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MGT 437 Week 2 DQ 1
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Discussion Question #1: 

What is the function of a project budget? Why is it important to include management contingency in a project budget and how you would calculate the amount of contingency needed?

 

What is the function of a project budget?

 

When undertaking a project, a budget must be set to assure spending is under control. “…the act of budgeting is the allocation of scarce resources to the various endeavors of an organization”

(Meredith & Mantel, 2006, p.326). The budget is a control mechanism. 

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