Week 6 Discussion
Aligning Strategy and Budget
In Chapter 9 of The CFO Guidebook,we are introduced to the tools of capital budgeting. Making specificreference to what you read in that chapter, respond to the followingquestions:
- Which metrics and methodologies are the most useful when evaluating a capital investment? Why?
- Howcan finance leaders be more effective partners to managers and businessleaders in developing capital budgets that align with the risktolerance and mission of the organization?
- What can be done to make sure everyone understands the connection between the strategy and the capital budget?