2017 Beyond Budgeting ConferenceHighlights from the conference on 6th February 2017 and Workshops 7th February.
At Beyond Budgeting 2017, the third conference run in partnership between Happy and the Beyond Budgeting Institute, we welcomed six speaks from a variety of commercial backgrounds. Anders Oleson, Director at Beyond Budgeting Institute, discussed the benefits of dynamic budgets and flexible hierarchy. Next up was Henry Stewart, CEO of Happy, who presented a discussion focusing on the importance of delegation and allowing staff to take ownership of their own job roles.
Speakers also include Mira Gvozdenovic, formerly of Coloplast, on Beyond Budgeting; Paul Gapper of Happy, on mindfullness; Chris Hannay and Kevin McCoy of Next Jump, on changing a workplace into a great place to work; Bjarte Bogsnes of Statoil, on transcending targets, and John Seddon of Vanguard Consulting on efficient, considerate ways to lower costs.
Through this page you can find clips from the speakers at the conference.
Anders Olesen is the Director of the Beyond Budgeting Institute, and in this full-length video, he talks about the 12 Beyond Budgeting principles and the benefits scrapping the annual budget has to your organisation. Short on time? We also have uploaded a...read more
For every 96 deaths in a happy and engaged hospital, 103 people die in a hospital where staff are disengaged and unhappy. Learn more in this short video.read more
In this 2-minute video, Mira Gvozdenovic (formerly of Coloplast) explains the issues with the traditional yearly budgeting model – and why Coloplast changed to a high-level rolling forecast instead.read more
In this two-minute video, John Seddon (Managing Director Vanguard Consulting) explains about failure demand – and why managers shouldn’t focus on managing costs.read more
In this two-minute video, Kevin McCoy (Co-Founder at Next Jump) talks about some of the issues that come up when trying to push as much decision-making capability down to the lowest level of your organisation as possible.read more
In this two minute video, Bjarte Bogsnes (Chairman at the Beyond Budgeting Institute) talks about evergreen targets at Statoil, and why you should deploy them in your own business.read more
In this two minute video, Anders Olesen (Director of the Beyond Budgeting Institute) talks about the paradox between management innovation and technological innovation. "There is a very interesting paradox about innovation,...read more
On 6th February, Happy and the Beyond Budgeting Institute co-hosted the 2017 Beyond Budgeting Conference. Here we have a summary of each talk, plus speaker PowerPoint presentations.read more