My 9-0-9 Plan for a Surefire 2012 Budget
Here is a surefire way to develop a budget for 2012 that will keep your ship on course. It would be a bit catchier to call it 9-9-9, but I can’t make that work in today’s economic environment. Given the uncertainty facing graphic arts firms, I suggest you develop three budget scenarios:
Scenario 1: Assume a 9 percent sales increase. This will allow room for growth—planning to add personnel, marketing programs, new production capabilities or simply put more on the bottom line.
Carl and his wife, Judy, owned and operated their own successful Allegra franchise for nearly 20 years before selling the $2.3 million operation in 2003. He is a PrintImage International/NAQP Honorary Lifetime Member and was inducted into NAPL’s prestigious Soderstrom Society in 2010 in recognition of his contribution to the industry.