Financial Management Skills

Becoming a Financial Leader

Today’s effective financial leader must exhibit on-going credibility and adaptability to successfully maintain effectiveness.

Facts and circumstances constantly change in today’s business environment. While the fundamentals of successful financial management do not vary, the landscape in which finance professionals operate is in constant flux.

This seminar begins with the principles of financial management credibility then graduates into a discussion of Enterprise Risk Management, Strategy-Driven Metrics and Corporate Governance in an ever-changing operational landscape.

This seminar provides real answers to the challenges financial managers face, no matter the size or nature of their organization.

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The instructor inspired me to look at things with a different perspective and to become more proactive in a leadership role with my company.

— Malvern, PA

Topics Discussed

  • Sustaining financial management credibility
  • Understanding the ten attributes of financial management success and the thirteen fatal signs of failure
  • Managing enterprise risk
  • Using performance metrics to respond to changing strategies
  • Understanding successful corporate governance

Cases and Group Discussion

This seminar includes seven group cases and exercises.

Additional Information

  • Target Audience: Experienced Financial Managers
  • Level of Knowledge: Intermediate
  • CPE Credit: 8 hours group live
  • Area of Study: Management
  • Prerequisite: None
  • Adv. Preparation: Bring a calculator
  • Author: Bill O’Brien
  • Acronym: FMS

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

Note: We previously offered this seminar under the title Building Success as a Professional Manager.