This Instant-Access Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard and accompanying eBook is for managers, advisors, consultants, specialists, professionals and anyone interested in Configuration Management assessment.
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What Is The Configuration Management Self-Assessment?
The Configuration Management Self-Assessment’s Purpose is:
- To help our clients to reduce their effort in the Configuration Management work they do to get their problem solved
- To help our clients in ensuring that their plans of action include every Configuration Management task and that every Configuration Management outcome is in place
- To help our clients not having to spend time investigating strategic and tactical options, therefore saving time and ensuring Configuration Management opportunity costs are low
- To help our clients channel implementation direction instantly to deliver tailored Configuration Management advise with structured going-forward plans
All the tools you need to an in-depth Configuration Management Self-Assessment. Featuring 773 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Configuration Management improvements can be made.
What You Get:
The Configuration Management Complete Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard
- Ensures you don’t miss anything: 773 questions in 7 RDMAICS (Recognize, Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control and Sustain) steps with easy and quick navigating and answering for 1 or up to 10 participants
- 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 Configuration Management Self-Assessment
- Dynamically generated projects-ready RACI Matrix shows your organization exactly what to do next
- Is secure: Ensures offline data protection of your Self-Assessment results
The Configuration Management Complete Self Assessment eBook version of the book in print
- Provides a convenient way to distribute and share among the participants to prepare and discuss the Self-Assessment
In using the Self-Assessment you will be better able to:
- Diagnose Configuration Management 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 Configuration Management and process design strategies into practice according to best practice guidelines
Assess and define Configuration Management with this Configuration Management Self Assessment. Sample questions from the Complete, 773 Questions, Self-Assessment:
- Recognize Question: Are there any specific expectations or concerns about the Configuration Management team, Configuration Management itself?
- Define Question: Are there Configuration Management Models?
- Measure Question: Has the Configuration Management work been fairly and/or equitably divided and delegated among team members who are qualified and capable to perform the work? Has everyone contributed?
- Analyze Question: What potential environmental factors impact the Configuration Management effort?
- Improve Question: What tools and technologies are needed for a custom Configuration Management project?
- Control Question: How did the Configuration Management manager receive input to the development of a Configuration Management improvement plan and the estimated completion dates/times of each activity?
- Sustain Question: What are the rough order estimates on cost savings/opportunities that Configuration Management brings?
Value [to you] of the Configuration Management Self-Assessment
Excluding hired consultants and advisors from top management consulting firms, internal Configuration Management Self-Assessment work is typically undertaken by senior level positions with titles such as Enterprise Architect, Business Process Architects, Business Process Re-engineering Specialists and Business Architects.
Statistics according to Glassdoor and Indeed tell these positions receive an average basic pay of $125,000. Daily rates of basic pay are computed by dividing an employee’s annual pay by 260 days. The daily salary is then derived by dividing the annual salary of $125,000 by 260 days = a daily rate of $480.
Top management consulting firms start at $2,000 a day, with rates typically charged up to 40 hours per week.
For the price of a fraction of this you can get complete peace of mind. Now.
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?’
For more than twenty years, The Art of Service’s Self-Assessments empower people who can do just that – whether their title is marketer, entrepreneur, manager, salesperson, consultant, business process manager, executive assistant, IT Manager, CxO etc… – they are the people who rule the future. They are people who watch the process as it happens, and ask the right questions to make the process work better.
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