Finance for Non-Financial Managers
The expectations of leaders are ever increasing, and the ability to manage, interpret and understand financial information is becoming an essential part of being a successful frontrunner in any profession.
This two day virtual workshop is delivered online by the William J. Clinton Leadership Institute, and is designed to give a clear and concise insight into financial information, regardless of previous experience.
Key Takeaways and Benefits
Whether you are a budding entrepreneur or just thinking ahead to your future career or next move, this programme is designed for current and future leaders who wish to broaden their financial knowledge.
Learn to interpret business financials and make better financial decisions.
For managers and leaders at all levels.
What are past participants saying about this programme?
"Expertly delivered by Danielle, taking the time to break things down to basics at a relaxed pace to ensure all attendees had a clear understanding of the content. Well-structured and very relevant. I would encourage others to sit this course." Sam Pyper, Senior Contracts Manager, FK Lowry Ltd
"I would highly recommend the Finance for Non-Financial Managers Course, it is an excellent update on finance terms, principles and practical exercises that are relevant for any manager involved in budgeting, forecasting or financial planning. Danielle presents all the material in a straightforward, logical manner that lends itself to practical examples, involving all participants and encouraging interaction." Dermot Hughes, Senior Business Manager, Cardiac Services
"The course was delivered extremely well – Danielle was knowledgeable and very patient when required and did not rush on to try and meet deadlines keeping conversations relevant and topical. Sections where easy to follow, and the explanation of the calculations where shared on screen to ensure everyone understood as we progressed through the course. I learned a lot more than I thought from the course and it will help me feel more confident when presented with figures in my work environment and more comfortable to ask relevant questions around the construction of them." Garth Pelan, Head of IT, Radius Housing
- Put financial information in business context
- Understand the importance of budgeting and cash flow to a business
- Understand financial statements and key accounting terminology
- Interpret key figures within financial statements
- Explore capital investment decisions
- Understand key questions you should ask as a non-accountant
Why do this programme?
This programme will allow you to develop financial understanding from relevant terminology, to interpreting the numbers, to insolvency, plus much more. With a ‘hands on’, practical approach, this programme will enable you to comprehend and interpret financial information with confidence.
Class Format and Dates
Interactive Online: 2 day expert led sessions in our virtual class.
|Tuesday 18th May 2021||09:00 - 17:00|
|Wednesday 19th May 2021||09:00 - 17:00|
Danielle is a Senior Lecturer (Education) in Queen's Management School. She is a qualified accountant (Chartered Accountants Ireland), having trained with EY and worked with a wide range of clients. Danielle holds a PhD in Accounting from QUB. She has extensive experience in teaching finance and accounting to non-accountants, and is an engaging and knowledgeable facilitator, both in person and in online teaching. Dr. McConville has taught Finance for Non-Financial Managers as an Executive Programme for the Leadership Institute since 2017.
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