Do you have a written budget for your business listing projected revenues or sales by sources, projected expenditures or costs by categories, etc.?
How do you keep track of how well the business is doing?
How often do you prepare a budget for this business?
What is the first month of your current budget?
Do you, another owner, an employee or someone else prepare the budget?
About how many hours does it typically take you to prepare the budget? An estimate is fine.
When you start preparing your budget, what is the first factor you usually build into it? Is it?
What is the second factor you usually build into the budget? Is it?
How do you typically project expenses for the next budget? Do you typically:?
How do you forecast or project revenues for the next budget? Do you typically:?
Volume 7, Issue 4, 2007
William J. Dennis, Jr.
NFIB Research Foundation
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