08 June, 2021 + 2 more
9:30 am - 4:30 pm BST
We have all encountered unexpected change over the last twelve months. It is essential to understand the ways in which change can be managed effectively on a personal and professional level.
The first half of the day will equip you with the tools and techniques to manage change effectively. The second half of the day will focus on the role of the Finance Business Partner today, how to add value as a FBP and the challenges faced in this role .
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09.15 - Registration
09.30 - Welcome - Abid Sheikh, Scotland Area Chair and Mervin Nkole, South East England Area Chair
09.45 - 10.45 - Keynote - Communicating the urgent case for change to drive transformation - Dougie Graham, Programme Director – Maker of Change, Change Consulting Scotland Ltd
Dougie highlights the importance of fully engaging all stakeholders to feel enthused, passionate and engaged with the process of Change. Using examples of successful and rapid change, Dougie will show you how the emotional journey of change informs the application of change methodologies to make change happen. Analysis of the recent and topical Urgent Case for change – COVID 19 - will highlight the effectiveness of Change Management approaches globally.
10.45 - 11.30 - Managing and Influencing Change, Part 1 - Nikki Wild, Finance Training Academy Ltd
The pace of change has been particularly unprecedented during the recent global coronavirus pandemic. Discover how to better manage these changes yourself & support others who may be struggling.
In these 2 sessions, Nikki will cover:
• Examine the difference between commercial and cultural aspects of influencing change
• Investigate what makes people react the way they do – and how to support them & yourself through this change (using Kubler Ross Change Curve)
• Recognise the unconscious barriers that inhibit change
• Understand what determines cooperation from those involved
• How neurological levels can support movement along the Change Curve
11.30 - 11.45 - Comfort break
11.45 - 12.30 - Managing and Influencing Change, Part 2 - Nikki Wild, Finance Training Academy Ltd
12.30 - 13.30 - Lunch break and networking
13.30 - 14.30 - Keynote - The Role of the Finance Business Partner Today - Sean Purcell, Wise Up Now
• Understand what a true Finance Business Partner is
• Evaluate how the role has evolved over the last decade
• Identify key traits possessed by best finance business partners
• What could finance business partners do better in lockdown and beyond.
14.30 - 15.15 - Adding Value as a FBP using the FBP Formula - Andi Lonnen, Finance Training Academy Ltd
Using the FTA’s unique FBP Formula™, this masterclass will explore how you can add greater value in your role with highly practical tips, tools & techniques that you can implement in the workplace immediately & be buzzing to do so!
15.15 - 15.30 - Comfort break
15.30 - 16.15 - Addressing Common Challenges Faced by FBPs - Andi Lonnen, Finance Training Academy Ltd
The 3 most common challenges we hear from FBPs around the world are:
• Time to implement the FBP role
• Confidence – lacking confidence to implement the FBP role
• Others not accepting you or wanting to work with you
We address each of these common challenges in turn & give you some highly practical hints, tips & techniques that you can implement in the workplace with immediate effect.
16.15 - 16.30 - Closing remarks - Abid Sheikh, Scotland Area Chair and Mervin Nkole, South East England Area Chair
Pricing (incl. VAT)
Bookings will close at 23:59 on 06/06/2021
Early bird rates (CIMA members/students only):
Half day: £30
Full day: £60 (valid until 18/05/2021), discount will be applied at checkout
Half day (CIMA members/students): £40
Half day (Non-members): £50
Full day (CIMA members/students): £80
Full day (Non-members): £99
Speakers: Sean Purcell, ACMA, Dougie Graham , Andi Lonnen, Nikki Wild
Location: Live online
Location: Live online