MT 400 Unit 8 Assignment: Establishing Baselines and Assessing Success
Unit 8 Assignment: Establishing Baselines and Assessing Success
In this Assignment, you are going to evaluate a specific business process based on criteria
detailed below. If you already have selected a business process, continue using that and
skip to the next paragraph. If you have not yet selected the business process you will
use for these Assignments, then begin by selecting one. Email your instructor and clearly
describe the objective of this process, the participants, and the strategic significance for
the company. The business process you select must have a clear beginning and an end,
with identifiable, specific steps. Your instructor will confirm that the process you selected is
suitable or will ask you to select another one.
For this Assignment, write a paper that answers the following questions (use the
subheadings/numbered questions below to organize your paper):
Part 1: Implementation Strategies
Evaluate the suitability of the four implementation strategies discussed in step 2 for your
● For each strategy, explain the specific pros and cons of using it for your project.
The analysis should be based on how each strategy applies to the process you
selected and the nature of your selected organization. Do not simply repeat the
generic pros/cons from the book.
● Select the one you think will work best in your situation. Explain how you would
execute this strategy for your selected process. What would be required for the
success of this strategy when rolling out your revised process?
Part 2: Establishing Baselines
To begin, list three metrics that you think can help you quantify the performance of the
current process. List and define the metrics clearly, explain why each metric is important in
the assessment of the process, and then give an...