Guide to Budgeting for Outcomes

Training Type: 
Live Training
Course Status: 
Repeat Offering
Date and Time: 
Jan 12 2015 - 9:00am to 5:00pm  PST
Jan 13 2015 - 9:00am to 5:00pm  PST

Newport Beach, CA (Hyatt Regency Newport Beach)

1107 Jamboree Road
Newport Beach, CA 92660
United States
+1 (949) 729-6115
Guests are able to reserve a room two ways: 1. By Phone: Call our central reservation line at (888)421-1442 and referencing the Government Finance Officers Assn room block 2. Online:
Field of Study: 
Management Advisory Services
CPE Credits: 
Member Price: 
Non-Member Price: 
Chief of Staff, Mayor's Office
City of Lincoln, NE
Budget Operations Manager
Park City Municipal Corporation
Who Will Benefit: 

This course is designed for budget managers, analysts, and other finance staff members who are responsible for managing their organization’s budget process and others looking to participate in a budgeting for outcomes process. Attendees will receive practical tips from experts who have successfully implemented budgeting for outcomes.

Program Description: 

This course will provide practical advice for overcoming common challenges in implementing budgeting for outcomes. From structuring the process, to selecting staff for results teams, to having departments submit quality offers/proposals, to working with elected officials and the public instructors will share their success stories, strategies, and secrets for succeeding at implementing BFO.

Specific topics that will be covered include:

  • How to incorporate public participation
  • How to involve key stakeholders in the process
  • How to work with departments to get good offers aligned with the public’s priorities
  • How to incorporate performance measures into BFO
  • How to present the budget
    How to customize the BFO process to fit your organization’s culture and resources


Seminar Objectives: 
  • Understand each step in successfully implementing budgeting for outcomes
  • Learn how to build effective results teams
  • Take away strategies for overcoming challenges in implementing BFO
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