Although undertaking a Cost transparency project can be frightening for those un-accustomed to working and thinking in this way, in the current climate of transformation and efficiency it is too powerful of a tool to be shunned. We will share real life examples of the power of service cost transparency and how it was used […]
One of the foundational concepts of ITIL v4 is that value is co-created. The IT Business Office ( IT Finance and Partners) has a unique perspective and the ability to bring together data that can accelerate this discussion. We are exceptionally pleased to be able to sit down with David Cannon and talk about how […]
Understanding Basic IT Infrastructure and App Dev/Support jargon and functions has become a necessary skill for IT Finance Professionals. If you get lost of confused by IT Speak, this workshop is for you.
You have invested significant time and resources into building out a service costing process/model and it helps you run your financial accounting. Now it is time for the next step. This workshop will share use cases for “What If” modeling – from corporate strategy to M&A activities. We will include case studies of how other […]
Onsite Practitioner Workshop with workshops, sessions and social events for IT Finance professionals.
Moving from managing an IT checkbook to being positioned as active business partners takes on average 3-5 years of hard work, process and system updates and data management governance. When you know where the issues could potentially pop up, you can plan for them and keep your journey on track. When they pop up like […]
Modeling best practices for IT Finance/IT Business Management (tool agnostic) Presenters: David Braun, CRO Thavron Solutions Nan Braun, CEO Thavron Solutions. You might be building IT Finance models in excel, or using an off the shelf commercial tool. Either way, a growing part of the job for an IT Finance Analyst/IT Business Management Analyst involves […]
IT Basics for Financial Professionals (Beginner- Intermediate) Today’s IT Finance Manager/Analyst is required to understand Finance practices, operational IT data and data sources, as well as service portfolio management in order to help their organization thrive. They must have skills in modeling, data analytics, report design and creation, budgeting and planning, and strategic thinking. However, many […]
Right Tool. Right People. Right Process…. Are you Ready? Are you sure? How do you choose a Path Forward? An ITFM / TBM automation platform is an investment that can bring cultural and bottom-line impact to a company. Vendor options continue to change and grow ( did you know there are now over 5 players […]
IT and Business Alignment – (All Levels) Traveling the journey to a mature IT Finance or Business Management Office can sometimes be a rough ride. You can save costly rework, time, and headaches by pro-actively assessing your data, systems, people, and processes in ways that help align them with your goals. Building a good roadmap can […]