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Finance for Non-Finance Managers

Finance and Accounting for the Non-Financial Manager allows non-financial business executives to become better users of financial information so they can be more strategic contributors to their organization.

No matter what functional background you have — strategy, marketing, engineering, or operations — you’ll learn concepts around accounting in a straightforward, easy-to-grasp manner, enabling you to use finance instruments to add value when your company makes growth and strategic allocation decisions.
This program is designed for non-financial managers in every functional area of responsibility in all industries
Key finance terms: assets, liabilities, capital, depreciation, capitalization, current ratio and others
The accounting process: journals and ledgers, how debits and credits work
Mastering the mind-set: see business in terms of dollars-and-cents decision options that pay off—short- and long-term
Basic accounting principles
Applying accounting conventions and guidelines
Developing working rules regarding your corporate financial statements
Using the balance sheet to examine assets and liabilities
Analyzing the income statement to assess revenues and expenses
The statement of cash flow: sources and uses of funds
Content and format of the annual report
Understanding the footnotes
Debt vs. equity financing
Cash flow: where cash comes from and how it’s applied
Elements of cost accounting
Analyzing payback method, discounted cash flow, present value and present value index in making profitable capital investment decisions

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What You'll Learn

  • 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

How the Course is Taught

How You Will Benefit

Finance for Non-Finance Managers

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Requirements

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites to take this course.

Requirements

Hardware Requirements: 

  • This course can be taken on either a PC or Mac device.

Software Requirements: 

  • PC: Windows XP or later.
  • Mac: OS X Snow Leopard 10.6 or later.
  • Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox are preferred. Microsoft Edge and Safari are also compatible.
  • Adobe Flash Player. Click here to download the Flash Player.
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader. Click here to download the Acrobat Reader.
  • Applications must be installed and fully operational before the course begins.

Other:

  • Email capabilities and access to a personal email account.

Instructional Materials

The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment and will be available online.

FAQs

Instructor-Led: A new session of each course begins each month. Please refer to the session start dates for scheduling.

Self-Paced: You can start this course at any time your schedule permits.

Instructor-Led: Once a session starts, two lessons will be released each week, for the 6 week duration of your course. You will have access to all previously released lessons until the course ends.

Self-Paced: You have three-month access to the course. After enrolling, you can learn and complete the course at your own pace, within the allotted access period.

Instructor-Led: The interactive discussion area for each lesson automatically closes 2 weeks after each lesson is released, so you’re encouraged to complete each lesson within two weeks of its release.

Self-Paced: There is no time limit to complete each lesson, other than completing all lessons before your three-month access.

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Course Price

$98.99

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$68.00

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  • Excersizes and Quizzes
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