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The Readiness Declaration is an important and useful tool for your project. The statements from the Readiness Declaration will get your team members thinking a lot deeper about the project and the environment in which it runs. The statements are specifically defined with this clear objective in mind: to get a starting position recorded in the Readiness Declaration.

If a member of the team has confirmed that a statement is correct and can be evidenced then we have the ideal response for that statement. This response demonstrates that they personally know that the statement is correct and can personally evidence it is correct. This is important information and, as it demonstrates this person is likely be close to the source of the statement, we will confirm one more condition. We ask that any responder, who has confirmed a statement, to place their name in the Engagement Commitment Owner column.

This marginally contravenes the concept of an anonymous questionnaire. However, where a statement relates to a specific area of a project, the project team are likely already aware that this specific area relates to the domain of a specific participant. The person and their project responsibilities will already be known and the team will likely expect responses from them on this particular topic. The project demands that someone step up to the plate, to agree to the statement, be responsible for an Engagement Commitment, or assign someone responsible to maintain the Engagement Commitment throughout the project.

Almost universally, projects do not start off with ideal circumstances. There are always parts of a project and its terrain that can be, or need to be, adjusted and improved. Furthermore, even with the best will in the world, project participants rarely step up to the plate so early in a project without mild encouragement, persuasion or coercion. However, we need people to commit to the project and demonstrate this Commitment by signing up to responsibilities identified in the Readiness Declaration. This Declaration will have a list of statements. Some will have owners names at the side of them; others will not. The Readiness Declaration is complete but Engagement Commitments are not. Now we have to decide who is actually responsible and any changes will be taken care of in the Engagement Commitment process.


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