Plans and the Network Admin
Should you implement all these plans into your next project? Maybe not all of them, but I think most of them. You wouldn't take a road trip, build a house, or start a business venture without a plan. Implementing technology shouldn't be any different.
Creating a solid, well-developed plan does not guarantee success. Following the solid, well-developed plan does. In an upcoming article, I'll reveal my Operations Plan for this project and show you how we transformed their network and helped this company become more profitable. In the meantime, consider the projects you've completed. Were the projects finished on time, on track, and on budget? What plan got you to that point? Planning is not a necessary evil, as some believe. Planning is an integral part of the business process.