Finance for Non-Financial Managers

Audience

Non-financial managers and functional experts who want to develop their knowledge of financial practices to complement their existing professional or technical skills.

Content

Non-financial managers must make financial decisions, or interact with financial staff on a regular basis. This intensive three-day workshop transforms financial and accounting concepts into decision-making tools you can use successfully every day. This course will help you understand accounting terminology, financial ratios, and corporate financial statements in order to make better management decisions.

Participants learn to read balance sheets, income statements, and cash flow statements. Understanding how to apply these fundamentals of finance to improve budget management, increase potential profits and assess the financial viability of projects is covered.

Learning Objective:

  • Understand the key concepts in the field of finance
  • Know the relationship between the balance sheet, the income statement, and the cash flow statement
  • Understand the primary sets of financial ratios used for performance evaluation
  • Be able to use financial ratios to analyze risk
  • Communicate effectively with financial executives and staff

Duration

3-day

 Number of Participants

8 - 16

Prerequisites

"Strategy Simulation". Basic knowledge of accounting is preferred, but this course is for all who wish to increase their skills and knowledge. "Measuring Profitability" e-Learning module.

Software Used

None

Course Format

Lectures, exercises, group work, case studies, e-learning

Audience

Non-financial managers and functional experts who want to develop their knowledge offinancial practices to complement their existing professional or technical skills.

Content

Non-financial managers must make financial decisions, or interact with financial staff ona regular basis. This intensive three-day workshop transforms financial and accountingconcepts into decision-making tools you can use successfully every day. This course willhelp you understand accounting terminology, financial ratios, and corporate financialstatements in order to make better management decisions.

Participants learn to read balance sheets, income statements, and cash flow statements.Understanding how to apply these fundamentals of finance to improve budget management,increase potential profits and assess the financial viability of projects is covered.

Learning Objective:

Understand the key concepts in the field of finance Know the relationship between the balance sheet, the income statement, and the cash flow statement Understand the primary sets of financial ratios used for performance evaluation Be able to use financial ratios to analyze risk Communicate effectively with financial executives and staff

Duration3-day Number of Participants8 - 16Prerequisites"Strategy Simulation". Basic knowledgeof accounting is preferred, but thiscourse is for all who wish to increasetheir skills and knowledge. "MeasuringProfitability" e-Learning module.Software UsedNoneCourse FormatLectures, exercises, group work, casestudies, e-learning

Learning Objectives

Duration

3-day

Number of Participants

8 - 16

Prerequisites

"Strategy Simulation". Basic knowledgeof accounting is preferred, but thiscourse is for all who wish to increasetheir skills and knowledge. "MeasuringProfitability" e-Learning module.

Software Used

None

Course Format

Lectures, exercises, group work, casestudies, e-learning

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