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A resource portal for all your Enterprise Performance Management I don't know if you have tried to run on a treadmill. It can be quite scary. There are Youtube video's that demonstrate how not to do it. But that is not my point. Let's say you are asked to run a half marathon on the treadmill. 21 kilometers is a…
A resource portal for all your Enterprise Performance Management Research indicates that 60% of corporations don’t link resource allocation (budgets) to their Strategic Plan. I am wondering how companies manage to execute strategy when strategic planning and resource allocation processes are not linked. To me it looks like the company is on "auto pilot" and does not respond to new…
A resource portal for all your Enterprise Performance Management I attended last year’s Global Leadership Summit. It was a great conference which gave me a lot of insights into management which can be practiced in my own company. Bill Hybel lead a session called “From here to there". This session was actually what strategy is all about - taking a…
A resource portal for all your Enterprise Performance Management On my way to India I watched a movie called "The social network". It was a movie on how Facebook was invented. I was inspired by one of the founders - Mark Zuckerburg and his dedication to develop the technical and content side of Facebook. The film also showed how Sean…
A resource portal for all your Enterprise Performance Management I have seen many different ways in which organizations go about Target setting. One company I visited had a target of implementing the Balanced Scorecard within two weeks of the announcement. They got just two weeks of notice - and the CEO expected this to happen? I advised them to go…
A resource portal for all your Enterprise Performance Management I don't know what type of business you are in but from a Strategy Execution methodology perspective, it matters. When I read management literature I find good generic models for forming and executing strategy. And, they all apply the same way for every type of businesses. Whether you are a convenient…
A resource portal for all your Enterprise Performance Management Are your employees living up to the strategy of the company? If not - they are not alone. Only 5% of employees understand the company’s strategy and hence, they are not able to live up to the strategy. I have been thinking a lot about this lately. Why are the key…
A resource portal for all your Enterprise Performance Management How is it in your company? Are your heads chopped off if you set ambitious targets and don’t reach them? If your company’s performance culture is characterized by “head chopping,” you will most likely have experienced how people do not take the trouble of establishing demanding targets. Brave people should be…
A resource portal for all your Enterprise Performance Management When is your budget outdated? The day you write it. I have worked with creating budgets in large corporations and was amazed that we still adhered to the old way of allocating resources. Luckily there are individuals and companies that have examined this under a magnifying glass and have changed the…
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