BPM 110 Foundational Finance

Workshop | April 16 | 9 a.m.-12 p.m. | 24 University Hall

 Human Resources

This 3 hour in-person workshop for staff is part of the BPM Grow Your Knowledge series. In this highly interactive workshop, each participant’s experience is drawn upon for the learning. Ideally, to contribute to and enhance understanding, participants will come with current and/or previous people management experience.

The content covers budgeting and using your unit’s resources.

By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to:
• Explain how money comes to campus and is distributed to units
• Explain the nature of university budgeting – permanent/temporary, incremental vs. formulaic, etc.
• Describe the rudiments of fund accounting and how it impacts budgeting and resource allocation
• Locate the tools available to managers for budgets
• Apply best practices for developing a unit budget
• Recognize considerations in times of budget reductions
• Check progress mid-year

 grow@berkeley.edu