Productivity Improvements Toolkit

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Drive high impact / strategic procurement initiatives with the goal of driving substantial value realization efforts in all forms revenue generation, cost reductions and Productivity Improvements while maintaining or improving Product Quality and supplier Service Levels.

More Uses of the Productivity Improvements Toolkit:

  • Establish continual improvements and Productivity Improvements through effective use of AI Ops and Ops Automation solutions and techniques.

  • Lead: share best practices with peer team and leaders to drive Productivity Improvements and realize cost reductions.

  • Coordinate: organization transformation and Productivity Improvements is engaged to transform the business through change.

  • Illustrate provide Industrial Engineering support in terms of simulation, equipment and manning capacity modeling, facility design and Productivity Improvements.

  • Achieve production schedules and product requirements by applying Lean Manufacturing/synchronous principles with emphasis on variation reduction, control costs, and achieve Productivity Improvements.

  • Govern: actively create and lead special projects that drive growth and inventory Productivity Improvements.

  • Identify Productivity Improvements for clients, quantify return and recommends solutions.

  • Be certain that your planning leads Continuous Improvement and Productivity Improvements.

  • Drive Continuous Improvement activities and Productivity Improvements for warehouses.

  • Develop on going strategies for Productivity Improvements.

  • Incorporate best practices to design and deliver measurable Productivity Improvements.

  • Methodize: implementation of standardized methodologies (cost analysis and optimization, design to value, modularization and standardization, supplier Productivity Improvements and target pricing/target costing).

  • Drive Supplier Quality and Productivity Improvements.

  • Provide Productivity Improvements to reduce total manufacturing cycle time.

  • Standardize: consistently develop and deliver process and Productivity Improvements to streamline client support operations to be more efficient on a total expense basis.

  • Drive Productivity Improvements through automation, optimization and process enhancements.

  • Identify and implement cost reductions, service improvements, and Productivity Improvements in the functional area of Inventory Management.

  • Generate material cost Productivity Improvements in assigned purchase areas to meet quarterly targets.

  • Drive Productivity Improvements.

  • Encourage and maintain a safe work environment, support Manufacturing Processes with the utmost integrity and adherence to Quality policy, support site initiatives for Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing and Productivity Improvements.

  • Ensure your group recommends change in network design and configuration for Productivity Improvements.

  • Manage vendors while identifying areas of Cost Savings and Productivity Improvements.

  • Make suggestions for Productivity Improvements.

  • Establish equipment capability, Productivity Improvements and gap closure on performance to plan.

  • Ensure budget targets are achieved, with ongoing Productivity Improvements to reduce unit costs.

  • Support operations initiatives via Process Improvements, Productivity Improvements, new processes, etc.

  • Lead Statistical Process Control activities for quality and Productivity Improvements.

  • Secure that your organization advances the use of technology to improve Human Capital systems and drive general process and Productivity Improvements and Operational Excellence.

  • Develop and execute to plans to identify and drive Productivity Improvements that enable the team to deliver to hiring goals without having to scale deployed resources at a rate faster than the business is growing.


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

STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Productivity Improvements 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 Productivity Improvements improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 999 standard requirements:

  1. Do your employees have the opportunity to do what they do best everyday?

  2. What needs to be done?

  3. Does Productivity Improvements create potential expectations in other areas that need to be recognized and considered?

  4. What is the overall talent health of your organization as a whole at senior levels, and for each organization reporting to a member of the Senior Leadership Team?

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

  6. Who uses your product in ways you never expected?

  7. How will you ensure you get what you expected?

  8. Have you included everything in your Productivity Improvements cost models?

  9. What management system do you use to leverage the Productivity Improvements experience, ideas, and concerns of the people closest to the work to be done?

  10. What disadvantage does this cause for the user?

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 Productivity Improvements book in PDF containing 994 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

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

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

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

1.0 Initiating Process Group:

  • 1.1 Productivity Improvements project Charter
  • 1.2 Stakeholder Register
  • 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix

2.0 Planning Process Group:

  • 2.1 Productivity Improvements Project Management Plan
  • 2.2 Scope Management Plan
  • 2.3 Requirements Management Plan
  • 2.4 Requirements Documentation
  • 2.5 Requirements Traceability Matrix
  • 2.6 Productivity Improvements 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 Productivity Improvements 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 Productivity Improvements 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 Productivity Improvements project or Phase Close-Out
  • 5.4 Lessons Learned



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

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Productivity Improvements 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 Productivity Improvements 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 Productivity Improvements investments work better.

This Productivity Improvements 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.