3 Things to do after the first draft of a Business Case.
Business Case is a very important document and it should be prepared and presented very carefully. Below are some important reads before going through this article:
What Is A Business Case?
How to write an effective Business Case?
Let’s see the 3 important things which need to be done once you are finished with your Business Case.
#1. Review and Edit
It is always advisable to review the drafted Business Case after you have completed the first draft. It helps to remove any unnecessary language and grammatical errors. You need to make sure that your Business Case is simple and formatted in a good manner that is easy to read. Each important section of your business case should be highlighted and well formatted. People do underline on important points or make them bold to make it catchy for the readers. It helps to make sure that you didn’t miss any important point which should be included in Business Case to make it effective.
#2. Present and get Feedback:
The best way to make sure that you didn’t miss anything important in your Business Case is to present and get feedback from the personnel who will be instrumental in implementing the business case plan. Even though they are not involved in the decision-making process but it could help to make Business Case successful as the personnel responsible for implementing the plan will have the opportunity to review the business case and offer suggestions for changes and other feedbacks which could also help to make Business Case winning. Brainstorm in advance about any potential concerns that management may have about implementing the business case plan. Make sure to address these concerns during your presentation, instead of waiting for management to raise their concerns.
#3. Present your business case to final authority.
Once you have reviewed your Business Case to remove unnecessary error or for its completeness and taken feedback from the personnel involved in project implementation, now you are good to present your Business Case to the management professionals who are responsible for providing approval for new business strategies or plans. Before starting the presentation, you can just give the brief about that current problem which the project will be addressing, organization’ goal which will be achieved further follow the presentation.
Note: PowerPoint presentation to add visuals to your business case presentation, hence it is advisable to use the same while preparing and presenting Business Case.