Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Technology readiness Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step work plans and maturity diagnostics for any Technology readiness 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 Technology readiness specific requirements:
STEP 1: Get your bearings
- The latest quick edition of the Technology readiness 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 671 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Technology readiness improvements can be made.
Examples; 10 of the 671 standard requirements:
- Include if any information concerning consumer acceptance of the technology is available i.e. will the consumer accept products that have been processed with this technology?
- Most people have a special activity or hobby that they enjoy. Some people collect things while others like to read or play games. What activity do you like to do?
- Can this technology be inserted in an existing production line or does it replace the whole or a major part of the production line?
- What did you learn from participating in a field test that will impact planned activities for the usage of the new devices?
- How will professional development be provided on the application of assistive technologies to support educating all users?
- What professional development opportunities, resources and support (online or in person) exist for technical staff?
- What are the results from testing a prototype system in an operational environment. Who performs the tests?
- What was the process to ensure that the current infrastructure meets or exceeds requirements?
- Does the program provide a new system or a modification to an existing operational system?
- How does the relevant environment differ from the expected operational environment?
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 Technology readiness book in PDF containing 671 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in…
Your Technology readiness 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 Technology readiness Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Technology readiness 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 Technology readiness 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 Technology readiness projects with the 62 implementation resources:
- 62 step-by-step Technology readiness Project Management Form Templates covering over 6000 Technology readiness project requirements and success criteria:
Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:
- Quality Audit: Have personnel cleanliness and health requirements been established?
- Activity Duration Estimates: Does a process exist to determine the potential loss or gain if risk events occur?
- Quality Management Plan: Are there ways to reduce the time it takes to get something approved?
- Project Performance Report: To what degree do individual skills and abilities match task demands?
- Project Scope Statement: Have the Configuration Management functions been assigned?
- Procurement Audit: Has guidelines been set up for how the procurement function/unit should carry out its procurements?
- Variance Analysis: Are all CWBS elements specified for external reporting?
- Activity Attributes: Has management defined a definite timeframe for the turnaround or Technology readiness project window?
- Probability and Impact Assessment: Is the present organizational structure for handling the Technology readiness project sufficient?
- Cost Baseline: Has the actual cost of the Technology readiness project (or Technology readiness project phase) been tallied and compared to the approved budget?
Step-by-step and complete Technology readiness Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.
1.0 Initiating Process Group:
- 1.1 Technology readiness project Charter
- 1.2 Stakeholder Register
- 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix
2.0 Planning Process Group:
- 2.1 Technology readiness project Management Plan
- 2.2 Scope Management Plan
- 2.3 Requirements Management Plan
- 2.4 Requirements Documentation
- 2.5 Requirements Traceability Matrix
- 2.6 Technology readiness 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 Technology readiness 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 Technology readiness 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 Technology readiness project or Phase Close-Out
- 5.4 Lessons Learned
With this Three Step process you will have all the tools you need for any Technology readiness project with this in-depth Technology readiness Toolkit.
In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:
- Diagnose Technology readiness 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 Technology readiness 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 Technology readiness investments work better.
This Technology readiness 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.