The Rigor Test
is a set of questions that allows organizations to ensure, prior to implementation, that the Roadmap has the component parts described above. Essentially, the Rigor Test provides the right standardized framework and process for an organization to assess its initiatives prior to launch.
This simple step helps organizations capture far more value in their change efforts. In fact, based on BCG’s experience with thousands of Rigor Tests and initiatives over the years, organizations with the highest scores substantially exceeded their goals, capturing 130% of their target value, on average.