Evaluating Business Plans

Planning, forecasting & budgeting


Evaluating Business Plans

Instructor: David Halford

  • Format

    Course - Online

  • Level


  • Duration

    1h 15m

This course covers evaluation of business plans providing tools and techniques to support analysis.

Learning outcomes

  • Assess the overall credibility of a business case
  • Evaluate business strategies
  • Understand how financial forecasts can be assessed
  • Understand the importance of risk assessment

£49.00 (CIMA members only)


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Product information


This course covers business planning in terms of what it comprises and how we might use tools and techniques to support strategic analysis. These tools include Porters value chain, Porter’s generic strategy classification and five force model along with the Ansoff matric and the Lynch expansion matrix. It also introduces risk management tools including the COSO framework, the TARA matrix and breakeven analysis.

Professional development

All learning resources available in the CGMA Store qualify for CPD for CIMA members.

Programme level:Basic
Duration:1h 15m
Format:Course - Online
Access:This is a digital product. You will have access to the content for a year after purchase date.

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  • David Halford

    Dave Halford qualified with Deloitte in Bristol in 2001. A love of education and personal interaction led him to join the firm that trained him, BPP in Bristol, the following year. Over the last 16 years Dave has worked in a variety of teaching, management and writing roles within BPP, as well as completing a Law Degree via BPP’s Law School.


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