors.

  • Be accountable for operating budgets, forecasting, program reporting and analysis, charge management, Cost Accounting, Decision Support, contracting and reimbursement analysis by coordinating resources and communication and leading process teams.

  • Arrange that your organization analyzes incidents and problems to show trends and potential problem areas, so that actions can be taken to minimize the occurrence of incidents and to improve the process of problem reporting, analysis and resolution.

  • Ensure you accumulate; lead research and analysis on economic trends; interpret economic research and analysis to advise management on business implications and recommend changes to strategy or operating plan.

  • Establish Premortem Analysis: conduct Statistical Analysis and modeling using financial or economic data to provide new insights which support policy level Decision Making.

  • Confirm your enterprise complies; conducts analysis of System Requirements and components and performs system audits to ensure intended system functionality, operation, and Performance Requirements are met.

  • Be accountable for contributing to the overall achievement of inventory targets by creating specific analysis related to sales trends, customer purchase behavior, and production capacity.

  • Provide IT Business Analysis support for a large IT PMO with focus on Requirements Management, Business Process documentation and standardization, supporting the SDLC activities, and supporting process workflow analysis and documentation.

  • Provide analysis and definition of efficient, cost effective solutions supporting business partners processes and functional requirements.

  • Identify data anomalies and work with Data Stewards in other units to perform Root Cause Analysis on Data Quality issues and develop policies and best practices.

  • Be accountable for conducting analysis to identify opportunities, highlight strengths, and provide recommended Corrective Actions.

  • Provide expert technical guidance and Customer Support in the design and analysis of experiments.

  • Make sure that your business complies; analysis of ETL (Data Warehouse) along with Big Data hadoop automation feasibility.

  • Manage work with central Web Team, internal content owners, or external contractors to develop application solutions.

  • Establish Premortem Analysis: partner with leadership and stakeholders to transform strategic business initiatives into commercial design solutions.


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

STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Premortem 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 Premortem Analysis improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 999 standard requirements:

  1. Who sets the Premortem Analysis standards?

  2. How do you identify the kinds of information that you will need?

  3. What knowledge or experience is required?

  4. What sources do you use to gather information for a Premortem Analysis study?

  5. How do you manage changes in Premortem Analysis requirements?

  6. Are controls in place and consistently applied?

  7. Is the Premortem Analysis organization completing tasks effectively and efficiently?

  8. Can you do all this work?

  9. How have you defined all Premortem Analysis requirements first?

  10. What did you miss in the interview for the worst hire you ever made?

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 Premortem Analysis book in PDF containing 994 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

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

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

  4. Closing Process Group: Did the Premortem Analysis project team have enough people to execute the Premortem 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 Premortem 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 Premortem Analysis Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.

1.0 Initiating Process Group:

2.0 Planning Process Group:

  • 2.1 Premortem Analysis Project Management Plan
  • 2.2 Scope Management Plan
  • 2.3 Requirements Management Plan
  • 2.4 Requirements Documentation
  • 2.5 Requirements Traceability Matrix
  • 2.6 Premortem Analysis 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 Premortem Analysis 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 Premortem 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 Premortem 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 Premortem Analysis project with this in-depth Premortem Analysis Toolkit.

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Premortem 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 Premortem 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 Premortem Analysis investments work better.

This Premortem Analysis All-Inclusive Toolkit enables You to be that person.


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