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CERTIFICATE Accounting & Finance for Non-Financial Managers


with U Got Class LERN

Calendar Next available session starts Feb 1, 2021 , runs for 12 weeks
3 additional sessions through Sep 7, 2021

Every successful person in the workplace utilizes financial information to aid effective decision making. The Certificate in Accounting and Finance for Non-Financial Managers explains the financial concepts and accounting processes used in most businesses and will provide practical techniques that will increase your effectiveness and career. First, get a foundation to understand the seven steps in the accounting cycle and use financial information in decision making. Come away with the knowledge to analyze resource allocation and evaluate financial performance.   Then find out what you need to know about cash.  Cash is the non-financial manager who really makes a difference in the day-to-day cash activities. Discover how to maximize cash flow, learn the importance of cash and find out your role in cash flow success. Finally, acquire advanced knowledge on the financial information that drives your organization. See how business reports are assessed and analyzed.  An understanding of this information will help you make smart decisions when it comes to budgeting, setting goals, and assessing performance within your own area of influence.  Learn to use financial information in decision-making.

This includes three classes which may be taken individually or grouped as a certificate:

          Account & Finance for Non-Financial Managers -  $195

          Cash is King - $195

          Financial Analysis & Planning - $195

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The Basics of Bookkeeping


with U Got Class LERN

Calendar Next available session starts Mar 1, 2021 , runs for 4 weeks

How do you keep track of the day-to-day financial transactions of a business!  Whether you're looking to advance in your career, or you're a business owner, this course will help you understand the numbers.  Learn how to record, every penny that comes into and goes out of your business.  Create a chart of accounts that meet your needs.  Even if you outsource your bookkeeping needs, you should still have a basic understanding of what happens with the money earned and the money spent!  Learn where the numbers go, and why!

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