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Performance Management and Control

  • Evaluate Impact of Key Performance Indicators

    Analyze performance management and control systems, including structured measurement models, analytical techniques, and system biases to discover how they affect the behaviors of your team. Establish a firm grounding in proven measurement techniques while addressing cost-benefit issues. Employ better performance measurement systems to create a culture of planning, execution and accountability.

BENEFITS

  • Identify the elements of effective performance management and control systems
  • Evaluate the output of systems that report cost and profitability performance in a moderately complex operation
  • Describe the operation of an effective master budgeting system
  • Analyze and interpret budget-actual variances and assess responsibility for them
  • Design a balanced scorecard performance management system for a business unit
  • Challenge ineffective or inefficient metrics
  • Evaluate effective and ineffective KPIs your organization uses and discover how they affect the behaviors of your team, good and bad

Enrollment Options

  • Individual Enrollment

    Enroll in this course as an individual for $2,950.
  • Group and Custom Enrollment

    Enroll as a team, or customize this program for your organization.

Upcoming Sessions

Class Details

Finance & Accounting

Date

12/05/22 - 12/06/22

2 Days

Instructors

Brian Lendecky

Location

UT Campus

Performance Management and Control

Finance & Accounting

Date

12/05/22 - 12/06/22

2 Days

Instructors

Brian Lendecky

Location

UT Campus

Class

Concentration

Date

Location

Instructors

Performance Management and Control

Finance & Accounting

12/05/22 - 12/06/22

2 Days

UT Campus

Brian Lendecky

TOPICS

The following topics will be covered in this course:

  • Operational control
  • Performance management systems
  • Effective budgeting systems
  • Analysis of variances
  • Human dynamics of budgeting
  • Effective performance metrics
  • What gets measured is what gets done
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What I've learned at Texas Executive Education helped me to become a better, more attentive leader, and a better manager for my team and business. It's helped me understand nuances and apply theory to real life situations I encounter every day.

Who Should Attend?

This course is appropriate for a variety of professionals across verticals. Whether you work for a global corporation or a small business, we can help. Participants typically are:

 

  • Executives and high-level managers with budget authority
  • Professionals responsible for financial and P&L decision making
  • Individuals who seek deeper understanding of financial concepts and how they relate to business operations as a whole

 

Companies frequently send pairs of individuals, and small teams to this program, as they try to launch and lead new initiatives within their organization. Please contact us if you are interested in sending three or more participants to this program.

 

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Participants earn 1.4 CEUs and/or 14 CPEs for this course. A certificate of completion will be presented from Texas Executive Education.

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Instructor
  • Brian Lendecky

    Brian Lendecky is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Accounting at The University of Texas at Austin. He joined the department in 2006 and teaches Financial Accounting, Cost and Managerial Accounting, and the Tax Practicum course, the latter winning a 2008 Governor’s Volunteer Award from Governor Perry and a 2011 Tower Award.

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  • Reimbursement Options

    Learn more about course credits and options for course reimbursement. Get tips on the best way to approach your manager and download a customizable template to facilitate making the ask.
  • Course Location

    In person courses take place at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center and adjoining Rowling Hall on the UT campus in Austin. These world-class facilities provide a comfortable and convenient learning environment, with direct access to the 40 acres of campus and within walking distance of downtown Austin. Live online and on-demand course options are available for many courses.

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