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Description

In a survey of businesses that used KPIs, 68% of respondents noticed a positive impact on their business development after implementing a KPI Framework. Further, 43% of respondents noted improvement, defined as being able to 'objectively evaluate the level of results achievement. *

A KPI dashboard cuts through the clutter of numbers so a company can monitor the most important measures of its success. Business leaders can quickly see if they need to make changes or celebrate successes. Each KPI helps assess whether the business is achieving its business strategy.

KPIs improve a company’s performance by increasing:
• Focus
• Clarity
• Alignment
• Speed of Feedback
• Communication
• Motivation
• Performance

This course covers:
• The benefits and roles of KPIs
• How to pick a set of metrics
• Setting targets
• The components of a KPI dashboard
• Pros and cons of using spreadsheets, data visualization software, or dashboard software
• Sample dashboards and metric displays
• The process of implementing KPIs
• Tips for managing with KPIs
• Pros and cons of using KPIs to set compensation

The instructor has developed KPIs and KPI dashboards for small entrepreneurs to a $2 billion company.

* From The State of Performance Improvement and Key Performance Indicator Practice Report by The KPI Institute

Field of Study: Finance

What you will learn?
Discover the benefits of KPIs and KPI dashboards
Explore software options for building KPI dashboards
Discover the characteristics of effective KPIs
Explore the steps in implementing KPIs
Skills Covered
DASHBOARDSBUSINESS FUNDAMENTALSBUSINESS MANAGEMENTMANAGEMENT REPORTINGKEY PERFORMANCE INDICATORS
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2.5 hours
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  • No advance preparation is required.
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US$70

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Section 1. The Basics and Benefits of KPIs-Part1
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Introduction

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The Basics and Benefits of KPIs

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The Role of KPIs
Section 2. Building Metrics-Part1
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Critical Success Factors

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Types of Metrics

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Measuring Metrics

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Picking a Set of Metrics

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Setting Targets

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Periodic Targets

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Should You Set Stretch Targets?

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Review Quiz #1
Section 3. KPI Dashboards-Part1
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Purposes of a Dashboard

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Dashboard Components

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Communicating with Symbols

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KPI Dashboard Software and Samples
Section 4. Implementing KPIs-Part1
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Picking Metrics

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Set Targets

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Who Should See Dashboards and Metrics?

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Rolling Out the KPI Dashboard

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Ongoing Monitoring and Management

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KPIs and Compensation
Section 5. Key Takeaways-Part1
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Key Takeaways

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Review Quiz #2
Section 6. Key Takeaways-Part2
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Rob Stephens is the Founder of CFO Perspective, where he provides finance and strategy resources for small businesses. He has been quoted in Forbes, U.S. News and World Report, Business Insider, Business News Daily, and many other news sources. Rob has a 20-year career that includes serving as CFO for two banks and a health clinic system. He was also Director of Operations at...

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Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and KPI Dashboards
In this course you will learn how to measure and manage a company's performance with KPIs and KPI dashboards.
Format: Online
Level: Beginner
Certificate: Available
Duration: 2.5 hours
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