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Workshop at CFG's Annual Conference 2012

Workshop at CFG's Annual Conference 2012



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  • Prioritising & Managing Steve Mahon SCM Consultancy CFG Annual Conference 17th May 2012
  • What is a Virtuoso? An individual possessing outstanding technical ability
  • Any financial virtuosos ?22nd March 2012 –‘Talk out of tune with Virtuoso fiddling!
  • Now that’s what I call multi tasking!
  • The Gantt Chart –the key to goodplanning & organisation
  • The FinanceProfessional as astrategist• Objective• Clear vision• Advise• Decisive• Safety net
  • What else do youneed?Masai warrior saying –‘If you want to travel fast,then travel alone.If you want to travel far,Then travel with others.’
  • Too many responsibilities• Can lead to lack of focus• Increase stress• Can make you miss deadlines• Become forgetful• Ignore staff• Can damage your health!
  • Beware the danger of meetings!‘ The Roman Empire was not built by organising meetings, it was built by killing anyone who got in your way’Ken Bates – Chelsea FC Mission Statement
  • Risk – it’s down toyou!The Chinese symbol forRisk is a combination of :Danger or Crisis andOpportunity
  • The WorkshopExerciseThe Bluecoat ,Liverpool•Oldest Grade I Building in City•Just refurbished £15m•Houses 36 tenants in studios• 5 retail shops•Restaurant & Espresso• Gallery•Performance Space•Home to LAAF (another charity)•600,000 visitors p.a.•Part of Liverpool One•Neighbours incl BBC RadioMerseyside
  • Bluecoat Burning
  • Bluecoat Burning
  • Bluecoat Burning• What happens next?• You are first on the scene• Immediately• Tomorrow• Short Term• Long Term
  • Managing & Prioritising‘Management is doing things right, leadership is doing the right things.’Peter Drucker (1909-2005)‘A sense of humour is part of the art of leadership of getting along with people, of getting things done.’Dwight D Eisenhower (1890-1969)‘However beautiful the strategy, you should occasionally look at the results.’Sir Winston Churchill(1874-1965)
  • Managing & Prioritising‘ Every single day I wake up and commit myself to being a better player.’Mia Hamm – record goal scorer for USA male or female _ Global ambassador for FC Barcelona Thanks for listening ! www.stevemahon.org.uk