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Date: 20. November 2011

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When you measure what you are speaking about and express it in numbers, you know something about it, but when you cannot measure it, when you cannot express it in numbers, then your knowledge is if a meagre and unsatisfactory kind.
Sir William Thompson, Lord Kelvin (1824-1907)



Why Corporate Performance Management Must go Beyond Finance

A webseminar from Applix (David Menninger, VP Wordwide Marketing & Product Management)
and Gartner (Nigel Rayner, Research VP Gartner)

This WebCast was held February 28, 2006

You may Download the WebCast HERE (5'936 KB)
Pictures are showed below. Click on any picture and it will open in an additional window (1000x800 pixels).

Result at the End of this Web-Seminar?
You may guess it! Financial AND nonfinancial Metrics/Indicators are important and should be linked together.

Applix and Gartner are right in their reasoning.
Thats why you should buy either:

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(Address at the bottom of this page.)

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David Menninger, VP Marketing Applix
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Nigel Rayner, Research VP Gartner
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.... yet executives, investors and managers
value broader information.
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Interpretation gap between
"Market Price" and "Book Price"
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Classic models for structuring the nonfinancial assets.
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Analysts with better information about
non-financial assets recommend buy....
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Corporate Performance Management..
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Show the Non-Financials...
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Enterprise Planning,
not (limitted to) Financial Budgeting
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Linking financial and non-financial metrics
improves return on assets and equity
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Linking strategic and operational planning...

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Linking financial and non-financial metrics is key
to moving beyond "the numbers".

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They are right, Applix and Gartner - and now for a better Overview the

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Linking financial and non-financial metrics is key for moving beyond "the numbers".

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"The assumptions, tools and frameworks that leaders have used to make decisions over the past decade appear inadequate.
It is imperative for leaders of all walks of life to develop new capabilities if they expect to be successful and to maintain relevance," said Professor Klaus Schwab, Founder and Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum (2006).