See a list of all David Parmenter's Whitepapers here.
Continue to commit these mistakes at your peril. Purchase this paper to identify what these mistakes are, why they are made and the practical steps to rectify them. Transform your finance team, team morale and your career. A comprehensive tool-kit is provided electronically to help you move forward tomorrow. Priced in New Zealand Dollars.
Become a leader in 13 weeks by utilizing a new leadership model. This model separates out the foundation stones of leadership from the successful leadership traits. Comprehensive checklists (also received electronically) will help you with your leadership change.
Whitepaper: “How to Implement Quarterly Rolling Forecasting and Quarterly Rolling Planning – and get it right first time”
If your forecasting is a nightmare, of long nights, Excel spreadsheet error messages and praying that the resulting numbers are right you need to read this paper. This white paper sets out the foundation stones of a rolling forecast process and how to move from annual planning to a quarterly rolling planning process. The secrets of rolling planning are revealed at last. In addition to the white paper you get a comprehensive tool-kit for a fast start including check-lists, a "selling the change" Powerpoint presentation, and workshop materials. This package should be sold for more but am committed to helping as many organisations as possible. Price in New Zealand Dollars.
Avoid the carnage of a failed implementation. This paper sets out the foundation stones for implementing a planning tool, the key forecasting traits you need to adopt, an implementation schedule and the reporting output you should aim for. Comprehensive checklists and templates (also received electronically) will help you with implementation.
If your KPIs are not adding substantial benefits to your organisation you may have the wrong measures. By purchasing this whitepaper you will be taking a step to transform performance in your organisation. This paper covers David Parmenter's latest thinking and contains content researched after publication of his books. As a SPECIAL OFFER, the accompanying templates (received electronically) include all the templates from his KPI book (valued at NZ$100). Price in New Zealand Dollars.
Is the Finance team spending many late nights in the office preparing the month-end report? Is the month-end report merely travelling in the CEO's briefcase for three return journeys and being deemed as read? If you are reporting later than three working days you need to buy this report. Late reporting is now career limiting as CEOs, around the world, are receiving their reports by "Day One" and in some cases during the month (virtual reporting). Join the band of Finance team leaders who have embraced the 21st century and have thrown out processes that have more in common with the Charles Dicken’s era than the 21st century? The whitepaper comes with electronic templates to get you started straight away.
Reporting daily, weekly and monthly in a decision based way. This white paper covers reporting: financial performance; performance measures; progress against projects and strategy; capital expenditure; board reporting; and the influence of Stephen Few's work. Comprehensive checklists and templates (also received electronically) will help you move forward. Price in New Zealand Dollars.
Have a profound impact on your organization – Find your CSFs. This paper will help you find your organization's Critical Success Factors (CSFs) the impact on performance measures, prioritization of activities and the elimination of unproductive processes is very profound. Comprehensive checklists, workshop agendas and templates (also received electronically) will help you move forward. Price in New Zealand Dollars.
The accounts payable team is one of the most important teams in the accounting function and in the organization. This paper will show you the 21st century techniques that will revolutionize performance, improve AP team’s profile, processes and contribution to organization’s performance. This comprehensive whitepaper comes with electronic templates to assist you with implementation.
Covering systems improvements with accounts payable, reporting, forecasting and planning, intranet, and using your own general ledger better. These changes will increase effectiveness and cost efficient operations for the finance team. This comprehensive whitepaper comes with electronic templates to assist you with implementation. Price in New Zealand Dollars.
Streamlining annual planning processes so the organization can move across to a rolling planning regime. This paper covers the foundation stones of a quick forecasting and planning process, the processes you need to adopt and how to sell this change to the senior management team. This comprehensive whitepaper comes with electronic templates to assist you with implementation.
Quick Annual Reporting: Auditors sign off within 15 working days post year-end whitepaper and electronic templates
Save time cost and heartache using this simple guide. This paper covers organizing the audit interface, best practice year-end processes, speeding up data capture from reporting entities, and how to clean up the month-end processes to achieve this goal. This comprehensive whitepaper comes with electronic templates to assist you with implementation. Price in New Zealand Dollars.