This is a practical book full of hints, tips and ideas to improve your budgeting and forecasting. It will be of interest to new budget holders because all the basics are there, and it will be of use to experienced accountants looking for new ideas. I liked the way budgeting was linked to the balanced scorecard, mission, vision and values - it shows how budgeting can be a powerful force for a better business. It's conversational,coaching style was easy to read. It's the best book on budgeting and forecasting that I've ever come across.
I am new to budgeting - I found this book to be a great introduction with some clear explanations, ideas, tools and techniques. The book got me started and gave me confidence. The writer also includes some more advanced topics which I look forward to exploring in the future when I have more experience.