Finance...for Non-Financial Professionals
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no prerequisites ZFIN-1025: Finance...for Non-Financial Professionals
This program gives you the tools to develop financial literacy that will enhance your professional credibility and boost your decision-making skills. You will develop a working knowledge of the standard practices, language and fundamentals of finance and accounting that will enable you to control costs, measure results and plan for growth, recognize and avoid problems that can affect the bottom line.
Accounting is the language of business
An Overview of Financial Statements
Understanding Capital Budgeting Techniques
Understanding the Budget Process
Analyzing Financial Statements
"Cooking” the Books
Successful completion of this course will increase your knowledge and ability to:
Explain the basic accounting equation
Describe how assets, liabilities and equity reveal the financial condition of your organization
Comprehend debits and credits
Record and analyze business transactions from source documentation
Understand the budgeting process
Read and comprehend financial statements
Improve financial literacy through understanding of cash and accrual methods, calculation of accounts receivable and accounts payable
Comprehend payback and break-even analysis, the time value of money, and how to calculate net present value
Determine adequate testing for liquidity, leverage, and solvency through ratio analysis
Recognize how and when accountants can manipulate and fabricate accounting data
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