CFO/Controller Best Practices

The CFO's Role in Strategic Planning

Course Overview
Strategic thinking involves more than simply looking to the future. It also includes understanding the direct and indirect intra-dependencies both within your company and externally, among your supply chain, customers, competitors and regulators. Here, the CEO of the Power of We, Bernie Brown, shows how the CFO can translate company strategy into measurable, actionable plans that align business objectives with financial outcomes.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this segment, you should be able to:

  • Define strategic planning;
  • Recognize how strategy leads to sustainability;
  • Identify the different approaches to strategy;
  • Recognize the accountant's role in strategy.

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Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:

Work experience in a corporate staff environment, or an introductory course in management

Speaker / Author:

Software & Hardware Requirements:

  • 56k or Greater Internet Connection
  • Adobe Acrobat® Reader for the .pdf files
  • Adobe® Flash® Player 9 or higher
  • Modern DHTML Compatible Browser
  • Ram: 256 MB minimum
  • Sound card with speakers/headphones
  • Windows or Mac OS


Price (USD)

Standard Rate: $24.95


Course Code : 99SPK16

Release Date : 12/08/2016
Expire Date : 12/08/2020
Credits :
CPE 1.00
QAS 1.00

Course Level : Update
Course Type : Self-Study
Length : 50min
Passing Grade : 70%
Field Of Study : Finance
Theme : CFO/Controller Best Practices

Format Type : eLearning
Mobile Compatible

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