gap analysis


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gap analysis

An observation of the difference between an organization's goals and what it has achieved to date. Such analyses may deal with product features vs. competition and current market share vs. potential share. The analysis determines which information systems need to be replaced or modified as well as the systems that must be developed.
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While chairing a meeting to review the progress of the TEVTA Academics Department on Monday, Shaikh said that the TEVTA has recently conducted a gap analysis
to create the marketing gap analysis tool, a free online interactive tool that provides marketers with personalized recommendations on focus areas of investment for their organization.
Veriforce Safety Consulting Services include Gap Analysis, Action Plan, Field Walkthroughs, and Implementation support.
A gap analysis compared the present state of competency development to a desirable (ideal) state.
The Sub-Committee work is focused on conducting a gap analysis between the Practical Nurse programs delivered by the New Brunswick colleges and the first two years of the UNB and UdeM BN programs.
He addresses risk mitigation and vulnerability assessment, gap analysis process and quality control objectives of the assessment process, and the difference between a gap analysis and a security or controls assessment, as well as the cost-benefit analysis process and using these concepts to implement a business impact analysis process and information classification methodology.
Just two years after completing the first PSPC (Performance Standard for Protective Coatings) gap analysis in a Chinese shipyard, Lloyd's Register and International Paint have completed the 100th analysis in STX France Cruise SA, Saint-Nazaire.
Gap analysis examples are also given using both ISO 17799 and other applicable standards.
The primary subject matter of this case involves the use of GAP analysis to measure the interest-rate risk exposure of a credit union.
7-8, addresses challenges ranging from workforce planning and knowledge management to gap analysis and eliminating redundancies.
While it is understood that the FM community represents significant diversity at many levels, from the unique organizational cultures of each MAJCOM, center, and squadron to the individual processes to accomplish tasks at hand, a broad and rigorous process of skill gap analysis must be taken at a macro level to insure the alignment of development and training systems.
Blue Gross of Northeastern Pennsylvania, which currently outsources implementation support for a new claims system and gap analysis for Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act compliance to an Indian firm, also plans on keeping the country at the top of its list when looking at future outsourcing opportunities.