MANAGERIAL ACCOUNTING WORK
Select one of the following quotes from the text to discuss.
- “One major criticism of budgeting is that it is used as a ‘cost reduction’ tool rather than a ‘cost control’ tool. The objective of the budget is to control costs at an efficient level of operation.”
- “There are generally three benefits from
allowing employeesto participate in developing the budget: (1) Employees tendto accept the budget as their own plan of action. (2) Participation tends to increase morale among employees and . (3) Employee cohesiveness is increased, and productivity will also increase if dictated by the group norm.” towardmanagement
- “Even though budgets are quantitative tools, considerable emotion is connected to budgeting. The individual
in controloften sees the budget as a means of getting things done. People being controlled often have feelings of anxiety because their success and promotion are tied directly to the budget.”
ANSWER THE FOLLOWING QUESTION THOROUGHLY…
Clearly state whether you either agree or disagree with the comment and support your opinion with at least one scholarly resource. Include in your response an explanation of the major purposes of budgeting.
Your initial post should be 300 words
ONE SOURCE MUST BE USED…IT MUST BE SCHOLARLY AND WRITTEN IS PROPER APA FORM WITH AN REFERENCE PAGE…
YOU MUST USE PROPER GRAMMAR PRONUNCIATION AND SENTENCING…NO PLAGIARISM…