Strategy Bridge Builder
Highlights by David Willden
Biggest Challenges Today Can Be Your Greatest Strengths Tomorrow
Do you have a “strategy chasm” in your organization? Don’t feel alone. Consider the following:
You need the right tools. The tool helps you to you address the strategy chasm problem head-on. You can create focus, passion, and speed up the execution of your initiatives.
We have been in the business of optimizing strategy development and execution in top organizations for over 25 years. Our software and services have been carefully designed to help you create alignment and a highly focused, passionate, team-based workforce.
The software has been refined over a 12 year period, with significnat input from respected executives committed to addressing the “strategy gap” head on. What can it do for you? It can:
Create strategy alignment
Everyone knows how they tie in to the bigger picture. People, organizations, projects and portfolios are all aligned to the goals and strategies of the organization.
View real-time scorecards status updates of all plans in one place. When people, teams and organizations know that their work matters, is visible, and ties to bigger picture, politics takes a back sit to progress.
As people, projects and organizations start developing using agile principles, they learn and adjust. With Strategy Bridge Builder change approvals, coordination, alignment and communication are streamlined and automated.
Results will flow from top management through the organization, showing the tactics, timelines, and action items.
There are unlimited reports, with customized filters that can be generated with the report wizard.
Reports have on-line editing of the data ideal for monthly or quarterly reviews and updates.
Dashboards can be easily created, saved, emailed and exported to your favorite desktop application.
People & Organizations
Everyone has a home page in Strategy Bridge Builder where they can see their tasks, plans, portfolios, projects and progress reports
Connect with employees and teams through real-time threaded discussions, status reporting, actions and meetings
Integrated with MSOutlook allowing for for seamless sending of automatic emails for selected timeline, deliverables, action items , meetings and phase gate events.
Documents can be stored in repository with check-in, version control and key word search, or can be connected to existing applications such as internal file share drives and MS Sharepoint
Select, plan, manage and track a portfolio’s lifecycle from idea to execution
Setup and track the stages of a portfolio
Rules engine for quick phase gate approvals, emails, and prioritizing of projects
View portfolio metrics of their portfolio, as well as (what) the strategies they are supporting
Enable your company to align, track, manage, and account for decentralized projects
Gantt charts, risks, deliverables, phase status, heat maps and custom dashboards allow for companywide visibility and expeditious reporting.
Organizing projects around project types (e.g., six sigment, software development) allows for customization of information specific to the needs of each organization or project
Create Focused Synergy
What happens when an airplane flies off-course? The further you fly, the bigger the gap gets. You have many moving parts in your organization. Are they all flying on-course together?
What if everyone in your organization were passionately energized, focused and working together in a face-paced, agile manner? What if everyone could dynamically track all of the efforts relating to the goals and strategies (e.g., business units, projects, portfolios, peoples) of your organization?