Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Agile Estimating and Planning Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step work plans and maturity diagnostics for any Agile Estimating and Planning 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 Agile Estimating and Planning specific requirements:
STEP 1: Get your bearings
- The latest quick edition of the Agile Estimating and Planning 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 618 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Agile Estimating and Planning improvements can be made.
Examples; 10 of the 618 standard requirements:
- What are the stakeholder objectives to be achieved with Agile Estimating and Planning?
- How does the organization define, manage, and improve its Agile Estimating and Planning processes?
- If you had to leave your organization for a year and the only communication you could have with employees was a single paragraph, what would you write?
- Are there any easy-to-implement alternatives to Agile Estimating and Planning? Sometimes other solutions are available that do not require the cost implications of a full-blown project?
- How do we manage Agile Estimating and Planning Knowledge Management (KM)?
- What evidence is there and what is measured?
- How will measures be used to manage and adapt?
- How will we ensure we get what we expected?
- What is our theory of human motivation, and how does our compensation plan fit with that view?
- What is an unauthorized commitment?
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 Agile Estimating and Planning book in PDF containing 618 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in…
Your Agile Estimating and Planning 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 Agile Estimating and Planning Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Agile Estimating and Planning 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 Agile Estimating and Planning 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 Agile Estimating and Planning projects with the 62 implementation resources:
- 62 step-by-step Agile Estimating and Planning Project Management Form Templates covering over 6000 Agile Estimating and Planning project requirements and success criteria:
Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:
- Stakeholder Management Plan: What other teams / processes would be impacted by changes to the current process, and how?
- Project Charter: Assumptions and Constraints: What assumptions were made in defining Agile Estimating and Planning project?
- Cost Baseline: Does the suggested change request represent a desired enhancement to the products functionality?
- Cost Management Plan: What is the organization s history in doing similar tasks?
- Procurement Audit: Are procurement policies and practices in line with (international) good practice standards?
- Risk Management Plan: Is the number of people on the Agile Estimating and Planning project team adequate to do the job?
- Project Scope Statement: Is there a baseline plan against which to measure progress?
- Project Scope Statement: Have the reports to be produced, distributed, and filed been defined?
- Cost Management Plan: Was the Agile Estimating and Planning project schedule reviewed by all stakeholders and formally accepted?
- Human Resource Management Plan: Was the Agile Estimating and Planning project schedule reviewed by all stakeholders and formally accepted?
Step-by-step and complete Agile Estimating and Planning Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.
1.0 Initiating Process Group:
- 1.1 Agile Estimating and Planning project Charter
- 1.2 Stakeholder Register
- 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix
2.0 Planning Process Group:
- 2.1 Agile Estimating and Planning project Management Plan
- 2.2 Scope Management Plan
- 2.3 Requirements Management Plan
- 2.4 Requirements Documentation
- 2.5 Requirements Traceability Matrix
- 2.6 Agile Estimating and Planning 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 Agile Estimating and Planning 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 Agile Estimating and Planning 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 Agile Estimating and Planning project or Phase Close-Out
- 5.4 Lessons Learned
With this Three Step process you will have all the tools you need for any Agile Estimating and Planning project with this in-depth Agile Estimating and Planning Toolkit.
In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:
- Diagnose Agile Estimating and Planning 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 Agile Estimating and Planning 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 Agile Estimating and Planning investments work better.
This Agile Estimating and Planning 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.