PROGRAM DESIGN CONSULTING

 

Our Program Design services create an optimal process for managing several related projects with the objective of improving an organization’s business transformation performance.  As a result, leadership and program teams consider the bigger picture of how individual project pieces align with their overall business strategy.  We believe that when teams organize their projects into programs and use a program management methodology, it shapes a change agenda which motivates people to drive results.   Our Program Design services are:

Program Strategy Alignment

Program Strategy Alignment

The objectives of program strategy alignment are to: create a program assessment, develop a high-level road map with milestones and estimates, institute a program mission statement, evaluate staffing (or resourcing), determine organization alignment capabilities, estimate financial and non-financial program benefits, evaluate program objectives and discuss internal and external synergies and strategic opportunities.

Program Benefits Management

Program Benefits Management

The objective of program benefits management is to develop a benefits realization and measurement plan. We strive to identify and capture synergies and efficiencies throughout the organization and constituent projects and to ensure program benefits sustainment.

Program Life Cycle Management

Program Life Cycle Management

The program life cycle includes initiating, planning, executing, controlling and closing your program. Inevitably, there are trade-offs and re-prioritization of activities when undergoing strategic programs. We understand these challenges and allow these decisions to be analyzed and optimized.

Program Governance

Program Governance

Program governance is focused on the structure of your strategic initiatives. During this phase, you will: develop program and project standards, select a governance structure, create approval and escalation paths, evaluate key performance indicators, analyze risks, determine an information and document management system, develop monitoring and gating procedures and institute business transition and lessons-learned practices.