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Finance and Accounting for

Non-Financial Managers

  • Learn To Interpret Financial Statements

    Are you fluent in the language of business? Do you understand the tradeoffs between risk and return? Apply analytical skills to make informed decisions and interpret your company’s liquidity and profitability. Gain insight into how accounting data drives your company’s financial performance, and solidify the foundation to make better financial management decisions.

BENEFITS

  • Communicate financial goals and performance more effectively
  • Examine the content and make connections between the three major financial statements
  • Evaluate the financial performance of your company or unit
  • Analyze the performance metrics by which you are being measured and why they matter
  • Determine how accounting concepts and financial strategies are integrated into your company’s decision making processes
  • Examine different financial strategies and anticipate what financial statements should look like given the company’s business model
  • Benchmark financial performance over time and against competitors
  • Gain exposure to diverse financial approaches, including methods of business valuation
  • Implement sophisticated working capital management techniques
  • Take full advantage of business opportunities with confidence
  • Gain legitimacy among peers and senior management

Enrollment Options

  • Individual Enrollment

    Enroll in this course as an individual for $6,600.
  • Group and Custom Enrollment

    Enroll as a team, or customize this program for your organization.

Upcoming Sessions

Class Details

Finance & Accounting

Date

09/12/22 - 09/16/22

5 Days

Instructors

Eric Hirst

James (Jim) Nolen

Location

UT Campus

Finance and Accounting for Non-Financial Managers

Finance & Accounting

Date

09/12/22 - 09/16/22

5 Days

Instructors

Eric Hirst

James (Jim) Nolen

Location

UT Campus

Class

Concentration

Date

Location

Instructors

Finance and Accounting for Non-Financial Managers

Finance & Accounting

09/12/22 - 09/16/22

5 Days

UT Campus

Eric Hirst

James (Jim) Nolen

First Class in All Respects
The class sets a great framework for igniting an interest in learning more about finances. The class has inspired me to focus daily on enrichment with financial outlook and planning for our company. This experience was first class in all respects.
Classroom full of professionals learning

Why Take This Class?

Who Should Attend?

This course is appropriate for a variety of professionals across verticals. Whether you work for a global corporation or a small business, we can help. Participants typically are:

 

  • Executives and high-level managers with budget authority
  • Professionals responsible for financial and P&L decision making
  • Individuals who seek deeper understanding of financial concepts and how they relate to business operations as a whole

 

Companies frequently send pairs of individuals, and small teams to this program, as they try to launch and lead new initiatives within their organization. Please contact us if you are interested in sending three or more participants to this program.

 

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Participants earn 2.8 CEUs and/or 28 CPEs for this course. A certificate of completion will be presented from Texas Executive Education.

Instructors

  • Eric Hirst
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    Eric Hirst

    Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Accounting

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  • James (Jim) Nolen
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    James (Jim) Nolen

    Distinguished Senior Lecturer, Finance

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Demonstrate Your Expertise with a Certificate

  • Reimbursement Options

    Learn more about course credits and options for course reimbursement. Get tips on the best way to approach your manager and download a customizable template to facilitate making the ask.
  • Course Location

    In person courses take place at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center and adjoining Rowling Hall on the UT campus in Austin. These world-class facilities provide a comfortable and convenient learning environment, with direct access to the 40 acres of campus and within walking distance of downtown Austin. Live online and on-demand course options are available for many courses.

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