Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Microsoft Dynamics AX Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step work plans and maturity diagnostics for any Microsoft Dynamics AX 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 Microsoft Dynamics AX specific requirements:
STEP 1: Get your bearings
- The latest quick edition of the Microsoft Dynamics AX 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 630 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Microsoft Dynamics AX improvements can be made.
Examples; 10 of the 630 standard requirements:
- How do you measure progress and evaluate training effectiveness?
- How do we promote understanding that opportunity for improvement is not criticism of the status quo, or the people who created the status quo?
- Does Microsoft Dynamics AX analysis isolate the fundamental causes of problems?
- Is there a limit on the number of users in Microsoft Dynamics AX ?
- In what ways are Microsoft Dynamics AX vendors and us interacting to ensure safe and effective use?
- Is Microsoft Dynamics AX dependent on the successful delivery of a current project?
- Who will be responsible for deciding whether Microsoft Dynamics AX goes ahead or not after the initial investigations?
- What is the magnitude of the improvements?
- Do staff have the necessary skills to collect, analyze, and report data?
- What happens at this company when people fail?
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 Microsoft Dynamics AX book in PDF containing 630 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in…
Your Microsoft Dynamics AX 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 Microsoft Dynamics AX Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Microsoft Dynamics AX 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 Microsoft Dynamics AX 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 Microsoft Dynamics AX projects with the 62 implementation resources:
- 62 step-by-step Microsoft Dynamics AX Project Management Form Templates covering over 6000 Microsoft Dynamics AX project requirements and success criteria:
Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:
- Activity Cost Estimates: How do you treat administrative costs in the activity inventory?
- Change Management Plan: What do you expect the target audience to do, say, think or feel as a result of this communication?
- Human Resource Management Plan: Are software metrics formally captured, analyzed and used as a basis for other Microsoft Dynamics AX project estimates?
- Change Management Plan: What is the worst thing that can happen if you chose not to communicate this information?
- Schedule Management Plan: Is the correct WBS element identified for each task and milestone in the IMS?
- Stakeholder Management Plan: Have adequate resources been provided by management to ensure Microsoft Dynamics AX project success?
- Activity Duration Estimates: Will additional funds be needed for hardware or software?
- Cost Management Plan: Is a PMO (Microsoft Dynamics AX project Management Office) in place and provide oversight to the Microsoft Dynamics AX project?
- Schedule Management Plan: Were Microsoft Dynamics AX project team members involved in detailed estimating and scheduling?
- Human Resource Management Plan: Are estimating assumptions and constraints captured?
Step-by-step and complete Microsoft Dynamics AX Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.
1.0 Initiating Process Group:
- 1.1 Microsoft Dynamics AX project Charter
- 1.2 Stakeholder Register
- 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix
2.0 Planning Process Group:
- 2.1 Microsoft Dynamics AX project Management Plan
- 2.2 Scope Management Plan
- 2.3 Requirements Management Plan
- 2.4 Requirements Documentation
- 2.5 Requirements Traceability Matrix
- 2.6 Microsoft Dynamics AX 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 Microsoft Dynamics AX 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 Microsoft Dynamics AX 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 Microsoft Dynamics AX project or Phase Close-Out
- 5.4 Lessons Learned
With this Three Step process you will have all the tools you need for any Microsoft Dynamics AX project with this in-depth Microsoft Dynamics AX Toolkit.
In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:
- Diagnose Microsoft Dynamics AX 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 Microsoft Dynamics AX 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 Microsoft Dynamics AX investments work better.
This Microsoft Dynamics AX 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.