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  • Business Intelligence

    Business Intelligence
  • Business Intelligence Consulting

    Overview

    At its most basic, running an organization without clear performance management processes, without the help of business analytics, is like trying to get from point A to point B – in a race – without a map. Yet many organizations do indeed operate without a clear picture of what drives bottom-line growth (what’s working), what takes away from it (what’s not working), and why.

    For some organizations, the issue is a need for a better business analytics system, or better processes to take advantage of business intelligence. For others, the first step is in determining exactly what the metrics are, and measuring for improvement. Still others need help managing performance through a merger or acquisition. Whatever your specific performance management need, if you struggle with quickly making the decisions needed to achieve your strategic objectives, MSS can help with expert business intelligence consulting.

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    Organizational Change Management (OCM)

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    Program & Portfolio Management Services (PPM)

    Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)

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    Business Intelligence Consulting Program

    • Program Governance
      • Cross functional team led by I.T., responsible for planning, prioritization, funding, and communication of progress and value
      • Guides change management process
      • Business Intelligence Competency Center
    • Data Governance
      • Program where a business team is focused on the management of all data assets – define standards, process, rules, stewardship, risk and compliance
    • Data Quality
      • Processes around the identification and repair of data quality issues, may be an outcome of Data Governance Program
    • Master Data Management
      • Processes to ensure master data is managed centrally and consistently, may be functional of Data Governance Program
    • Data Integration
      • Processes that support the movement of data between systems and provide efficient loading of information for Business Intelligence systems
    • Data Management
      • Tools and standards to manage the storage, access and reliability of data assets
    • Data Presentation
      • Processes and tools for analyzing, reporting, viewing and discovering

    MSS Approach

    Business Intelligence Planning and Assessment Project

     

    Project Organization

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    • Participants
    • Roles & Responsibilities
    • Communications Plan
    • Decision Making Processes
    • Project Scope Validation
    • Timelines, Commitments & Constraints
    • Finalized Project Work Plan

    Define Program Approach

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    • Conduct Work Sessions to Identify Opportunities and Needs
    • Work with IT/Business to define appropriate governance structures
    • Work with IT/Business to determine Stakeholders and Sponsorship Model
    • Finalize Program Charters

    Define Technology Approach

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    • Validate Inventory of Current Solutions
    • Determine Data Integration Strategies (ETL technologies and approaches)
    • Define Delivery Methodology
    • Formulate Future State Architecture
    • Evaluate Current state DQ, develop mitigation plans
    • Evaluate Current state MDM, develop mitigation plans

    Create Business Intelligence Roadmap

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    • Resource Requirements/Business Intelligence Governance Program
    • Define Logical Business Intelligence Deployment Sequence
    • Finalize Business Intelligence Roadmap
    • Conduct Executive Presentation

    Provide Business Advisory Services

     

    Validate Program Approach

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    • Participate as needed in validating Work Session outcomes
    • Review and offer feedback on defined governance structures
    • Review and offer feedback on Stakeholder and Sponsorship Model
    • Work with team on finalization of Program Charters

    Validate Technology Approach

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    • Validate Inventory of Current Solutions
    • Review and Validate Data Integration Strategies (ETL technologies and approaches)
    • Participate as needed in defining Delivery Methodology
    • Review Future State Architecture
    • Validate Current state DQ and MDM approaches, and mitigation programs

    Validate Business Intelligence Roadmap

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    • Validate completeness of Resource Requirements/Business Intelligence Governance Program
    • Review and comment on Logical Business Intelligence Deployment Sequence
    • Validate Business Intelligence Roadmap
    • Support Program Launch as needed

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    Success Stories

    Supporting Operational Activities through Business Intelligence

    Best Western International Inc. is THE WORLD’S BIGGEST HOTEL FAMILY with 4,000 independently owned and operated hotels. Based in Phoenix, Arizona, Best Western employs 1,190 people and offers more than 308,692 quality guest rooms located in 90 countries and territories throughout the world. By building relationships with key stakeholders, within the client’s organization, MSS was able to understand the critical issues and develop solutions that worked for all parties involved.

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    Contact MSS

    Does your organization need assistance with Business Intelligence Consulting? If so, contact MSS – a top regional management consulting firm.

    To learn more about our service offerings, products and industry experience, or to have a MSS representative contact you directly, contact us online or call us at (877) 677-4636.