FMN Management Services

FMN - 2018/November, Seg.4 - Why Data Analytics Are Vital - to Your Enterprise and to You

Course Overview
As enterprises increasingly rely on digital technologies to conduct their operations, the position of financial executive has evolved into an even more strategic role, with an eye on utilizing new technologies to improve enterprise performance. There is little doubt, according to Withum Digital's Dale Tuttle and John Tate, that data analytics are vital to the future health of an organization as well as to the future well-being of a financial manager's career.

Learning Objectives:

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

  • Explain why financial executives no longer must rely on IT to manage and analyze
  • Identify the four types of analytics that are used
  • Define what "Big Data" means
  • Distinguish between "artificial intelligence" and "machine learning"

Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:

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

Speaker / Author:

FMN Online
SmartPros Ltd. is a leader in online and offline continuing education for
accounting, finance and engineering professionals. With over 2,000 hours of content, SmartPros has been providing mandatory continuing education products since 1981. SmartPros provides services and content to its professional and corporate clients, in a variety of media including Web, CD-ROM, and video. In the accounting market, SmartPros also has a predominant news and information portal which receives 200,000+ visits per month and provides services to over 100,000 subscribers. SmartPros' customers include 50% of the Fortune 500, as well as the major firms and associations in each of its professional markets.

Price (USD)

Standard: $69.90


Course Code : FMN1279-FM

Length : 1hr 40min
Course Level : Update
Course Type : Self-Study
Passing Grade : 70%
Format Type : eLearning
Mobile Compatible
Field Of Study : Management Services

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