Budgeting and Forecasting

Budgeting Best Practices: Communicating the Budget

e-Learning Course

August 30, 2021

1-3:45 p.m. ET

August 31, 2021

1-3:45 p.m. ET


  • Field of Study: Finance
  • Credits: 6.00
  • Prerequisite: General familiarity with government budget documents
Details:

Those who successfully complete this seminar should be able to:

  • Understand why clear communication is vital to the work of the local government finance professional
  • Identify the differences between internal and external communication and understand why both are important
  • Determine what information is most useful to include in your budget document and identify different ways to present that information
  • Develop a more critical eye as to what information is useful to the average reader and ways to present it
Field of Study: Finance
Credits: 6
Level: Intermediate
Prerequisite: General familiarity with government budget documents

Details:
August 30, 2021 - 1:00 pm to 3:45 pm EST
August 31, 2021 - 1:00 pm to 3:45 pm EST

 

Member Price: $210.00
Non-member Price: $420.00

Who Will Benefit: CFO/Finance Director, Budget Manager, Budget Analyst, Department Director

Learning Objectives:
  • Those who successfully complete this seminar should be able to:
  • Understand the fundamental concept of communicating well.
  • Understand what is external communication. The importance of doing it well and why it’s hard but vital to do.
  • Understand what is internal communication. The purpose and how it’s different than external, but just as important.
  • At a very basic level, understand what should a budget document include that provides helpful information while still being readable.
  • Develop a more critical eye as to what information is useful to the average reader and ways to present it.

  • Member Price: $210.00
  • Non-member Price: $420.00
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