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Bottom-up budgeting

Do you see a conflict between the project manager (supporting the bottom-up budget) and the senior management (supporting the top-down budget)? Discuss, with examples (real or fictitious), how you as the project manager would attempt to convince the senior management of the bottom-up budget.

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Yes, I do see a conflict between project manager and senior management with respect to selecting a budgeting approach. Management prefer top down approach to seek more control in the budgeting process whereas project manager prefer bottom up approach to engage in a collaborative ...

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The solution discusses the benefits of bottom-up budgeting.