October 2021 - Weaver- The grass isn’t always greener: How to use a Process Gap Analysis
11:45 - 11:50: Virtual meeting opens
11:50 - 12:00: Welcome & Chapter announcements
12:00 - 1:00: Presentation
The grass isn’t always greener: How to use a Process Gap Analysis
Sharon is often asked to assist with technology change projects such as tool selection when a company has decided what they have is not working and they have decided to replace it with something else. This session will walk through an example of how a million-dollar software budget was saved and the customer problem was still solved by doing a thorough evaluation and gap analysis of the process to better understand and identify what the business needed.
What will you learn:
How to perform a process gap analysis and identify business needs
Sharon Weaver is the Founder/CEO of Smarter Consulting | Microsoft Regional Director | Microsoft Certified Trainer | Six Sigma Black Belt | Certified Business & Systems Analyst
As a Microsoft Regional Director, Microsoft Certified Trainer, Process Improvement, and Productivity Expert, Sharon's background in Software Development, Business and Systems Analysis, Project Management, and Agile combined with her Developmental Psychology degree and Six Sigma Black Belt blend perfectly with her love of helping and training people to make her a well-rounded leader, consultant, and coach.
Being part of the community is extremely important to her and she is an active leader, participant, and mentor. Sharon is the founder of the Kansas City O365 User Group and is the lead organizer for SharePoint Saturday Kansas City. She currently serves as the Vice President for the Digital Women of Kansas City and is the Founding President and current board member of the Kansas City IIBA chapter.
In her “spare time”, Sharon speaks professionally at local, national, and global events and teaches subjects such as Office 365, Business Analysis, Six Sigma, Leadership, and other continuing education courses publicly as an adjunct instructor for the local community college and privately for business all over the country. When she's not working, Sharon is likely reading self-improvement books, hanging out with her family, or on a cruise out of the country with no access to communication.