Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Warehouse Automation Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step work plans and maturity diagnostics for any Warehouse Automation 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 Warehouse Automation specific requirements:
STEP 1: Get your bearings
- The latest quick edition of the Warehouse Automation 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 998 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Warehouse Automation improvements can be made.
Examples; 10 of the 998 standard requirements:
- How do you keep up with consumer expectations to order a product online, pick it up at your store, quick delivery time frames, or return it back into your warehouse?
- How might you rethink the nature of work around the convergence of trends in digital technologies, lifelong learning and behavior change?
- Will your wms support your business as volumes and requirements change, in order to maximize the lifespan of your technology investment?
- Is it possible to speed product flow in response to customer demands and cut inventory processing costs at the same time?
- When issues arise, how will a stand-alone WMS provider work with your ERP provider to help you resolve the issue?
- What is the difference between a warehouse management system WMS and an entERPrise resource planning ERP system?
- Does your wms go beyond standard reporting to offer Business intelligence and enhanced decision-making tools?
- What is the process flow of the stock transfer process like when you use automatic inbound delivery creation?
- Are you getting the most from the assets in your stores and warehouses, specifically labour and automation?
- Are robots adding value to your processes and services and which process limitations need to be adhered to?
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 Warehouse Automation book in PDF containing 998 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...
Your Warehouse Automation 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 Warehouse Automation Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Warehouse Automation 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 Warehouse Automation 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 Warehouse Automation projects with the 62 implementation resources:
- 62 step-by-step Warehouse Automation Project Management Form Templates covering over 1500 Warehouse Automation project requirements and success criteria:
Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:
- Risk Audit: Is the technology to be built new to your organization?
- Cost Management Plan: Are internal Warehouse Automation project status meetings held at reasonable intervals?
- Lessons Learned: Was the Warehouse Automation project manager sufficiently experienced, skilled, trained, supported?
- Assumption and Constraint Log: Is there documentation of system capability requirements, data requirements, environment requirements, security requirements, and computer and hardware requirements?
- Risk Register: What action, if any, has been taken to respond to the risk?
- Cost Management Plan: Vac -variance at completion, how much over/under budget do you expect to be?
- Scope Management Plan: Is the Warehouse Automation project status reviewed with the steering and executive teams at appropriate intervals?
- Team Operating Agreement: Resource allocation: how will individual team members account for time and expenses, and how will this be allocated in the team budget?
- Change Management Plan: How will the stakeholders share information and transfer knowledge?
- Scope Management Plan: Are staffing resource estimates sufficiently detailed and documented for use in planning and tracking the Warehouse Automation project?
Step-by-step and complete Warehouse Automation Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.
1.0 Initiating Process Group:
- 1.1 Warehouse Automation project Charter
- 1.2 Stakeholder Register
- 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix
2.0 Planning Process Group:
- 2.1 Warehouse Automation project Management Plan
- 2.2 Scope Management Plan
- 2.3 Requirements Management Plan
- 2.4 Requirements Documentation
- 2.5 Requirements Traceability Matrix
- 2.6 Warehouse Automation 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 Warehouse Automation 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 Warehouse Automation 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 Warehouse Automation project or Phase Close-Out
- 5.4 Lessons Learned
With this Three Step process you will have all the tools you need for any Warehouse Automation project with this in-depth Warehouse Automation Toolkit.
In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:
- Diagnose Warehouse Automation 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 Warehouse Automation 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 Warehouse Automation investments work better.
This Warehouse Automation 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.