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Finance for the Non-Financial Manager

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1055 Westlakes Drive

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Berwyn, PA 19312

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This workshop is ideal for Owners/Business Leaders/CEOs/Senior Managers who would like to feel more confident in finance.

EBITDA. OCF. A P&L statement.* Are you a successful business leader who does not feel confident when talking finance? Would like to better understand financial numbers to make more informed decisions? Are you looking to become more comfortable incorporating financial information in your business recommendations and presentations?

You don’t need to be a CFO or have an advanced degree in finance to use financial information to make better-informed business decisions. The key is to know what to look for and to understand what the data means – these are the tools required to strengthen your value as a leader.

Objectives of this workshop include:
- Expand your toolbox of financial working knowledge, so you can ask more meaningful questions of your CFO and other financial specialists
- Develop a broad understanding of the financial information businesses use in standard reporting
- Learn how to better assess the financial implications of the decisions you are making, so make better business decisions
- Understand how KPIs (Key Performance Indicators) can highlight opportunities & issues ahead of time, so you have the opportunity to react quickly to changing circumstance

Workshop takeaways:
- Understand financial acronyms, as well as what the data truly means
- Read financial statements
- Better communicate financial information to others
- Link operational drivers to financial outcomes
- Understand the importance of forward-looking KPIs

Speakers

Hilary Norris is a Partner at Empirical Consulting Solutions, LLC (ECS). A resourceful finance visionary, she is a respected multi-industry executive with more than two decades of global experience and has successfully led organizations in roles that include Chief Financial Officer and Chief Information Officer. Her corporate leadership includes positions with companies in Asia Pacific, Europe, and North America, with a strong focus in both the technology and chemical manufacturing industries.

Jason Fisher is a Managing Partner at ECS. He possesses two decades of leadership, operations and change management experience with Fortune 500 companies as well as extensive cross-functional talents. He has held management positions across a wide range of functional areas for multinational companies, including in operations, marketing, client relations and customer services.


ECS workshops are interactive and cut to the chase so you can quickly develop and implement an action plan. We identify specific tools and methodologies that are tried and true. Every recommendation we provide has an eye to ensuring the bottom line of your company grows.


*Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, Amoritization. Operating Cash Flow. A Profit & Loss statement.

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1055 Westlakes Drive

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Berwyn, PA 19312

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