Profiles in Performance

Business Intelligence Journeys and the Roadmap for Change
Author(s): Howard Dresner
Original Publish Date: Oct 09, 2009
Product Number: EB00061371
Released: Aug 19, 2013
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780470570111
Publisher: Wiley
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Too many organizations invest in performance management and business intelligence projects, without first establishing the needed conditions to ensure success. But the organizations that lay the groundwork for effective change first reap the benefits. In Profiles in Performance: Business Intelligence Journeys and the Road Map for Change, Howard Dresner (author of The Performance Management Revolution) worked with several extraordinary organizations to understand their thriving "performance-directed culture." In doing so, he developed a unique maturity model-which served as both a filter to select candidates and as a lens to examine accomplishments. -Interviews with people from all sides of the organization: business users, finance, senior management and the IT department -Provides a complete picture of their progress from inception to current state The models, analyses and real world accounts from these cases will be an invaluable resource to any organization hoping to improve or initiate their own performance-directed culture.