is tailored for aspiring Senior Management and Directors and promises to be one
of the key events in the West Midlands business community calendar.
evening starts at 6.30pm with a drinks reception followed by our keynote
speaker Colonel Tim Collins OBE, a former officer in the British Army.
Tim is a
naturally inspiring speaker and such was the notoriety of this particular
address it is believed that a copy of the speech hung in the Oval Office of the
White House. From the moment Tim Collins' speech to his men in Iraq was made
public, Collins became a hero and an inspiration to world leaders and
an opportunity to ask questions, enjoy a hot buffet and network with your
fellow CIMA senior members and CIMA Committee members.
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Tim Collins OBE is a former officer in the British Army. He is best known for
his role in the Iraq war and his rousing eve-of-battle speech in March 2003:
“If you are ferocious in battle, remember to be magnanimous in victory".
the notoriety of this particular address it is believed that a copy of the
speech hung in the Oval Office of the White House. From the moment Tim Collins'
speech to his men in Iraq was made public, Collins became a hero and an
inspiration to world leaders and infantrymen alike.
Tim is a
naturally inspiring speaker, combining extensive experience of active service
with broad knowledge of military and political history.
authority on teamwork, leadership and motivation, his speeches show a clear
parallel between military problem solving and the challenges faced by leaders
in any walk of life.
philosophy can be summed up in a handful of rules: -
what your objectives are and have a plan
the right team
sure everyone has a role and that it has been communicated clearly to them
your responsibilities as leader but learn to trust your team.
Some past testimonials from those that have
heard Tim speak include:
funny and above all practical about what gets people committed'
he was fantastic; if we were a little younger some of us might be interested in
joining the Royal Irish'
‘Our senior management have
been cascading the messages down and I have heard several of them give direct
quotes from Colonel Collins' presentation’
Island Hotel, Watling Street (A5), Hinckley, Leicestershire LE10 3JA
and save £15
place before 31 March 2015, the cost is £60 members and students, and £70
guests. Bookings from 1 April will be charged at £75.00 for CIMA members and
students, and £85.00 for guests.
ensure your provide your MyCIMA login details at the top of the booking page
for the discount to be applied.
includes buffet lunch, refreshments throughout the day, and a conference pack
with your copy of the CIMA report, Essential tools for management accountants.
costing in the public sector
his paper which was chosen by the Scientific Review Panel as highly commended
at the World Congress of Accountants in Rome, Dr Macnab will provide an
overview on developing a practical means of achieving outcome budgeting in
public sector bodies to develop:
practical means of achieving outcome budgeting.
methodology to link costs (actual and budgeted) to outcomes.
experiences and to collaborate in meeting challenges.
session will also discuss techniques to evaluate cost effectiveness and value
for money from outcomes using the information extracted from the costing model.
are so vital to good performance in business.
establish the right ones.
make them a positive motivating force for people.
meaning of governance and the main business issues.
and the board.
examples of what works well and what needs attention.
good risk management good?
establish an enterprise risk management framework?
for effective risk management? – the differentiator.
can establish an effective enterprise risk management framework?
session will explore a number of challenges that all organisations face in
creating and sustaining an effective enterprise risk management framework and
how these can be practically addressed and integrated into everyday business.
will be our master of ceremonies and will talk about adding an additional tool
to an accountant’s kit - reputation. He will enthuse and demonstrate the
importance of learning to 'promote your brilliance'.