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Manage your budget

  1. Negotiate your budget
    Don’t wait for the budget to be dictated to you. Push early, push hard for a budget which you can deliver. Overdeliver against a soft budget; don’t struggle with a ‘challenging’ budget.
  2. Always deliver
    Once you have accepted the budget you are committed. Deliver.
  3. Front load performance

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Cover of How to Manage, 3rd Edition

Note

Once your budget is established, commit to it. Follow the tips here to manage your budget effectively.