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Throw Away Your Financial Statements: Managing by Metrics
Analyzing static, detailed financial statements has been the modus operandi for hundreds of years. Because many business management systems can isolate and

action reasearch problem statements  support any form of action and, therefore, is useless as a KPI. If a KPI is to be an effective management tool, it must lead to some form of action. If inventory turns is 3.2 and that is unacceptable to the person responsible for managing inventory levels, then that person will take some form of action to increase inventory turns. If the value is acceptable, the person responsible will see this instantly and move on to a review of other KPIs. Each business must therefore define those KPIs that are

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PPM for Internal Departments

A business practice that assists organizations to align their portfolio of projects with their business strategy. Typically IT departments employ an IT governance framework to ensure that their PPM strategy is put into action. With the increasing demand of IT departments to justify their project investments, PPM software has risen in popularity as the tool of choice. It allows both executives and IT decision makers to gain insight into their IT portfolios. PPM software allows IT managers to prioritize projects, allocate resources where needed, and gain financial insight into their portfolio investments. 

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