Tired of round after round of budget cuts, and sacrificing necessary improvements because they can't be tied directly to profit and loss? A successful IT budget means getting the technology investment needed to drive business growth and improve performance. Not just for projects, but for the IT operations budget too. Join David Cannon – ITIL v3 Author, ITIL 4 Lead Editor and 30-year industry veteran – to explore some quick, effective and practical ways to set yourself up for success this financial planning season, by focusing your organization on IT’s true business value. Photo by Stem List on Unsplash "Great! [...]
The main principle behind adopting a Shared Services approach is to reduce costs across the business, thanks to the economies of scale that come along with the centralisation of services.
We know that costs must be linked to how business goals are achieved, especially profitability. But the IT budget isn’t usually designed to show this. So how do IT leaders get the point across?