Is your budgeting process not as useful as it should be?
Does your annual planning cycle take too much time and effort for too little return?
Are departmental managers not involved enough to assure their buy-in?
Are you forecasting too infrequently to truly reflect current conditions?
Do your budgets and forecasts lack the necessary detail to meet both corporate and business unit needs?
Is your planning system incapable of modeling risk-adjusted scenarios?
There is no reason to struggle with labor-intensive, error-prone, manual collection and consolidation of spreadsheets, multiple disparate budgeting systems used in different business units, or outdated planning solutions that require extensive administration and support. BPM solutions provide purpose built functionality to support the most complex planning requirements and incorporate the power of spreadsheets with robust process management and control capabilities. If you are looking to tie in strategic planning as well as increase the accuracy and/or frequency of your forecasts, there are numerous performance management solutions capable of providing a single system to meet your requirements.
BPM Partners has helped many companies document their key business issues, define technical requirements, evaluate technology options, and successfully deploy solutions from Oracle, SAP, IBM, Host Analytics, Longview, Adaptive Insights, Prophix, CCH Tagetik, Vena Solutions, Axiom Software and many other providers.