Is your Institution facing any of these initiatives or events now or in the near future? : · Selection or implementation of an enterprise level application for e-Learning, ERP, Document Management, etc. · Deployment or integration of those solutions with your existing systems ·Significant changes to business processes or ways of working and the associated need for change management, training & communications
WHAT WILL YOU NEED?
How well are you prepared to do the following to ensure the most successful outcomes for those initiatives? · Determine and document clear requirements for all impacted Departments ·Develop a Request For Information/Proposal that includes all your requirements in the most advantageous way ·Facilitate fair decisions regarding product selection ·Define and document strategic and project objectives to ensure alignment ·Secure active and visible executive level sponsorship ·Fully plan the timeline for all implementation phases, work streams and events, such as provision of infrastructure, installation, solution design, configuration, user acceptance testing, training and live cut-over ·Manage implementation level interaction with software and service vendors and third party service providers ·Plan for and Manage communication of project updates, changes, expectations, critical dates & deadlines, etc. to all stakeholders and participants.
THE SAFETY NET
Why Dave Sculley can help… I have: · 12 years of Higher Education systems deployment and consulting experience with hundreds of institutions in the U.S.A and the U.K. ·30+ years of experience in Software Services & Consulting ·Expertise as a group facilitator; very effective in leading planning discussions, requirements & scope definition, process analysis or design meetings at all levels. ·Change Management and Communications planning expertise ·Experience in a variety of Service and Development methodologies and applying them appropriately. ·RFP Development experience ·Been certified as a Project Management Professional (PMP) ·Certification as a Professional Coach, specializing in creativity and problem solving
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