Each topic a minimum of 200 words.
Topic 1: Budget Concerns
Your finance director came into your office and stated that audits of the budget show that the fire department is currently over budget by 10% for the year. What areas of the budget or operations would you like to review as the chief to fix this problem?
Topic 2: Cost-Benefit Analysis
You are writing a grant to fund a piece of equipment to aid in response ability ($15,000). The application asks you to conduct a cost-benefit analysis. What factors do you consider in the analysis? Write out your response as you were applying for the grant. Demonstrate the math used to create the cost-benefit calculation. Why is this cost-benefit analysis different than an impact on operations statement?