Tag Archives: PBC

Responding to a Performance Based Contract (PBC)

“See first, think later, then test. But always see first. Otherwise, you will only see what you were expecting. Most scientists forget that.” Douglas Adams One area not usually covered in the discussions of developing and operating better practice Performance … Continue reading

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How Many KPIs Should My Contract Have? – Part 2

In the previous article (see How Many KPIs Should My Contract Have? – Part 1) we examined the benefits and costs of using performance measures.  In this article we are going to examine how to balance the benefits versus the … Continue reading

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How Many KPIs Should My Contract Have? – Part 1

A colleague of mine sent me the following cartoon that made me laugh.  The very talented cartoonist Tom Fishburne sketches tongue-in-cheek how people tend to view key performance indicators (KPIs). As a Performance Based Contracting (PBC) practitioner I cannot remember … Continue reading

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Release of PBC Awareness Video

After a lengthy delay I am proud to announce that my first video on Performance Based Contracting (PBC) is now available free for your viewing pleasure; PBC Awareness.  The video provides viewers a 35 minute introduction to PBCs using a … Continue reading

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Guest Presentation on Managing a Performance Based Contract during Free Online Course from IACCM

While I usually don’t advertise on this Blog, the International Association of Contract and Commercial Management (IACCM) are once again offering a free Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on Contract Management: Build Relationships in Business.  This free online course is … Continue reading

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Introducing the Power By The Hour Approach

In designing a Performance Management Framework (PMF) for a new Performance Based Contract (PBC) the team asked about using a “Power by the Hour”™ approach and asked my opinion.  Given the general similarity between Power by the Hour and PBC … Continue reading

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Corporate Social Responsibilities (CSR) or 1 + 1 = 3

At the 2020 World Economic Forum held between 20-23 January 2020 in the mountain town of Davos, governments, organisations (both for profit and not-for-profit) and individuals discussed how they can better deliver the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).  Central … Continue reading

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Welcome to 2020!

For those interested in the topic of Performance Based Contracting (PBC) I wanted to provide my plans for the blog for 2020. Firstly and most excitingly, in early February 2020 I will be releasing my first “podcast”.  This is a … Continue reading

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Happy 2019 Holidays to all the Performance Based Contracting (PBC) Blog Readers

To all my readers, while I hope you’ve enjoyed the content over the past 12 months, I hope each of you have an opportunity to have a break and a bit of downtime over the next few weeks. At this … Continue reading

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Supply Chain Performance Measures

“There is an immeasurable distance between late and too late.” Og Mandino While driving to work the other day I listened to a discussion on the longest time listeners had waited for a parcel to arrive.  One caller said they … Continue reading

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