Finance for the Non-Financial Manager | LIVE, ONLINE

September 30, 2020 | 9:00 am - 5:30 pm

This interactive program will be offered live via an online learning platform. 

Program Introduction

Are you in a job position that continues to have increasing responsibility for finance information to meet workplace goals? Do you wish to have a better understanding of your department’s finance details? Are you looking to communicate finance situations more effectively with your leadership team?

Especially during ongoing  organizations need their entire team to have a clear finance perspective. This one-day program is designed to provide participants with hands-on experience in using and interpreting financial data. With the use of energetic lectures and exercises, participants will gain an understanding of the standard techniques of practical financial management. These techniques will then be used in a case study setting to identify issues and factors that improve decision-making related to finance.

Key Learning Outcomes

By attending this program participants will be able to:

  • Understand financial reports
  • Interpret data from financial documents
  • Identify sources and uses of capital
  • Appreciate the difference between cash flow and profitability
  • Make better business decisions based on financial planning and analysis
  • See the “big picture” of your organization
  • Grasp the financial impact of decisions made by the CFO and CEO

Who Should Attend

This program is designed for new to mid-level managers who need to better understand and interpret financial documents. Non-financial managers from any functional area and all industries will find this program highly beneficial to improving their overall ability to read and interpret financial data. No prior knowledge of finance or accounting needed.

PROGRAM AGENDA

Section One: Introductory Concepts
Section Two: Financing Sources and Costs
Section Three: Financial Reporting and Accounting Issues
Section Four: Making Investment Decisions
Section Five: Investment Decision Case Study
Section Six: Financial Planning, Ratios, and Valuing a Business

Contact

edp@broad.msu.edu

517-353-8711

Cost

$1,295 – full tuition (includes materials and certificate of completion)
$995 – Early Bird Rate (available until August 30, 2020)