How to Present Strategic Planning & Long-Range Financial Planning Information in the Operating Budget Document - February 20, 2013

Group Internet-based course
Prerequisites: None
Course Level: Intermediate/Advanced
CPE Credits: 1
Time: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. (ET)      

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Who will benefit?
Individuals responsible for preparing the operating budget document.

Once a government has adopted a strategic plan or multi-year financial plan, it needs to determine how best to incorporate relevant information into its operating budget document. This live, interactive Internet training session combines lecture and examples to explore practical ways to achieve this objective. Specific topics to be covered include:
  • Long-range financial and strategic plan development;
  • Long-range financial and strategic plan process;
  • Long-range financial and strategic plan purpose;
  • Relationship between long-range financial and strategic plan;
  • Uses of scenarios;
  • How far out into the future should the plans go;
  • Monitoring; and
  • Conciseness

John Fishbein, Senior Manager, Technical Services Center, Government Finance Officers Association, Chicago, Illinois

Recommended Reading
  • Preparing High Quality Budget Documents

Registration Fees
Active/Associate GFOA member - $35    Nonmember - $50


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