"Do not go over the budget!" My boss keeps telling me.

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What's the Situation?
"Do not go over the budget. We can't afford it." says my boss. I've just been promoted and I need this project to succeed. But we're experiencing deliverable delays and additional costs. How can I manage this better?
What's the biggest challenge?
I'm new at this position, handling a new team. I don't want to fail my boss' expectations.
What's the objective?
Whether or not you're in this situation, put yourself in my place and share how you would resolve this problem.
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Ray Jimenez    
May 29, 2018


Proceed with the Thinking Process - "Negotiating for More Budget"

In our business, we deal with clients who demand faster services and higher quality and are unwilling to pay for the right budgets. In the Thinking Process, you will discover ideas on how to deal with this problem.
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Preview a short lesson on negotiation

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How do you handle key problems in negotiation?
Separate the person from the issue.
Negotiate not position focused, but interest focused.  Is there a win-win solution available. 
Develop criteria that a solution must fulfill
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