Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Unified Merchandise Planning Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step work plans and maturity diagnostics for any Unified Merchandise 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 Unified Merchandise Planning specific requirements:
STEP 1: Get your bearings
- The latest quick edition of the Unified Merchandise 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 834 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Unified Merchandise Planning improvements can be made.
Examples; 10 of the 834 standard requirements:
- How do we provide a safe environment -physically and emotionally?
- how do you incorporate cycle time, productivity, cost control, and other efficiency and effectiveness factors into these Unified Merchandise Planning processes?
- How will the Unified Merchandise Planning team and the group measure complete success of Unified Merchandise Planning?
- What is the recommended frequency of auditing?
- What quality tools were useful in the control phase?
- Do the Unified Merchandise Planning decisions we make today help people and the planet tomorrow?
- What to measure and why?
- What are the rules and assumptions my industry operates under? What if the opposite were true?
- Has a project plan, Gantt chart, or similar been developed/completed?
- Is data collection planned and executed?
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 Unified Merchandise Planning book in PDF containing 834 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in…
Your Unified Merchandise 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 Unified Merchandise Planning Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Unified Merchandise 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 Unified Merchandise 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 Unified Merchandise Planning projects with the 62 implementation resources:
- 62 step-by-step Unified Merchandise Planning Project Management Form Templates covering over 6000 Unified Merchandise Planning project requirements and success criteria:
Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:
- Project Scope Statement: Will all tasks resulting from issues be entered into the Unified Merchandise Planning project Plan and tracked through the plan?
- Lessons Learned: What is your overall assessment of the outcome of this Unified Merchandise Planning project?
- Activity Attributes: Does the organization of the data change its meaning?
- Executing Process Group: What are crucial elements of successful Unified Merchandise Planning project plan execution?
- Procurement Audit: Are all claims certified by the officer giving rise to the claim (usually the purchasing agent)?
- Planning Process Group: How do you integrate Unified Merchandise Planning project Planning with the Iterative/Evolutionary SDLC?
- Team Performance Assessment: To what degree does the team possess adequate membership to achieve its ends?
- Probability and Impact Matrix: Can you avoid altogether some things that might go wrong?
- Initiating Process Group: Are you properly tracking the progress of the Unified Merchandise Planning project and communicating the status to stakeholders?
- Project Scope Statement: Are the meetings set up to have assigned note takers that will add action/issues to the issue list?
Step-by-step and complete Unified Merchandise Planning Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.
1.0 Initiating Process Group:
- 1.1 Unified Merchandise Planning project Charter
- 1.2 Stakeholder Register
- 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix
2.0 Planning Process Group:
- 2.1 Unified Merchandise 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 Unified Merchandise 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 Unified Merchandise 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 Unified Merchandise 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 Unified Merchandise 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 Unified Merchandise Planning project with this in-depth Unified Merchandise Planning Toolkit.
In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:
- Diagnose Unified Merchandise 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 Unified Merchandise 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 Unified Merchandise Planning investments work better.
This Unified Merchandise 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.