Corporate Budget Analysis Best Practices


Overview
Budget analysis is the procedure for assessing your corporate budget to see if it is working. It is also a valuable tool to confirm if you are reaching your corporate strategic goals. It is the cornerstone of financial management. Even if your goals change, strong budget analysis skills allow you to quickly realign your priorities with your spending.

Attend this budget analysis best practices session and learn valuable skills that you can apply right away!

Objectives
This session will teach you how to look for signs of problem areas that can quickly get out of control if they don't get immediate attention

Emphasis

  • Simplifying the key steps of the corporate budget analysis process
  • Spotting budget "leaks" and what to do about them
  • Knowing the right questions to ask to confirm your analysis
  • The latest tools available for fast and easy budget analysis
  • The secrets to making budget analysis collaborative process
  • Dealing with spending that does not fit into a current budget category
  • Using budget analysis to align day-to-day operating tasks with strategic planning
  • Adjusting the budget analysis process to changing corporate goals
  • Other budget analysis best practices



Prerequisite
None

Preparation
No advance preparation required

Level of Knowledge
Update

CPE Credit
2 Hours

Delivery Method  
Group Internet Based

NASBA Field of Study
Accounting