Week 4 – Assignment: Analyze the Effects of Budgeting and Teamwork
Prepare an assessment on the use of budgeting as a means of managerial control. Using the same healthcare organization, you selected for the previous assignment, address the following:
Analyze the budgeting system(s) within this organization.
Determine how the analysis process leads to successful managerial control.
Identify and recommend control mechanisms that would also improve teamwork. Provide examples where possible to support your findings.
Organization to be used in this assignment is: (Pharmacology Field)
Support your paper with at least three scholarly resources. In addition to these specified resources, other appropriate scholarly resources, including older articles, may be included.
Length: 5-7 pages, not including title and reference pages
Your paper should demonstrate thoughtful consideration of the ideas and concepts presented in the course by providing new thoughts and insights relating directly to this topic. Your response should reflect scholarly writing and current APA standards.
Please watch following videos for additional help:
presented by Evan Davis; produced by Robert Albury, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Working for Yourself (London, England: British Broadcasting Corporation, 2013), 30 mins
Understanding Financial Information
interview by Peter Quarry, in Learning a la Carte Series (Melbourne, Victoria: Seven Dimensions, 2010), 14 mins
Content (12 points)
Modeled the budget system of the case study organization (3 points).
Analyzed how the budget analysis process provides managerial control (4 points).
Recommended other control mechanisms that also contribute to teamwork (5 points).
Included a minimum of three scholarly references, with appropriate APA formatting applied to citations and paraphrasing. Paper is 5-7 pages long not including the title and reference pages (3 points).
Total points 15