Identifying Financial and Services Strategies for the Future - September 26, 2013

Group Internet-based course
Prerequisites: None
Course level: Intermediate
CPE credits: 2

Time: 2:00 – 4:00 pm (Eastern)


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Who Will Benefit
The seminar is designed for state and local government finance directors, budget directors, budget staff, and chief executive/administrative officers and other finance officers responsible for long-range planning.


Program Overview
An integral part of a long-term financial plan is to have strategies that promote structural balance over a multi-year period. Developing strategies, however, is not easy. You need participation from a wide variety of stakeholders to generate buy-in. You also need a process to generate good ideas for strategies. This training will present methods for
developing high quality strategies and for constructively engaging government staff and the public in the process.


Seminar Objectives

  • The three essential ingredients to a good strategy
  • Methods for engaging stakeholders in the strategy development process
  • How to develop a good strategy


Registration Fees
GFOA member:  $85     Nonmember:  $160