Blueprint for Success in Business provides a comprehensive budget management guide for the planning, operation, and monitoring of a business enterprise to realize maximum profit. The program detailed in this book was developed at the Business Institute of Southern Vermont College in conjunction with the Small Business Administration College Program. Budget management is discussed as a primary function of the financial manager, including budget preparation and budget monitoring as well as strategies for budget adjustments. The information provided in this text is devoid of verbose filler and designed for the teacher to guide students through discussion to explore and discover the magic of financial management.
Dr. E.P. Whitney was a combat veteran in the South Pacific during WWII before finishing high school. After the war he completed his education, received a direct commission as an Intelligence Officer in the U.S. Naval Reserve, and was assistant comptroller for a large retail business in the corporate world. He served as a high school teacher, college professor and associate supervisor of business education for the New York State Education Department. He has authored the educational games "Playing to Win in Business" and "CEO," as well as the textbooks "Fundamentals of Financial Management" and "Introduction to Financial Management," which is coordinated with the educational game "CEO."