IGFOA On-Demand Webinar | Academy I: ABC’s of Governmental Budgeting

Event Details

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Date Saturday, April 29, 2023 – Saturday, April 27, 2024
Delivery Method On Demand
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Event Cost

Event Description

The ABC’s of Governmental Budgeting will serve as a primer for those new to governmental finance or budgeting. The session will cover the basics of why government is not like a business; budgets as legislative acts; common myths and misconceptions about governmental budgeting; why we budget; how to leave the buzzwords at the door; and the importance of communicating with stakeholders.

Learning Objectives:  Participants completing this session will be able to:

  • Understand the basic framework of a governmental budget;
  • Comprehend the budget as a law;
  • Differentiate between what a governmental budget IS and ISN’T;
  • Discover once the budget is passed – now what?;
  • Simplify messages to the community; and
  • Identify ways to involve your community.

SpeakerJulie Zolghadr, Budget Division Manager, City of Springfield

NASBA CPE: IGFOA on-demand webinars are not eligible for NASBA CPE

The GoToWebinar link to the on-demand training will be provided in the confirmation email once registration is completed.

Registration & Cancellation Policy

There are no refunds for purchases of on-demand webinars.

Copyright for On-Demand users: Anyone with access to this presentation from IGFOA for on-demand viewing will not share, rebroadcast, or otherwise use this presentation or materials without express written consent or authorization from IGFOA. © 2023

Illinois Government Finance Officers Association, 800 Roosevelt Road, Building C, Suite 312, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

Phone: 630-942-6587
Email:  info@igfoa.org
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