Business Performance Management

by Ross Maynard

Business Performance Management (BPM) is a powerful tool but making it work for your organisation can be difficult. This course explains the essentials of BPM, and shows how data analysis, effective structures and problem solving contribute to improving performance.

price £75+vat
cpd hours 4 CPD hours
access 120 days' access

This course will enable you to

  • Understand the basics of business performance management (BPM) and the relationship it has with organisational strategy
  • Understand the dynamics of your business by exploring organisational models
  • Learn about the value of data and how to present it in the most helpful way for BPM
  • Create agile team structures that maximise the effectiveness of performance management
  • Improve business performance by identifying and dealing with a problem's root causes

About the course

Business Performance Management (BPM) plays a crucial role in enabling organisations to achieve their goals. But BPM is a huge undertaking and deciding how to successfully implement it in your organisation can be a difficult task.

This course explains the essentials of BPM, and helps you to create the right measures. You will learn how to collect accurate and useful data and to analyse it. Finally, the course will help you create a team structure to manage the process efficiently.

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Contents

  • Establishing the objectives
    • What is business performance management?
    • The fundamentals
    • Why we need to manage performance
    • The role of management
    • The purpose of the organisation
    • Setting objectives
    • What is strategy?
  • Making measures
    • Making measures
    • From objectives to measures
    • Management by the numbers
    • Business excellence
    • Critical success factors
    • Selecting performance measures
  • Analysing data
    • Studying the data
    • Bad analysis leads to bad decisions
    • The three measures
    • Creating process output and in-process measures
    • When things go wrong
    • The management report
  • Creating a structure
    • A suitable structure
    • Beginning to build
    • Forming a team
    • Holding weekly meetings
    • The tools we need
    • Creating and developing teams
  • Improving business performance
    • Improvement culture
    • The right tools
    • Problem and goal statements
    • Getting involved
    • Root cause analysis
    • Working out solutions
    • Testing and implementing solutions
    • Parting words
    • Getting started

Author

Ross Maynard

Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants. Ross has worked as a consultant and trainer for over 20 years, specialising in process improvement and lean for finance teams.

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Access to this course
Total CPD unitshourshours4 unitshourshours
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Exclusive news and CPD every week plus monthly webinars, all year round
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Keep your whole team up to date.

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Total CPD unitshourshours800+ unitshourshours
Access period12+ months
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Exclusive news and CPD every week plus monthly webinars, all year round
Account manager on hand to support your team's needs
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