Dr. Olaf Mäder

Controlling - A Critical Success Factor in a Globalised World

  • MOOC
  • English
  • Economics

About this course

Course Summary

Due to a fast changing environment, higher insecurity and higher competition increases the pressure on companies. Further is the quality of the information baseline for managers and executives shrinking. Based on that initial situation the course outlines and structures the basic challenges and assumptions for companies in the field of Controlling. Further will the current status of Controlling be outlined and analyzed. Based on that fundament the Objectification orientated Controlling approach is deduced.

Learning Objectives

The students will learn in the course the basic building blocks and the elements of a Controlling system in common as well as the Objectification orientated Controlling approach in particular. With this knowledge the participants will understand the need of objectified information sizes for a proper decision making as a baseline for successful managing a company.

Prior Knowledge

No prior knowledge necessary.

Course Schedule

Chapter 1: Basic Assumptions

Chapter 2: Value Orientation

Chapter 3: Objectification

Chapter 4: Controlling Status Analysis

Chapter 5: Controlling Approach: Part 1

Chapter 6: Controlling Approach: Part 2