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Who should attend
This program will benefit anyone seeking to develop his or her skills in navigating financial statements. The overall goal is to help participants connect the dots between financial factors and strategic decision-making by giving them a practical working knowledge of financial reporting and analysis.
Past participants have included CEOs, SVPs, presidents, executives, board directors and senior managers from public, private and not-for-profit boards and organizations.
About the course
Master the language of finance.
Equip yourself with the skills to navigate between strategy and operations using financial statements and add value to the boardroom and your organization.
Add value to the boardroom.
Executives and directors who can use and understand numbers add more value to the boardroom and to their organization and are better able to fulfill their leadership mandate. Mastering the language of finance enhances your ability to ask the right questions and engage management more efficiently. Over three days our expert faculty will provide you with a context for the use of financial information and build a framework for strategic thinking based on solid financial measures.
Connect the dots.
Build the skills you need to navigate financials. This program is designed to help you connect the dots and gain a practical working knowledge of financial reporting and analysis. Past participants have included CEOs, SVPs, presidents, executives, board directors and senior managers from public, private and not-for-profit boards and organizations.
- Improve your ability to read and understand financial statements
- Better connect strategy and operations to maximize value
- Use financial data and analysis more effectively
- Execute your financial role and responsibilities with due diligence
Alexandra MacKay is the Interim Vice Dean, Undergraduate and Specialized Programs. She has taught courses in the Commerce, Master of Finance and Executive MBA programs, as well as in Executive Education including MBA Essentials and Financial Literacy for Directors and Executives. Her research int...
Ramy Elitzur is the Edward J. Kernaghan Professor in Financial Analysis and an Associate Professor of Accounting. He has earned a PhD and MPhil. from Stern School of Business Administration, New York University and an MBA from Recanati School of Business, Tel Aviv University. In addition, he hold...
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