Gartner Research

Use BP&F to Launch High-Performance CPM Initiatives

Published: 27 September 2005

ID: G00130422

Analyst(s): Frank Buytendijk , Nigel Rayner

Summary

Budgeting, planning and forecasting are key components of corporate performance management initiatives. A full CPM initiative should start with BP&F, because it can provide the greatest potential for benefits.

Table Of Contents
  • Six Reasons to Start With BP&F
  • Three Steps to Improve BP&F
  • Step 1: Improving the Current Situation
  • Step 2: Planning Based on Performance Drivers
  • Step 3: Creating a Continuous Predictive Planning Process
  • Bottom Line

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