Work Plans Toolkit

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


STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Work Plans 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 994 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Work Plans improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 994 standard requirements:

  1. Does your association have an employee compensation process whereby employees are evaluated and rewarded based upon achieving operational objectives in support of the strategic communication plan?

  2. Does your association have an employee work plan development process that clearly references goals set out in the strategic plan and ensures day to day implementation of the operational plan?

  3. Should one sacrifice time to save some cost, should one modify the work plan to save some cost, should one modify the plan to save some time, or should one do nothing and hope for the best?

  4. Does your association have an employee work plan development process that clearly references goals set out in the strategic plan and ensures day to day implementation of operational plans?

  5. Does your association undertake an ongoing program evaluation process whereby the impact of key strategies and tactics are rigorously assessed against defined objectives?

  6. What does the reverence for pragmatism contribute to the sense of responsibility held for individuals, groups and organizations concerning work planning?

  7. Are lessons from operating experience within and outside the contractor organization developed and communicated for use in work planning and performance?

  8. Is the project work plan sufficiently detailed, resourced and measured to assure progress in accordance with project requirements is being achieved?

  9. How does the regulatory body verify that work is performed according to work plans and changes are approved before being implemented?

  10. Has each working committee developed a work plan that details activities necessary to accomplish each objective and overarching goal?


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 Work Plans book in PDF containing 994 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

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

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

Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:

  1. Activity Duration Estimates: Consider the examples of poor quality in information technology Work Plans projects presented in the What Went Wrong?

  2. Stakeholder Management Plan: Is the steering committee active in Work Plans project oversight?

  3. Risk Audit: Does your organization have any policies or procedures to guide its decision-making (code of conduct for the board, conflict of interest policy, etc.)?

  4. Executing Process Group: How well did the chosen processes produce the expected results?

  5. Procurement Management Plan: Have lessons learned been conducted after each Work Plans project release?

  6. Scope Management Plan: Are enough systems & user personnel assigned to the Work Plans project?

  7. Risk Management Plan: Risk documentation: what reporting formats and processes will be used for risk management activities?

  8. Duration Estimating Worksheet: When do the individual activities need to start and finish?

  9. Scope Management Plan: Are agendas created for each meeting with meeting objectives, meeting topics, invitee list, and action items from past meetings?

  10. Source Selection Criteria: What past performance information should be requested?

 
Step-by-step and complete Work Plans Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.

1.0 Initiating Process Group:

  • 1.1 Work Plans project Charter
  • 1.2 Stakeholder Register
  • 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix


2.0 Planning Process Group:

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

 

Results

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

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Work Plans 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 Work Plans 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 Work Plans investments work better.

This Work Plans 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.