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CFO2012. Better Planning and Greater Accountability by Moving Beyond Budgets

Thursday, September 17, 2020 4:10 PM–5:00 PM
CPE Credit
Fields of Study
Knowledge Level
3-5 years in the profession
Advanced Preparation
Today's fast changing world requires CFOs to drive better planning and greater accountability. Doing so requires moving beyond traditional budgeting tools that are no longer fit for purpose. This session shows how leading edge CFOs are using new faster, more effective approaches to overcome these challenges to achieve better results.

Learning Objectives:

  • Examine why traditional budgeting practices lead to suboptimization and "an envinerating exercise in minimization"
  • Explore what new approaches are being used to actually achieve better planning and greater accountability
  • See how companies like Holt CAT, Velux and LT Apparel have moved beyond budgets to live future ready