Pathway templates can be created for future Pathways used for deals of the same nature and that need the same, or similar set of Topics and Requirements
This allows the person creating and sending the Pathway to choose from an existing template.
To edit a Pathway template, follow these steps:
1. Go to the Top navigation menu, then select Templates.
2. Under Templates, select the Pathway template you would like to edit.
3. Scroll down to the Areas, from here you will see all the Topics that are included in the Areas.
4. Select the Topic from an Area.
5. From here you can:
- Mark the Topic as priority or not as priority: Marking a Topic as a Priority means that your client will need to complete this Topic. Select the Item menu, then select Mark as priority or Mark as not priority.
- Select Requirements to include in Pathway: If a Requirement no longer applies to your client's Pathway you can turn the Requirement Off.
- Remove Topics: To delete all Topics within an Area select the Item menu, then select Remove from Pathway. The Area will remain but all the Topics will be deleted.
- Document Organization: Activate document organization to help categorize Topics that have a large number of documents. Select Edit, then select the categories that the documents are to be organized by. Learn more here.
⚠️ Good to know: Areas can be renamed by anyone who has access. Learn more about here.
6. Select Add topics.
7. Select any existing Topics that you would like to add.
💡Tip: You can Select all to add all of the existing Topics.
8. Then select Add topics.
9. To create new Topics within an Area, select Create topic.
10. Enter the following:
- Topic name: Give the topic a name that companies will understand.
- Area: Confirm the Area that this topic relates to, or Admins can create a custom Area by typing in the new Area name.
- Description: Give the topic a description of what it is.
11. Go to Requirements, then select Add to enter any Requirements that apply to the Topic.
💡Tip: Topics must have at least one Requirement.
12. Under Relevance, select the Drop down menu to add any other applicable Industry, Business outcome and Company size that this Topic should relate to.
13. Once completed, select Done.
⚠️Good to know: Selecting an industry, material event and company size for where this topic is relevant makes it easier to find when creating a new Pathway.
14. Under the Topic Guide, answer the questions.
15. Once completed, select Create topic.
16. Then, continue customizing the Pathway as needed.
⚠️Good to know: Editing an existing Pathway template won't automatically update all of the Requirements and Topics for that Pathway template. If the template is in use and you wish to update it, you'll need to amend the existing Pathway. Learn how to edit an existing Pathway here.