SKYHAWK INFORMATION STRATEGIES™
Characteristics of SKYHAWK Plan
Using systems analysis and problem-solving techniques, a SKYHAWK Information Strategies Plan develops these characteristics.
ü Clearly states the purpose of the plan, or presents a statement
of the problem or issue the plan is to solve.
ü Clearly states the organization’s mission, vision, goals and objectives.
ü Outlines the criteria for the best solution.
ü Contains reasonable and necessary assumptions.
ü Contains the appropriate factors bearing the development of the
Identifies organizational strengths,
limiting factors or deficiencies.
ü Clearly states the “As Is” and “To Be” conditions.
ü Contains a gap analysis.
ü Develops achievable and measurable goals and objectives
to support the organization’s goals and objectives.
ü Develops several courses of action, and recommends the best course of action.
ü Provides an analysis of alternatives.
ü Contains pertinent and succinct action items.
ü Contains a logical timetable for completion of action items,
stage checks, and implementation.
ü Recommends funding priorities (must pays, funded, and unfunded).
ü Assigns completion dates, and offices or individuals
for completing action items.
Prioritizes activities and workloads.
Dovetails with other plans within the organization.