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March 3, 2020

By Simone da Silva Collins, Senior Financial Analyst at Sony

When we talk about performance measurement, KPIs are a common tool.  It can be a financial measure or an operational measure. However, in recent years, KPIs seem to have fallen...

January 3, 2020

By Thorsteinn Siglaugsson, Consultant / Corporate Trainer / Manager

Setting targets and defining KPIs is one of the key tasks of FP&A professionals. Defining KPIs is tricky. When properly done they can really drive...

December 10, 2019

By John Stretch,  MD at Stretch Business Training

Over the years I’ve learnt a few things about implementing performance measurement systems in practice. These suggestions apply equally whether we are...

November 19, 2019

By Marco Singh, Commercial Finance Director at Ensono

Kaplan and Norton’s Balanced Scorecard is a familiar concept, still widely used today, often falling to FP&A or Strategic Planning teams to create and...

October 29, 2019

By Richard Reinderhoff, CFO/FP&A Expert and Independent Adviser


Working at a local business unit often doesn’t give you access to sophisticated corporate systems to monitor performance. However, as a financial you are...

October 1, 2019

By Richard Reinderhoff, CFO/FP&A Expert and Independent Adviser

The most important decision for top management is where the money goes. Capital allocation not only defines the money flow but also who will be spending it....