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Budgeting Basics

Session Format:

One 4-hour session


This workshop will give participants practical information on the budgeting process. Learning how and why businesses budget can help employees, to a degree, understand why businesses operate the way they do.


The participant will learn to: (1) understand the reasons for budgeting, (2) identify different types of budgets and their implications, (3) understand the planning and research involved in creating a budget (4) create a budget, (5) negotiate and sell the budget to management, and (6) manage a budget once it is established.

Content Outline

  • Budgeting facts and basics
  • Different approaches to budgeting
  • How to begin
  • Negotiating for Results

Who Should Attend

This seminar is intended for all employees who work with the budgets or need to understand the budgeting process.

 Last Modified 7/22/13