The Wrong Way to Plan a KPI Project

September 13, 2016 by Stacey Barr | Leave a Comment

The project team gets together and sets the scope of their KPI project. They outline the steps that need to be followed. They specify how much time to allow for each step. They define the report to be delivered at the end of the project. Then they call for quotes from KPI consultants. And even though this hasn't worked in the past, they wonder why it doesn't work again.



Whether you're an executive looking for the right person to lead your corporate performance measure implementation, or you're a strategy or performance professional wanting to position yourself as a performance measurement expert, you need to understand what mastery in the field of performance measurement looks like. You need to be able to recognise someone who possesses this mastery.



2 Stars -- It's not even half of the potential of the CPO The true potential of the Chief Performance Officer role is to be the leader of an organisation's or company's performance culture. In other words, the CPO leads people from top to bottom in the organisation to adopt evidence-based decision making, to measure what matters, and to use measures to guide the improvement ...

Filed Under: Performance Office


5 Stars -- Get good, sound ideas, fast.

Bob's "Measuring Performance" book is small, concise and offers good, sound ideas and principles for measuring performance. No, it doesn't offer step by step instructions or templates or examples, it's not that kind of book. It's the kind of book I'd give to someone just exploring performance measurement, or just doing their first review of thei...


Upcoming KPI Training


Our next PuMP Performance Measure Blueprint Workshops include:

>> London, UK, 5-6 Dec 2018

>> Ottawa, Canada, 26-27 Feb 2019

>> Brisbane, Australia, 13-15 Mar 2019

>> Melbourne, Australia, 15-17 May 2019

Register for the next PuMP Blueprint Workshop near you

Stacey's Books


Prove It! How to Create a High-Performance Culture and Measurable Success, book by Stacey Barr

Order Prove It! here.

Practical Performance Measurement: Using the PuMP Blueprint For Fast, Easy, And Engaging KPIs, book by Stacey Barr

Order Practical Performance Measurement here.

Reprinting Articles


You are welcome to use articles from the Measure Up blog, with these requirements

Connect with Stacey


Haven’t found what you’re looking for? Want more information? Fill out the form below and I’ll get in touch with you as soon as possible.



*We respect your email privacy.
Level 54, 111 Eagle Street
Brisbane, Qld, 4000
Australia
Stacey Barr Pty Ltd
ACN: 129953635
Director: Stacey Barr