Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Cost-to-Serve Analysis Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step work plans and maturity diagnostics for any Cost-to-Serve Analysis 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 Cost-to-Serve Analysis specific requirements:
STEP 1: Get your bearings
- The latest quick edition of the Cost-to-Serve Analysis 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 675 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Cost-to-Serve Analysis improvements can be made.
Examples; 10 of the 675 standard requirements:
- Were Pareto charts (or similar) used to portray the ‘heavy hitters’ (or key sources of variation)?
- Do we aggressively reward and promote the people who have the biggest impact on creating excellent Cost-to-Serve Analysis services/products?
- How did the Cost-to-Serve Analysis manager receive input to the development of a Cost-to-Serve Analysis improvement plan and the estimated completion dates/times of each activity?
- Which functions and people interact with the supplier and or customer?
- Is there a standardized process?
- How will you measure the results?
- What is Cost-to-Serve Analysis’s impact on utilizing the best solution(s)?
- Identify an operational issue in your organization. for example, could a particular task be done more quickly or more efficiently?
- What role does communication play in the success or failure of a Cost-to-Serve Analysis project?
- What to measure and why?
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 Cost-to-Serve Analysis book in PDF containing 675 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in…
Your Cost-to-Serve Analysis 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 Cost-to-Serve Analysis Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Cost-to-Serve Analysis 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 Cost-to-Serve Analysis 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 Cost-to-Serve Analysis projects with the 62 implementation resources:
- 62 step-by-step Cost-to-Serve Analysis Project Management Form Templates covering over 6000 Cost-to-Serve Analysis project requirements and success criteria:
Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:
- Procurement Audit: Were the performance conditions under the contract comprehensive and unambiguous?
- Project Portfolio management: How much information about an asset do you think a PMO needs to develop its asset portfolio?
- Initiating Process Group: Were sponsors and decision makers available when needed outside regularly scheduled meetings?
- Procurement Management Plan: Have all documents been archived in a Cost-to-Serve Analysis project repository for each release?
- Executing Process Group: Is the Cost-to-Serve Analysis project performing better or worse than planned?
- Variance Analysis: At what point should variances be isolated and brought to the attention of the management?
- Risk Audit: Do requirements demand the use of new analysis, design, or testing methods?
- Activity Duration Estimates: Why is it important to determine activity sequencing on Cost-to-Serve Analysis projects?
- Change Management Plan: Is there a software application relevant to this deliverable?
- Human Resource Management Plan: Are the quality tools and methods identified in the Quality Plan appropriate to the Cost-to-Serve Analysis project?
Step-by-step and complete Cost-to-Serve Analysis Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.
1.0 Initiating Process Group:
- 1.1 Cost-to-Serve Analysis project Charter
- 1.2 Stakeholder Register
- 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix
2.0 Planning Process Group:
- 2.1 Cost-to-Serve Analysis project Management Plan
- 2.2 Scope Management Plan
- 2.3 Requirements Management Plan
- 2.4 Requirements Documentation
- 2.5 Requirements Traceability Matrix
- 2.6 Cost-to-Serve Analysis 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 Cost-to-Serve Analysis 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 Cost-to-Serve Analysis 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 Cost-to-Serve Analysis project or Phase Close-Out
- 5.4 Lessons Learned
With this Three Step process you will have all the tools you need for any Cost-to-Serve Analysis project with this in-depth Cost-to-Serve Analysis Toolkit.
In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:
- Diagnose Cost-to-Serve Analysis 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 Cost-to-Serve Analysis 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 Cost-to-Serve Analysis investments work better.
This Cost-to-Serve Analysis 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.