Value Chain Toolkit

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Manage Value Chain: track and report the performance of operations by collecting and monitoring metrics and ensuring that performance aligns with defined business targets or SLAs.

More Uses of the Value Chain Toolkit:

  • Build, execute and communicate; Value Chain analysis, Supply Chain analysis and market sizing.

  • Be accountable for understanding should extend to the application of technologies across the Value Chain and inter linkages.

  • Collaborate with the sales and extended Value Chain partners through Root Cause analysis and evaluation of existing processes.

  • Optimize Value Chain to ensure delivery and improve Supply Chain Metrics in terms of cost, quality, and service aligned with strategic importance of customer and product.

  • Optimize Material Flow and efficiency in the Value Chain through Continuous Improvement of inventory Management Strategies and tactical execution.

  • Ensure you launch; understand and articulate the End To End Value Chain in retail industries in the areas of merchandising, Supply Chain, and multi channel commerce.

  • Collaborate with colleagues across your organization and external Value Chain partners to create feedback cycles, and to inform and enact Process Improvements and warranty cost reductions.

  • Apply the Value Chain analysis to pinpoint Resource Utilization variation bottlenecks for Production Process optimization.

  • Ensure you understand manufacturing concepts like Value Stream Mapping, 5S and Visual Workplace to improve quality, labor efficiency, and throughput.

  • Supervise Value Chain: smart targeting create new targeting capabilities and metrics to deliver more value to publishers and advertisers.

  • Methodize Value Chain: partner with thE Business to create fact based Business Cases that support process re engineering efforts through a defined and measurable value driven roadmap.

  • Manage Value Chain: Critical Thinking and Data Analysis skills to ensure detailed status provided to the Value Stream and Leadership Team.

  • Pilot Value Chain: collaboration and cooperation are essential elements for success, where diversity is welcomed, and its value is appreciated.

  • Ensure you enhance; earned Value Management specialization.

  • Measure and report the Business Value and progress of ongoing Data Governance activities via enterprise wide metrics and Key Performance Indicators.

  • Warrant that your project complies; analysts add value to the delivery team by working with thE Business and Product Owner to create clarity around Business Objectives through the development of and refinement of User Stories.

  • Collaborate with stakeholders and obtain buy in by providing easy to understand explanations of Data Analysis through reports and visual dashboards that deliver high value insights.

  • Drive Value Chain: audit your partner performance and Cost Effectiveness to ensure you are getting good value and that your environments are performing to Business Expectations.

  • Devise Value Chain: partner with thE Business to create fact based Business Cases that support process re engineering efforts through a defined and measurable value driven roadmap.

  • Develop processes and Best Practices to ensure customers are realizing the greatest possible value from Smartsheet.

  • Achieve target expense ratio for standard business by increasing efficiency and Customer Value via designing holistic solutions considering Customer Journey, Internal Processes, systems and data.

  • Ensure you collaborate and support the Data and Insights team in running and segmenting data to underscore your partnership value and opportunities to enhance programs.

  • Drive steady improvements to and automation of current processes with the goal of freeing up time to a focus on value added analysis.

  • Collaborate with End Users, development staff, and Business Analysts to ensure that prospective Data Architecture plans maximize the value of client data across your organization.

  • Increase the effectiveness and efficiency of your organizations performance across all functions by fostering cross functional relationships, decreasing redundant work, and removing non value added work.

  • Drive Value Chain: in the face of uncertainty and risk, you help clients create, implement and sustain strategies for growth and value creation, Portfolio Optimization, differentiation, disruption and Business Model / ecosystem transformation.

  • Formulate, develop, and coordinate the delivery of value driven strategies for existing and potential new customers to achieve new Business Objectives.

  • Standardize Value Chain: in this environment collections activities become a critical function in reducing losses for your organization and preserving value for the membership.

  • Secure that your group complies; this shared value of encouraging and embracing diversity in your organization fosters a workplace and culture that is highlighted for its innovation, open expression of ideas, and collaboration.

  • Arrange that your organization builds relationships with Product Development organizations and is recognized by organizations as a Key Product champion who adds value through exposure to client situations.

  • Ensure Supply Chain and manufacturing Master Data key attributes are maintained and drive Master Data consistency, accuracy and availability.

  • Manage Value Chain: Data Validation of net settlement of various cryptocurrency coins with exchanges and liquidity providers.


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

STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Value Chain 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 Value Chain improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 999 standard requirements:

  1. What area needs the greatest improvement?

  2. What can be used to verify compliance?

  3. How will you measure your Value Chain effectiveness?

  4. Is Value Chain dependent on the successful delivery of a current project?

  5. What happens if Cost Savings do not materialize?

  6. What Value Chain services do you require?

  7. Ask yourself: how would you do this work if you only had one staff member to do it?

  8. What are the short and long-term Value Chain goals?

  9. Where do you need Value Chain improvement?

  10. Do the Value Chain decisions you make today help your organization in three years time?

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 Value Chain book in PDF containing 994 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

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

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

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



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

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Value Chain 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 Value Chain 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 Value Chain investments work better.

This Value Chain 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.