Innovation Exchange

Budgeting for Impact

Our members tell us that the biggest challenge for transforming council performance is aligning financial imperatives with strategic goals and frontline impact. Methods such as outcomes-based budgeting and other approaches have proved a popular way of achieving this alignment. When they work, they have proven transformative to both impact and finances but implementation is rarely straightforward and occasionally damaging if it fails. Find out at this session how to budget for impact and how to avoid the many pitfalls.