Finance for Non-Financial Managers

Melbourne Business School

How long?

  • 3 days
  • in person

What are the topics?

Melbourne Business School

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Who should attend

Managers and professionals

  • With little or no formal financial training

Executives

  • Seeking to improve their knowledge of accounting and financial management.

About the course

Demystify financial data with a course based on practical examples, humour and real-life experience.

Improve your ability and confidence to use financial data to make better-informed decisions – even if you're not used to numbers. Our Finance for Non-Financial Managers course is designed specifically for mid-to-senior level managers with little to no financial training who want to improve their knowledge of accounting and money management.

Through an engaging combination of practical examples, humour and real-life experiences, you'll learn the ropes of evaluating investment proposals, understanding financial reports, budgeting and costing.

Key Takeaways

Understand your business's finances

  • Understand key financial terms
  • Understand core concepts for financing your business

Measure financial performance

  • Make sense of financial reports
  • Evaluate investment proposals

Boost financial performance and your effectiveness

  • Measure financial performance
  • Undertake financial planning and budgeting
  • Make better-informed decisions

Topics Covered

Introduction to finance

Understand key financial concepts and terms and how to make sense of financial reports

Financing the business

Learn how to manage sources of business funds, financing for operations, strategic assets, R&D and working capital

Capital investment

Learn how to manage sources of business funds, financing for operations, strategic assets, R&D and working capital

Measuring financial performance

Learn how to measure financial performance, conduct ratio analysis and identify which measures suit your company

Financial planning and budgeting

Understand how to anticipate pitfalls and tasks required to successfully plan and implement financial budgets

Experts

Henry Botha

Presenter of financial management workshops for companies , executive education providers , government and not-for-profits. Director of a range of unlisted public and private companies. Current lecturing engagements include: • Program Director for Melbourne Business School's Finance for Non-Fin...

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Finance for Non-Financial Managers at Melbourne Business School

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