This measure calculates the number of calendar days (including weekends) it takes to prepare the financial forecast. A financial forecast identifies internal and external trends, and anticipates the future financial status of the organization. This measure is part of a set of Cycle Time measures that help companies analyze the duration of the process "perform planning/budgeting/forecasting" from beginning to end.
Cycle time in days to prepare the financial forecast
Cycle time is the total time from the beginning of the process to the end. This includes both time spent actually performing the process and time spent waiting to move forward.