Exclusively for members, IMA free Inside Talk webinar series covers timely management accounting topics with leading guest speakers. IMA's Certified members also can earn one (1) NASBA-approved CPE credit by attending these live events. All members are invited to attend IMA's next Inside Talk event:
Implementing Performance Management Methodologies：Pitfalls and Speed-bumps
Thursday, July 16, 2009
1 p.m. to 2 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time)
Guest Presenter: Gary Cokins, Product Marketing Manager
Performance Management Solutions, SAS
Performance management (PM) systems that integrate methodologies, such as balanced scorecards, strategy maps, budgets, activity-based costing (ABC), forecasts, and others, are intended to align manager and employee behavior and limited resources to focus on the organization strategic priorities and objectives. PM focuses on execution. Its purpose is not just to create better financial reporting and monitoring dashboard dials, but on moving the detials improving performance.
After this webinar, attendees will be able to clarify the confusion and ambiguity about what enterprise PM is, describe the three main barriers that prevent full success with implementing PM methodologies, explain misconceptions about how to use PM methodologies, and use techniques to overcome the barriers.
To register for Implementing Performance Management Methodologies-Pitfalls and Speed-bumps, Click here and select one of the two session times available. On the next page, select the ennroll button at the top of the page to access the registration form. On the form, you must enter Promotional Code: IMAWEB to guarantee your spot. IMA's Certified members will receive one (1) NASBA-approved CPE credit for attending this event.
IMA Inside Talk webinar series is designed to actively engage members in the latest trends and thinking in the profession without having to leave the office or home. IMA members also can view a recording of past webinars by visiting the Webinar Library on IMA's website (Member login required). Note: Recorded webinars are not eligible for CPE credits.