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Financial Manager Skills for the 21st Century

Author/Moderator: Robert Monaghan, CPA
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To be an effective financial manager, you need to understand the success drivers, threats, and opportunities your company faces today and in the future. The more adept you are at managing people and projects, and accepting challenges in multiple areas, the more valuable you become to your company. While everyone may have a different list of specific critical skills for the next five to ten years, it is clear that the successful financial manager will need a strong technical skills base along with proficiency in a number of other skills such as communication, motivation, teambuilding, and many more.

Through the use of real-world examples and case studies, this CPE course will cover some of the most important skills you will need to be a successful financial manager now and for years to come.

Topics Discussed:

  • The impact of changes in the global economy
  • Lean management concepts
  • Key components of cash management
  • Borrowing money in the current economy
  • Identifying the key components of successful meetings
  • Effective communication skills
  • Redefining job responsibilities

Learning Objectives:
When you complete this course, you will be able to:

  • Better understand the current global economic environment and its impact on the financial manager’s responsibilities.
  • Identify critical skills that will be necessary to be successful in the years ahead.
  • Understand threats or challenges that businesses face and the role the finance manager plays in identifying and reducing these threats.
  • Improve cash management, communication, and management skills.

Who Will Benefit?

  • Financial managers and others with financial responsibilities

Prerequisite: Management experience in accounting, finance, or operations

Advanced Preparation: None

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NASBA Field of Study: Finance
Level: Intermediate
Recommended CPE Credit: 8
Financial Manager Skills for the 21st Century
Text 2015
Product# 745133
Availability: In Stock
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