Innovar Ltd Newsletter    

News update on financial planning for business


April 2016
Hi ,

Welcome to our April newsletter. We hope you enjoyed the Easter break. Here at Innovar we have been putting together an Anaplan seminar and adding a new product to our portfolio.

The seminar is  "Unstoppable Planning with Anaplan" on 21st April at Hotel Football in Manchester (right next door to Manchester United's Old Trafford Stadium) and I nnovar and Anaplan invite you to join us, for this half day seminar. Come along to hear how UK industry leaders Rentokil and Curver transformed their budgeting and forecasting process, using Anaplan Cloud Planning. To find out more and register please see the article below.

Innovar are also delighted to announce the addition of Performance Canvas Financials to its portfolio. Performance Canvas is the powerful yet affordable planning solution that has a large appreciative user base on the continent but has not been available in the UK before now. See our article below to find out how Performance Canvas Financials can benefit you.

We also have an article on "the Art of Communication", which gives useful hints and tips on communicating your budgets and forecasts.
We hope you find this useful and would welcome any feedback you may have. If you enjoyed reading this then please feel free to share this with your colleagues 
Innovar is the expert planning company. We offer Performance Canvas,  IBM Cognos Planning and TM1 , and  Anaplan software and implementation services. We provide specialist budgeting and forecasting training and consultancy services and we help solve spreadsheet issues.
In this issue

"Unstoppable Planning with Anaplan" seminar on 21st April

You are invited to attend this seminar to learn from Innovar customers and  Anaplan and Innovar experts, how Anaplan can remove error prone spread sheets from your company,  automate rolling forecast, react instantly to changes in your business environment and give you a complete, transparent view of your business' planning.

The seminar is at Hotel Football in Manchester, the brain child of Gary Neville, Ryan Giggs and the ManU class of '92 and offers a unique and interesting location for this event.

To find out more and register:

Innovar Launch Performance Canvas in the UK

Innovar are pleased to be able to introduce Performance Canvas Financials to the United Kingdom.

In summary the top 5 most useful features of Performance Canvas are:
  • Pre-defined Workflow - so you can see who has completed what
  • Easy Role-based Menu - who does what
  • Create Custom Spread - spreading annual costs over a year
  • Support for Multiple workbooks - so you can juggle lots of forecasts/budgets
  • Security at budget level and simple user management - no more protecting spreadsheets!

To find out more take a look here or contact us

The Art of Communication

Tim Peake is probably not a name you would've heard of a few months ago but now as a British astronaut he is a household name. So I was interested to read the BBC article "Tim Peake: How a British space hero was made." It gives a few insights into how Tim became an astronaut and how he has become so popular.

Read Full Article Here 
And Finally

"Plans are only good intentions unless they immediately degenerate into hard work."

Peter Drucker
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