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February 12, 2020

By Andrew Wee, Vice President Finance APAC Arkadin, Cloud Communications Division of NTT Limited

I would like to share my experience on my company’s journey towards a better budgeting process. I hope this will provide a starting point for fellow finance...

November 7, 2019

By Anders Liu-Lindberg, Senior Finance Business Partner at Maersk

We all know the budget and we all hate it! So why do we continue to do it when it represents a static picture of the world seen at one moment in time? It’s...

November 5, 2019

By Kedar Kale, FP&A Manager at Hala

The idea of a budget is so core to financial wisdom that it’s one of the first lessons we learnt from our parents for keeping our finances (and lives) on track. Annual...

April 18, 2019

By Bjarte Bogsnes, Senior Advisor Performance Framework at Equinor (formerly Statoil), and Chairman Beyond Budgeting Roundtable

Although Beyond Budgeting is about so much more than just budgets, our name tends to draw people, at least initially, towards the budget word. Once there, cost management often...

November 1, 2018

By Thorsteinn Siglaugsson, Consultant / Corporate Trainer / Manager

Increasingly, managers are now looking to change the corporate planning process and replace the traditional annual budget with rolling forecasts, 12, 13 or 15 months ahead....

September 27, 2018

By Thorsteinn Siglaugsson, Consultant / Corporate trainer / Manager

Traditional budgeting has for a long time been criticized for encouraging counterproductive behaviour, hindering growth and wasting time on useless exercises...