Pluralsight - Aligning IT And Business Strategies (2018 EN)

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    Company: Pluralsight
    Author: Casey Ayers
    Full Title: Aligning IT And Business Strategies
    Year: 2018
    Language: English
    Genre: Educational: Business and IT
    Skill Level: Beginner
    Price: -
    Files: MP4 (+ Slides .PDF)
    Time: 01:31:17
    Video: AVC, 1280 x 720 (1.778) at 30.000 fps, 450 kbps
    Audio: AAC at 72 Kbps, 2 channels, 44.1 KHz

    This course shares fundamental tips that will help you bridge technical divides in organizations, by putting shared objectives first and, by using a better understanding of the business's strategic needs and enhanced communication skills to succeed.

    Too often, the business and IT sides of organizations don't see eye to eye. This course shares some fundamental tips that can help you bridge this divide, no matter which side you may find yourself on. In this course, Aligning IT and Business Strategies you'll discover how to better understand and express the strategic goals of organizations. First, you'll learn how to describe and analyze your organization's value chain, in order to understand the impact it can have on the decisions your organization makes. Next, you'll see how effective collaboration strategies can help you bridge knowledge gaps and differences in backgrounds. Finally, you'll explore how taking an enterprise architecture approach to your organization's planning can result in better alignment between your IT and business strategies. By the end of this course, you'll be better prepared to collaborate with others in your organization, regardless of their technical acumen, in order to achieve success.

    Course Overview
    01. Course Overview
    Understanding Business Strategy
    02. Course Introduction
    03. Mission, Vision, and Values
    04. Organizational Goals & Initiatives
    05. Environmental Analysis & Needs Assessment
    06. Competitive Advantages & Product Differentiation
    07. Financial Considerations & Organizational Buy-in
    08. Growth & Scalability
    09. Module Review
    Understanding the Value Chain
    10. Module Introduction
    11. Defining the Value Chain
    12. Applying the Value Chain
    13. Module Review
    Effective Communication Strategies
    14. Module Introduction
    15. The Standard Communications Model
    16. Collaboration Methods
    17. Educated Empathy
    18. Resolving Conflicts
    19. Methods for Sharing Information
    20. Module Review
    Planning the Enterprise Architecture
    21. Module Introduction
    22. Exploring Enterprise Architecture
    23. The Benefits of Enterprise Architecture
    24. Maintaining Alignment of IT & Business Strategies