According to leading news outlet, the U.S. economy grew at an annual rate of 2.6 percent in the third quarter, marking its first increase this year. However, many economists widely expect GDP growth to continue to slow in the coming months. If you are in the distribution and manufacturing industry, how are you planning ahead during unclear times?

It’s no secret that for any business, the budget is a foundation upon which the company’s financial future rests. Therefore, what are the key areas to prioritize for your next year’s budget?

Join Marcum Technology as we review key areas worth paying close attention to when planning your budget for companies in the manufacturing and distribution industries.


Buu-Linh Tran, VP of Financial Solutions, Marcum Technology
Kyli Lane, Solutions Consultant, Vena
Usama Shakil, Senior Solutions Consultant, Vena


Program Description Preparing Your Nonprofit for It’s Annual Financial Audit
Important Notice Regarding CPE:
Learning Objectives

In this session, participants will:

  • Review key areas to prioritize for the upcoming budget year
  • Review strategies and best practice to consider for budgeting and forecasting
  • Demonstrate key features in the Vena solution that support best practices
Instruction Delivery Method Group Internet Based
Recommended CPE Credit 1 Hour
Recommended Field of Study Computer Software & Applications
Prerequisites None
Program Level Basic
Advance Preparation None
Cancellation Policy You may cancel your registration at any time prior to the event.
Complaint Resolution Policy For more information regarding refund, concerns and program cancellation policies, please contact our offices at [email protected].

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