Position Your Organisation for Success: Strategies for Today’s Competitive Environment

Strategy

Course

Position Your Organisation for Success: Strategies for Today’s Competitive Environment

Instructor: Anthony LaRusso, MBA, CMA

  • Format

    Course - Online

  • Level

    Intermediate

  • Duration

    4 hours

This course prepares financial professionals to quickly turn data into useful information, accelerate the decision-making process, incorporate efficient safeguards, provide a pipeline of qualified professionals, maximise financial returns and more.

Learning outcomes

  • Recall the basics of planning and forecasting financial statements
  • Recognise key considerations related to a basic forecasting model
  • Identify the evidence of growth mismanagement
  • Recognise how to analyse projected or forecasted financial statements
Full description

£59.00 (CIMA members only)

£69.00

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Product information

Overview

In today's economic environment financial professionals must play an active role in positioning their organisation for success. CGMAs must foster innovation within the financial team and throughout the organisation.

This course will prepare you to quickly turn data into useful information, accelerate the decision-making process, incorporate efficient safeguards, provide a pipeline of qualified professionals, maximise financial returns and more.

Topics discussed:

  • Managing the finance function in a turbulent competitive environment
  • Incorporating strategic thinking throughout the organisation
  • Accelerating the decision-making process
  • Providing a pipeline of skilled professionals

Who should take this course?

  • CFOs, controllers, treasurers, and other financial managers.

Professional development

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

Field of study: Finance
Prerequisites:Management experience in accounting, finance, or operations.
Programme level:Intermediate
Duration:4 hours
Format:Course - Online
Access:This is a digital product. You will have access to the content for a year after purchase date.

Return and refund policy

£59.00 (CIMA members only)

£69.00

VAT calculated on checkout

Instructor

  • Anthony LaRusso, MBA, CPA

    Consultant & Lecturer / Naples, FL

    Tony has over 30 years of experience in industrial and service organizations. During his career he has held senior level management, operating and staff positions, including as President of companies with annual sales of $500 million, consisting of domestic and international facilities. Tony has also held senior level positions in finance, planning and business development, as well as being a Board member in start-up companies. Prior to retiring, during 2003, he was the President of a major division in an international company.

    Tony had been an Adjunct Professor of Management for 20 years and has written numerous articles on a variety of business topics. He is a member of several professional organizations, has spoken at Annual Meetings, programs at universities and served as an officer in trade associations. Tony also has had two books published: Management: Ready Aim Fire (2005) and Practical Financial Decision Making (2011). His biography is included in several publications by Who’s Who.

    In addition, since retiring from full-time employment, he has lectured in 35 states including at major corporations, conducted consulting activities and managed real estate investments for a family company. Tony has developed and written courses for the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA), was a reviewer for a new book and authored an article How to Avoid Tunnel Vision.