4. Limit the Time Invested in Board Reporting

  1. Parmenter David

Published Online: 4 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118269152.ch4

Winning CFOs: Implementing and Applying Better Practices

Winning CFOs: Implementing and Applying Better Practices

How to Cite

David, P. (2011) Limit the Time Invested in Board Reporting, in Winning CFOs: Implementing and Applying Better Practices, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118269152.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 21 MAR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470767504

Online ISBN: 9781118269152

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Keywords:

  • board reporting;
  • senior management team;
  • result indicators;
  • board meeting;
  • executive information system

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Selling Change to the Board

  • Costing the Preparation of Board Papers

  • Scoping of the Information Requests

  • Avoiding Rewrites of Board Reports

  • Tabling Board Papers Electronically

  • More Timely Board Meetings

  • Board Meeting Less Frequently than Once a Month

  • Continually Purging the Board Papers

  • Timeliness of Board Meetings

  • Reporting Key Result Indicators in a Dashboard to the Board

  • Examples of Key Result Indicators for a Board Dashboard