Controller’s Update: Today’s Latest Trends
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Controller’s Update: Today’s Latest Trends

Speaker: James T. Lindell, CPA, MBA

  • Format

    Webcast

  • Level

    Update

  • Duration

    4h

In this webcast, you will discuss leading-edge topics in managerial accounting and finance in a session that is packed with useful tips and practical guidance that you can apply immediately.

Learning outcomes

  • Identify economic indicators that can assist in charting your organisation’s course
  • Identify current issues that impact the financial stability of your organisation
  • Distinguish major trends in accounting, corporate finance, human resources, treasury management, and business systems
  • Determine the link between big data and predictive analytics
  • Use new tools for business planning, forecasting, budgeting, and reporting
  • Recognise the key challenges that concern CEOs

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Overview

Strengthen your abilities as a controller and help your management team understand current economic issues through the latest trends in accounting, finance, human resources, treasury management, and business systems. In this webcast, you will discuss leading-edge topics in managerial accounting and finance in a session that is packed with useful tips and practical guidance that you can apply immediately.

TOPICS DISCUSSED

  • Leading-edge financial management tools and techniques
  • New issues in treasury management and controllership
  • Current trends in information systems and technology
  • Current trends in leading and developing staff to increase productivity and profitability

Who should take this course?

  • CFOs, controllers, and other financial managers

Professional development

All learning resources available in the CGMA Store qualify for CPD for CIMA members.

Prerequisites:Management experience in accounting, finance, or operations
Programme level:Update
Duration:4h
Format:Webcast
Access:This is a live event. You will have access to webcast on the date/time of broadcast and the archive for 3 months after the broadcast date.

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Speaker

  • James T. Lindell, CPA, MBA

    Jim Lindell is President of Thorsten Consulting Group, Inc., a Wisconsin based provider of Strategic & Financial Consulting, Professional Speaking, Training, and Executive Coaching. Jim has an extensive background in senior management including: Chief Financial Officer of Coolidge Glass Company, Inc., Waukesha, Wisconsin, Chief Financial Officer for Lutheran Social Services of Wisconsin and Upper Michigan, Inc., and Corporate Asst. Controller for Wispak Foods, Butler, Wisconsin. He has been involved in more than 50 M&A projects. In addition, Jim is a TEC Chairman for 2 groups in Wisconsin (TEC is an international organization of CEOs).

    Jim is a Certified Public Accountant with public accounting experience for both local and regional accounting firms. He has a BSc in Accounting from the University of Wisconsin - Platteville and an MBA in Finance from the University of Wisconsin - Whitewater. He is a TEC Chairman (The Executive Committee) and member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Wisconsin Institute of CPAs. Jim is a Faculty Member of the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA).

    Jim has authored: "25 Critical Lessons from the Trenches", "Strategic Planning Made Simple", "Business is Like Fishing"; "Survival Kit for Small Business Executives"; "Annual Controller's Update", "Bottom Line Financial Management" and was a contributing author on "The Fast Close — Revolutionizing Accounting". In addition, Jim has received the "Outstanding Discussion Leader" from the AICPA in 2005, 2007, 2012 & 2013.