Prioritizing Needs and Identifying Risks
Setting criteria for prioritizing business needs
Ranking the organization's priorities
Identifying and managing business risks
Creating a decision matrix
The work you've done to scan the business environment, identify business drivers, and articulate or reconfirm the organization's mission, vision, and values has brought you to this point. You should have a clear picture of your organization's tolerance for change and risk and of the unstated rules that affect the organization's politics, decision making, and commitments or sign-offs. You also should have a better understanding of the marketplace in which your organization does business and of the challenges facing it daily. Your mission ...