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Finance for Non Financial Managers Training CourseFinance for Non Financial Managers Training Course

Introduction to Finance - London and UK wide

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1 day from £399 List price £499

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Course rating:
4.6 stars - based on 52 reviews

Benefits

• Understand fundamental business finance concepts
• Understand the vital difference between profit and cashflow
• Evaluate pricing decisions
• Use powerful analytical tools to measure performance of their own company and competitors
• Understand the role of business finance in formulating and implementing competitive strategy
In today's competitive business world firms are under unprecedented pressure to deliver value to their shareholders and other key stakeholders. Senior executives are finding that they need some financial know-how to cope with the responsibility placed on them as decision-makers. Key financial skills are not as difficult to learn as many people believe and in the hands of an experienced senior executive can provide a formidable competitive advantage.

Financial Training events in the next 12 months: live dates & pricing here


Who is this course for?

This course is suitable for managers and others in finance related roles:
- with some or no financial knowledge
- who need to understand the financial implications of every day decision making
- who need to increase profitability and performance of their business

Benefits

• Understand fundamental business finance concepts
• Understand the vital difference between profit and cashflow
• Evaluate pricing decisions
• Use powerful analytical tools to measure performance of their own company and competitors
• Understand the role of business finance in formulating and implementing competitive strategy

Course Syllabus

Business and finance fundamentals

The objectives of the firm: delivering value to shareholders and key stakeholders
Understanding the drivers of shareholder return
Who uses financial statements and why

Basic principles

Understanding business funds flow
Understanding and using the balance sheet
Understanding and using the profit statement
Recognising the vital difference between profit and cashflow
Understanding and using the cashflow statement
What financial statements can and cannot tell us

Managing and improving cashflow

What is working capital and why is it so important?
Understanding how working capital drives business growth
Understanding and avoiding the over-trading trap
Managing and improving business cashflow

Managing and improving profit

Understanding how profits generate cashflow
The fundamental nature of costs: fixed and variable business costs
Understanding gross margin and break-even
How common pricing methods affect gross margin and profit
Improving profit – effective and defective strategies

Managing business performance

The business planning cycle
Using budgets to support business strategy
Monitoring and managing financial performance
Using a ‘Pyramid of Ratios’ to manage business performance
Understanding and using key performance indicators

Measuring and managing business performance

Measures of financial performance and strength
Investor behaviour: the risk and reward relationship
Return on investment (ROI): the ultimate measure of business performance
How profit margin and net asset turnover drive return on net assets
Why some companies are more profitable than others
Why great companies fail – what happened to Kodak?

Finance for Non-Financial Managers Standard     1 day course

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Standard Fri 10 Apr 2015 Bloomsbury 9 Book now £399 £409£499
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Standard Mon 21 Dec 2015 Limehouse 10 Book now £446 £456£499

What you get

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Training is held in our modern, comfortable, air-conditioned suites

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"What do I get on the day?"

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Breaks and TimingsBreaks and timing

Courses start at 9:30am.
Please aim to be with us for 9:15am.
Joining information (how to get to our venues)

In-course handbookIn-course handbook

Contains unit objectives, exercises and space to write notes

RefreshmentsRefreshments

Available throughout the day:

  • Hot beverages
  • Clean, filtered water
  • Biscuits
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Testimonials

Jeffrey Green Russell Solicitors
Deputy Head Of Accounts
Joginder Singh
Finance for Non-Financial Managers
The course was friendly, relaxed but also professional and very useful. A great help

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Our Finance for Non Financial Managers Training courses are one or two days in duration. For the two-day course, see 'Workshop'. Alternatively, contact us to discuss tailored content for an on-site or closed company course.


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