Monthly Archives: July 2010

List of Sample KPIs in 5 Perspectives of BSC

List of sample KPIs in Financial Perspective

Here is a general list of key performance indicators which are divided into categories. This list should not be viewed as a must have set of indicators, but it is based on the experiences of many companies and researches related to scorecards. Financial perspective Key performance indicators of the financial category make it

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The Difference Between Progress and Performance

Some progress was achieved, but performace is still low

In the business world terms “progress” and “performance” often are used interchangeably. You might hear a dialog like this: John: We need to measure the performance of our employees? Mary: How we are going to do this? John: Well, let’s track their progress with the current tasks. Definitions Merriam-Webster dictionary

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Strategy Maps in Government Sector

Strategy maps in government sector

The concept of strategy maps is based on the assumption that financial indicators do not always give a full picture of the company’s activity.  That’s why this model better suits companies and commercial organizations that have the primary goal of making profits.  It also concerns government sector.  This article focuses

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Access BSC Software Review Trial Version

Please, specify your email address below to access BSC Software Review: You will have access link immediately; You will have e-mail with some start-up instructions; We can send you some offers about BSC Designer products;  

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6 Problems To Fix in Your Personal Balanced Scorecard

Metric Problem: focusing on the results and efforts, instead of leading actions.

The need for the personal scorecard is promoted by known saying “What gets measured gets done.” People create their scorecards, divide their life into four, eight, or more sectors, and then expect for a miracle to happen. The next quarter/year they get back to their scorecards and see that: Some obvious

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Only a Few Companies Understand Importance of Strategic Planning and BSC – Interview with Dinesh Kakkad

Dinesh Kakkad, Executive Director of Excellence unLimited

10 questions to Balanced Scorecard Expert Dinesh Kakkad, Executive Director of Excellence unLimited

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What is BSC Designer?

BSC Designer is a strategy execution software available as a cloud-based service and Windows desktop application.

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According to our users, BSC Designer is easy to install, configure and it helps a lot with Balanced Scorecard, strategy maps, and KPIs.

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To make it easier for the users to get started, we have a lot of free training materials for the software.

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What are your current challenges?

We help our users to get started with Balanced Scorecard, strategy maps, and KPIs. Here is a list of frequently asked questions and respective answers to them.

Q: What is the Balanced Scorecard?

Big picture about Balanced Scorecard A: Check out: Get the big picture about Balanced Scorecard article.

Q: I'm looking for a KPIs... how do I find good ones for our business?

How to find a KPI for... A: Check out our recommendations.

Q: Do you have some examples of the Balanced Scorecard?

Examples of Balanced ScorecardA: Sure, we have some here.

Q: Balanced Scorecard is about strategy execution, right? But what is a strategy?

Define strategy, create strategy mapA: Check these articles about strategy definition and creating strategy map.

Q: How do we cascade our top level scorecard throughout the company?

How to cascade a strategy mapA: Do it by business goals, read how.

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BSC Lessons

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BSC Designer experts

Aleksey Savkin Performance Management and Balanced Scorecard

Kazim Ladimeji HR KPIs and Performance Expert

Levi Newman Effective KPIs and social metrics

Oana Boteanu Performance Management

Oleg Tumarkin Business Measurements

Upcoming events and talks

We organize, sponsor, and participate in various events related to the strategy execution.

  • "Building Balanced Scorecard Step by Step." 5 October - 26 October, 2015, online training. Read more...
  • "Training Seminar: Linking operational plans and budgets with strategy." 22 October, 2015, London, UK. Read more...

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Online training: Build BSC step by step

The best way to get started with the Balanced Scorecard is to join our online training.

Balanced Scorecard Training Online Strategy map, KPIs, cascading - it might be hard to put it all together. In the online training "Building BSC Step by Step" we explain all the nuances in simple words and help companies to build a prototype of their balanced scorecards.

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