Finance & Accounting 101 Simplified - Three Courses in One!

On-Demand Schedule

Sat, July 20, 2024 - Sat, July 27, 2024


90  Mins


Basic & Intermediate & Advanced

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  • The overall connection of financial transactions to required statements of:
      Balance Sheet
      Income Statement
      Cash Flow Statement
  • The basic framework of finance and accounting and the concepts and principles used to transform transactions
  • Components of each financial statement using sample statements
  • Six Generic types of transactions in every company
  • A simple comparison of business to personal financial statements
  • The simple meaning of finance and accounting
  • The simple meaning of cash vs. accrual accounting
  • A simple explanation of debits and credits with actual exercises to illustrate their application in transforming transactions into statements
  • Simple examples of accounts and how transactions are recorded using debits and credits with actual attendee exercises and sample transactions
  • A simple explanation of double-entry accounting and why it is key to the process of accounting accuracy
  • Key tools to understand and analyze financial statements
  • Tools & techniques to understand key financial ratios and how to use them in making key business decisions
  • This is a key composite course of all essential elements of finance & accounting primarily for non-financial professionals.
  • It is a great refresher for financial professionals

Overall you will learn simple to understand and apply tools and techniques for how business financial transactions are transformed into financial statements

Overview of the webinar

Three related Finance & Accounting courses are presented in this Webinar:

Making of Financial Statements: 

  • Transforming transactions to statements.
  • Interactive exercises to illustrate the accounting process.
  • Overview of the entire accounting process in simple-to-understand steps.

Understanding & Analysing Financial Statements.

  • Overview of three required financial statements.
      Balance Sheet.
      Income Statement.
      Cash Flow Statement.
  • Key positive elements & red flags.
  • Using statements as the basis for key business decisions.

Key Business Ratios as the Road to Profits & Productivity

  • Five categories of essential ratios.
  • Calculating ratios from their financial statement source.
  • Understanding how to use ratios to make key financial decisions.

These three separate Webinars are combined into one 90-minute webinar of composite tools & techniques to provide a comprehensive understanding of finance & accounting in simple to-understand and apply tools & techniques. Attendee exercises & participation is used to reinforce training. a 

All essential elements of finance & accounting are covered in this webinar which is three courses in one.

Who should attend?

This Webinar is primarily designed for all   Non-Financial Professionals who have the management and control of resources. Financial professionals can also benefit as a refresher. The primary focus is on Non-Financial Professionals. It is Accounting 101 made simple!

Why should you attend?

Non- Financial professionals need the skills and tools to analyze financial statements in the management control and application of resources for which they are responsible. There are several myths about accounting that must be overcome to gain a basic knowledge of accounting and how transactions are transformed into statements. These myths are converted to meaning. Doubt and uncertainty about accounting are removed with simple to understand and apply tools and techniques.

Faculty - Mr.Carl Young

Carl Young is an Author, Speaker, Trainer, Consultant & Coach. He holds an MBA and completed graduate studies in Accounting and Taxations. He is a former CFO of a 275M High growth technology-based company. He has over 25 years of senior-level business management experience. He has over 25 years of training experience in finance, accounting and business management. Former CEO of his own small parts manufacturing company. Former Senior Financial Associate of a major consulting firm.
He is a member of the American Society of Corporate Controllers. Member of the Council of Experts of the investment firm Gerson & Lehrman. Member of the Society of Industry Leaders sponsored by Standard & Poors. Member of the National Association of Accountants.
An engaging & entertaining speaker and trainer who draws from his experiences as a former CFO to make relevant teaching points. Sessions are rich in content, lively, full of energy and include lots of audience interaction. He has branded himself Mr Simplicity. His goal is to make finance & accounting relevant to non-financial professionals with tools & techniques that are simple to understand and apply. 


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