It's just that most cases don't go to trial, and budgeting
as if they will seems unnecessary.
It's a much different approach than that taken by typical corporate entities and requires a budgeting
and planning process that goes well beyond the next quarter's earnings.
What we can learn about budgeting
from trains and planes.
PPBE -- The Planning, Programming, Budgeting
and Execution (PPBE) System; Structure of the Future Years Defense Program (FYDP); budget exhibits.
Over the past several years, the GFOA Research Center has received a considerable number of inquires from state and local governments regarding multi-year budgeting
That price tag includes consulting fees, in-house stag time and the purchase and customizing of state-of-the-art software to link disparate corporate data across the enterprise--essential for effective planning and budgeting
Total Business Budgeting
by Pobert Rachlin is one way to not only hold onto this view but also widen it.
It is my hope that the organizational emphases of the transitional library model and the approach to budgeting
that supports it will provide libraries with the, means to prosper under the technology assault and to develop the ability to adapt to change easily.
This realization forced upper management in our facilities to grudgingly give up total control of the development of the key numbers in their operations by allowing department heads to contribute to the budgeting
But the mere fact that these questions are being posed and serious attempts made to find the answers will provide some reassurance that all facets of the marketing budgeting
problem have been explored.
Welcome to the world of "cash budgeting
," where taxpayers fund such cockeyed choices because, in the government's "unified" budget, all outlays are created equal.
In an evaluation of their budgeting
, forecasting, and reporting processes, an astonishing 60% of companies surveyed exhibited limited adoption of BPM best practices, while less than 4% showed strong adoption.