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Fundamentals of Finance and Accounting for Non-Financial Managers

2 Days Classroom Session   |  
2 Days Live Online
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ASPE is an IIBA Endorsed Education Provider of business analysis training. Select Project Delivery courses offer IIBA continuing development units (CDU) in accordance with IIBA standards.


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Can you demonstrate your value and ROI to your boss? Are you able to interpret financial reports and make decisions based on the data they provide? Can you draft an accurate budget? Can you justify your ideas in dollars and cents? You didn’t get to this point in your career only to be held back by weak financial skills. This program for non-financial managers makes the basics of finance accessible to anyone in just 2 days.

You’ll learn how to:

  • Interpret and respond appropriately to financial information
  • Communicate your contribution to the bottom line
  • Uncover drains on profitability
  • Make smarter decisions that deliver higher profitability

Financial skills are fundamental to any managerial position. Learn how to think finance, and you’ll expand your career opportunities. From accruals to write-offs to receivables and payables, this workshop shows non-financial managers the concepts, tools, and techniques that can help make each decision pay off—on the job and on the bottom line.

Get a firm grasp of the numbers side of your job
Gain greater confidence with a working knowledge of business financials
Learn how to “think finance” and translate performance into financial terms
Cultivate proactive working relationships with finance professionals and enhance your value to the organization
Understand the business dynamics of dollars and cents—and take initiatives that meet your short- and long-term goals
Take the guesswork out of your decision making and deliver a better bottom line
Expand your professional expertise—and your career opportunities Classroom Schedule
Upcoming Dates and Locations
All Live Online times are listed in Eastern Time Guaranteed To Run
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Sep 28, 2020 – Sep 29, 2020    10:00am – 5:00pm Live Online Register
Oct 12, 2020 – Oct 15, 2020    2:00pm – 5:00pm Live Online Register
Oct 19, 2020 – Oct 20, 2020    10:00am – 5:00pm Live Online Register
Oct 28, 2020 – Oct 29, 2020    11:00am – 6:00pm Live Online Register
Nov 2, 2020 – Nov 5, 2020    2:00pm – 5:00pm Live Online Register
Nov 16, 2020 – Nov 17, 2020    10:00am – 5:00pm Live Online Register
Nov 23, 2020 – Nov 24, 2020    10:00am – 5:00pm Live Online Register
Dec 1, 2020 – Dec 10, 2020    2:00pm – 5:00pm Live Online Register
Dec 7, 2020 – Dec 8, 2020    10:00am – 5:00pm Live Online Register
Dec 14, 2020 – Dec 15, 2020    11:00am – 6:00pm Live Online Register
Dec 21, 2020 – Dec 22, 2020    10:00am – 5:00pm Live Online Register
Course Outline

Part 1: Basic Accounting Concepts

Part 2: How Accounting Works and Understanding Financial Statements

Part 3: Reviewing an Annual Report

Part 4: Evaluating a Company’s Financial Statements

Part 5: Improving Profitability Through Cost Analysis and Profit Planning

Part 6: Capital Expenditure Analysis

Part 7: Budgeting More Effectively

Who should attend

Non-financial managers in every functional area in all industries.

Bonus Materials