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MBAexpress: Best Practices for Better Budgeting and Planning Logo aicpa

  Jennifer Howard Elder, CPA, MS, CMA, CIA, CFF, ... |   $35.00 - 45.00 |   CPE: 1.0 |   Business Learning Institute |   04 Aug 2016 |   Business Management and Organization |   AICPA Store

In today's dynamic world, performance is a key objective. This course can help you turn forecasting and budgeting into a positive planning process that helps your organization achieve its strategic goals.

Learning Objectives

This course will prepare you to:

  • Recognize key differences between planning and budgeting
  • Identify best practices to use in your planning process
  • Define key elements of rolling forecasts

Key Topics

  • Budgeting Best Practices
  • SWOT Analysis
  • The 80/20 rule
  • Common budget problems
  • Rolling forecasts
  • Spontaneous assets and liabilities
  • The effects of bad data
  • Contingency opportunities

Topics covered:
  • Management accounting: Technical: Business planning: Planning, forecasting & budgeting, Foundational
Key Topics
  • Budgeting Best Practices
  • SWOT Analysis
  • The 80/20 rule
  • Common budget problems
  • Rolling forecasts
  • Spontaneous assets and liabilities
  • The effects of bad data
  • Contingency opportunities
Learning Objectives

This course will prepare you to:

  • Recognize key differences between planning and budgeting
  • Identify best practices to use in your planning process
  • Define key elements of rolling forecasts

In today's dynamic world, performance is a key objective. This course can help you turn forecasting and budgeting into a positive planning process that helps your organization achieve its strategic goals.

This course has been developed by the Business Learning Institute. The Business Learning Institute, Inc. is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, 150 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 700, Nashville, TN, 37219-2417. Web site: www.nasba.org.

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