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The IGC dictionary is available in its 4th edition. It serves practitioners (controllers and managers) and students as reference book for the most important technical terms. It is written bilingual: German/English as well as English/German and has a bilingual index as the reference page numbers are not always the same in German and in English.

The Dictionary for Controllers (editor: International Group of Controlling) is published by Schäffer-Poeschel Verlag, Stuttgart , Germany . ISBN:978-3-7910-2911-5. Selling price: EUR 29.95 (plus postage)

The dictionary for controllers is also available in the following languages:

Polish, Russian, Slowenian, Hungarian, Czech, Croatian.

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The International Group of Controlling (IGC) has analysed the consequences of IFRS-regulations for controllership. The research group was staffed with top-class practitioners and scientists. The results were published by Haufe-Verlag, Freiburg, ISBN 3-448-07539-6. Selling price: EUR 24.80 (plus postage)

The book is a basis for future controller training and for the formulation of job profiles for controllers. It also gives an orientation for the cooperation of controllers with financial accounting.

Currently, this book is only available in German.

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The IGC working group Controlling Process Model has developed a process model as a guideline for describing, designing and analysing controlling processes. The results were published by Haufe-Verlag, Freiburg, ISBN 978-3-648-03265-7. Selling price: EUR 24.80 (plus postage)

The controlling process model is based on a hierarchical prozess model, as well as on the quality standards defined by IGC and ICV. There are ten main controlling processes, which are described concisely and illustrated graphically in this brochure. For each individual process, templates have been developed to document the objectives, content and process interfaces for each process.

Currently, this book is available in English, German and Croatian

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A Guideline for Measuring Performance in Controlling Processes

IGC's "Controlling Process KPIs" working group, comprising representatives
from industry, education and consulting and headed by Mirko
Waniczek, Senior Manager and Practice Lead Controlling & Finance at
Contrast Management-Consulting, developed process KPIs for the
comprehensive performance measurement in the dimensions of time,
quality and costs for the ten main processes of IGC's controlling process
model.Process KPIs suitable in practice for measuring performance
are explained and summarised in the form of process scorecards.

The results were published by Haufe-Verlag, Freiburg, ISBN 978-3-648-03541-2. Selling price: EUR 24.80 (plus postage)

Currently, this book is available in English and German

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In recent years numerous non-profit organizations (NPOs) have made considerable improvements in the planning and control of their organizations. Operational management has evolved significantly with respect to instruments used and management effectiveness. Today, management is considered more generally as target-oriented decision-making beyond making profits. Thus, the contradiction between NPOs and management no longer exists. The IGC work group headed by Professor Bernd Halfar provides in this publication a guideline to impact-oriented and results-based controlling in NPOs. Objective setting, making objectives measureable and clear, and strategic decision making as a starting point for any controller in NPOs is the focus of the publication. Through consistent objectives controllers are able to measure and control the effects of management decisions. For this purpose a new and unique "spider model" was developed. The model is intended to make the complexity of goal setting, planning and control with regard to the variety of stakeholders in NPOs clearer in order to deal with this complexity even more successfully in everyday practice.

The book Results-based NPO-Controlling (Editor: International Group of Controlling) is published by Haufe Verlag, Freiburg only in German. ISBN: 978-3-648-00582-8. Retail price: 24,80 EUR (excl. Shipping costs)

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Leitfaden für die moderne Controller-Entwicklung mit Muster-Kompetenzprofilen.

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