Who has the most to gain in the budgeting process? Where are you most effective? Where does your power lie in the budget process?
Get an advanced understanding of the budget process. Learn how the federal budget process really works from faculty members with years of subject-matter expertise. Study important terminology and get tips to protect your budgetary interests.
We provide a comprehensive overview of current budget politics and the federal budgeting process. So you gain the awareness and guidance necessary to increase your chance of boosting funds and minimizing cuts. Understand the budget resolution process as well as the differences between authorizations and appropriations.
Learn how to recognize various budget documents so you can use them most effectively. We will also review and discuss transparency and accountability in the budget process and OMB’s tools for program performance assessment. Finally, we explore professional online budget research resources.
When: December 11-12, 2012, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm both days
Where: Goethe-Institut, 812 Seventh Street NW, Washington, DC (Gallery Place / Chinatown Metro stop) Details on course web site.
For more information, including agenda and secure online registration, see BudgetProcess.com
This course and any combination of its topics can be tailored for custom on-site presentation at your location and is available via the GSA Schedule.
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