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Project Implementation
Check List


The Devil is in the Details

 
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There is a huge amount of data that companies must collect and analyzed before the project planning process can begin. Some of this is considered “strategic” which includes marketing, sales, and profit objectives for the planning period which is usually 3 to 5 years. Other data is more “tactical” relating to how the company can improve its customer service and order fulfillment operations. It is this data that impacts directly on personnel and day-to-day business operations.

When implementing a comprehensive project (involving multiple operational changes) it’s correct to assume that if something can go wrong – it will! The following is a list of tasks that can be done concurrently by the planning team and once completed will provide essential project planning data:


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Cliff Holste is SCDigest's Material Handling Editor,
and author of our Sorting it Out Column/Blog
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