Niwot Ridge Resources
A Source of Information for Mission Critical Systems, Management Processes, and Strategies
Balanced Score Card
Balanced Scorecard is a method of defining elements of strategy. This links include products, people, and white papers. The critical concept is recognizing that strategy is different than operational effectiveness. this concept is sometimes difficult to explain, but even more difficult to put in place.
A closely related domain to Balanced Scorecard is Portfolio Management
Dialog Software is an inexpensive product for managing Balanced Scorecards
QPR is a product suite for managing Balanced Scorecards
ActiveStrategy is a provider of BSC applications
Ergometrics is a dashboard centric BSC application based in New Zealand
PBViews is a provider of performance measurement and management systems.
Balanced Scorecard Articles
"The Challenge of Implementing BSC in Asia and India," a Cedar Plc white paper
"How to Use the Balanced Scorecard," CIO, May 15, 2002
"Qualitative Methods," CIO July 15, 2002
"A Buyers Guide to IT Value Methodologies," CIO July 15, 2002
"Seven Tips for Developing Value Metrics," CIO May 15, 2002
"The Development of Balanced Scorecard as a Strategic Management Tool," I. M. Cobbold and G. J. G. Lawrie, 2GC Active Management, Maidenhead, UK.
Building Performance Measurement Systems with the Balanced Scorecard Approach. This and many other BSC papers can be found at the Nomura Institute
Balanced Scorecard and Strategy
Strategy, A Functionalist Activity as Viewed from an Interpretivist Perspective, Angelique du Toit.
Sensemaking in Strategy Implementation, Saku Mantere
Conflict, team Learning, and Sense Making, Alfonso Sauquet, ESADE