Decision Lens Blog

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04/23/2019

Effective Communication and Collaboration Critical for Strategy Execution

Great ideas are meaningless if they translate into countless hours of creating detailed business and strategic plans with no follow through. Execution is a critical component of any strategy. The people process is just as important as strategy or operation processes. The people of an organization ...
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04/15/2019

Structurally Deficient Bridges in the US Could Take 80 Years to Repair

More than 47,000 bridges in the US have been identified as “structurally deficient” and in need of urgent rehabilitation, according to a report from the American Road and Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA). The organization analyzes data from the Federal Highway Administration and ...
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04/08/2019

Public Water Capital Planning with Decision Lens

With increased public pressures to protect water sources and supplies, countries are enforcing tougher water regulations and permit requirements. Exercising water conservancy and complying with ever-changing water regulations is a persistent challenge for water management professionals. The ...
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03/25/2019

Elevate Your Facilities Planning Process

Facilities Planning decisions are more complex than ever. The long-term implications that come with costly facility capital expenditures make strategic decision-making critical to managing risk. But what’s the best approach for optimizing limited resources with an increase in demand? Planning, at ...
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03/18/2019

Capital Planning Solution for Facilities & Infrastructure

Making agile, smart decisions with an analytic process drives the performance of your investments. Reducing facility costs, improving productivity and revenue generation contributes to an organization's bottom line. Successful infrastructure and facility management requires a systematic approach ...
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03/11/2019

Transforming Organizations Through Effective Strategy Execution

Organizations from all industries are investing in a new set of powerful software solutions focused on making smarter portfolio-level decisions. Executives are no longer making strategic prioritization decisions using only spreadsheets and meetings. Key features like managing projects, scheduling ...
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03/04/2019

Know-It-All's, Whiners and 800 Pound Gorillas in the Planning Process

Sometimes the hardest part of building the capital plan isn't massaging the numbers and prioritizing the projects. The most grueling challenge can be facilitating discussions with all the various stakeholders - many of whom have competing interests and complex personalities and communication styles ...