Who should attend
This course is designed for anyone who wants to better understand the financial considerations of starting, running, and growing a business. This includes managers who do not have a solid grasp of financial administration and leaders who want to make better data-driven financial decisions.
About the course
Through this course, you will learn accounting and financial principles and utilize these skills to be a better leader.Strengthen your decision-making process and gain a better understanding of finances and budgeting to make confident decisions in your organization. In this course, you will use small business examples to demonstrate how to create and evaluate budgets and raise money for your organization. You will use these foundational skills to learn how to account for operations and assess performance. By doing so, you will gain a deeper understanding of how to invest in growth
Building a Budget
- The budgeting process
- Different approaches to budgeting
- Building an example budget
- Initial investment
- Net present values
- Cost of capital
- Accounting for operations
- Determining COGS
- Recognizing revenues
- Depreciating fixed assets
- Managing cash flow
Evaluating a Performance
- Evaluating financials
- Variance analysis
- New projections
Business Valuation and Growth
- Principles of business valuation
- Growth and valuation
- Advance your career
- Make data-driven decisions
- Understand budgets, capital, and financial statements
- Invest in growth and knowledge
- Evaluate performance based on data
- Develop comprehension of key financial concepts among leaders
Brian Cadman earned his undergraduate degree from Harvard University and his Ph.D. in Accounting from the University of Oregon. Before joining the faculty at the University of Utah, Professor Cadman was on the faculty at the Kellogg School of Management and The Wharton School. Professor Cadman’s ...
Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.
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