Industries run on information. They consume it, use it, produce it, share it and sell it. When that information is inaccurate or used improperly, genuine harm can be done and losses realized.
Knowledgent brings deep industry experience and technical expertise to help clients establish and improve data governance programs that suit their needs. Because of our varied client engagements across numerous industries, our Informationists have gained an intuitive understanding of data governance best practices, ensuring that Knowledgent avoids pitfalls and risks that trap less experienced providers.
- Information Governance Assessments: A review of capabilities and effectiveness of the governance program against its stated goals and objectives. At a minimum, this includes analyses of policies being supported, plus the procedures, processes, organization, skill gaps, reporting, metrics and scoring in use.
- Governance Tune-up: A rapid assessment and recommendation for a solution path to realign these programs to enable business objectives more effectively.
- Business Case Development: Building and documenting the case for governance based on asset value optimization, organizational latency reduction and the Goal-Question-Metric (GQM) Approach.
- Governance Program Design: Formulation of a governance program suited to client needs, from Visioning & Value definition, process design, organizational design decisions, inventory and adoption strategy, and roadmap.
- Executive Facilitation: Supporting the soft skill side of culture change, executive facilitation provides 1x1 elicitations, administering collaborative events to build support, team coaching and executive mentoring.
- Program Execution: Hands-on support for rolling out the governance program, leveraging Knowledgent program management and information management capabilities.