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Initiative Owners

Initiative Owners

Initiative owners are usually the most senior person doing the work on the initiatives. You are responsible for keeping milestone start and end dates current, as well as updating milestone and initiative status. You will want to update your initiatives weekly and impacts monthly. You may wish to save these views in a workbook to use as your personal dashboard.

Financial Impacts

Keep larger initiatives top of mind with these visualizations


Use these visualizations to track initiatives and milestones against timelines. Priority is given to later planning and implementation stages

Attention points

The data visualizations outlined here are useful for communicating key details about your initiatives and milestones effectively across the transformation and are especially useful for prioritization and signaling what needs attention. We recommend that you review and update once per week

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