Breaking the CF-No Syndrome

Becoming a CF-Oh!

Successful CFOs and business unit financial managers must focus on developing the business—not just tracking historic outcomes.  Learn how to build credibility and become a true business partner in your growing organization.  Reconsider best practices for financial management; discuss how to turn data into action; and discover proactive reporting techniques that can help your company’s bottom line.  Transform your image from a “CF-No” to a “CF-Oh!”

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Loved this seminar!  We had great interaction between the seminar leader and the students.

– Lansing, MI

Topics Discussed:

The Credibility Challenge

  • The What and the How
  • 10 Attributes of Leadership Excellence
  • 13 Mistakes to Avoid

Building and Sustaining the Team

  • Getting the Right People on the Bus
  • Conducting the Effective Planning Offsite
  • Three Tools for Success

It’s All About Action!

  • Linking Strategy with Performance Measurement
  • Selecting the Best Measures
  • Key Questions for Success

Make Reporting Really Count

  • The Three P’s of Reporting
  • Communication Excellence
  • The Fundamentals Still Make Sense

Cases and Group Discussion

This seminar will include at least five group cases and discussions.

Target Audience:  Experienced financial managers

Level of Knowledge:  Intermediate

CPE Credit:  8 hours group live

Area of Study:  Management

Prerequisite:  None

Advance Preparation:  Bring a calculator

Author:  Bill O’Brien

Acronym:  CFOH

Scheduling:  Schedule with Corporate Finance Check-up or Private Company Accounting to provide a 2-day series.