Performance Management

Comprehensive list of all syllabus and study guide topics and posts relating to the ACCA Performance Management examination.

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I Failed My ACCA Exam Twice

Yes. It’s official. I failed my ACCA Exam twice. I did not pass the ACCA F5 exam on my second try. I’m no stranger to failing exams, so I was expecting the wide ranging amount of emotions that came with the email on that fateful Sunday night. I was sad that I was unable to […]

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D7: Performance Measurement and Control | External Considerations and Behavioural Aspects (ACCA F5)

External Considerations and Behavioural Aspects explains the need to allow for external considerations in performance management; suggests ways in which external considerations could be allowed for in performance; interprets performance in the light of external considerations; and identifies and explains the behavior aspects of performance management. External Considerations and Behavioural Aspects a) Explain the need […]

D6- Performance Analysis in Not For Profit Organisations and the Public Sector
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D6: Performance Measurement and Control | Performance Analysis in Not For Profit Organisations and the Public Sector (ACCA F5)

Performance Analysis in Not For Profit Organisations and the Public Sector examines the problems of having non-quantifiable objectives in performance management; explains how performance could be measured in this sector; identifies the problems of having multiple objectives in this sector and outlines Value for Money (VFM) as a public sector objective. Performance Analysis in Not […]

D5- Divisional Performance and Transfer Pricing
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D5: Performance Measurement and Control | Divisional Performance and Transfer Pricing (ACCA F5)

Divisional Performance and Transfer Pricing explains the basis for setting a transfer price; explains how transfer prices can distort performance assessments; explains Return on Investment (ROI) and Residual Income (RI); and explains how to compare divisional performance. Divisional Performance and Transfer Pricing Note: Transfer pricing is  when you charge other departments/ divisions in the organisation for […]

D4- Performance Analysis in Private Sector Organisations
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D4: Performance Measurement and Control | Performance Analysis in Private Sector Organisations (ACCA F5)

Performance Analysis in Private Sector Organisations describes financial performance indicators; describes non-financial performance indicators; analyses past performance; explains the causes and problems created by short-termism and financial manipulation of results; explains the Balanced Scorecard and the Building Block Model and discusses the difficulties of target setting in qualitative areas. Performance Analysis in Private Sector Organisations Performance […]