Finance and Accounting for Beginners
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Finance and Accounting for Beginners

Finance and Accounting for Managers and Entrepreneurs who want to quickly learn the language of business
4.2 (11 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
1,202 students enrolled
Created by Chris Moore
Last updated 3/2017
English
English
Price: $95
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Includes:
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • 13 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What Will I Learn?
Entrepreneurs who want to quickly learn the language of business
Managers, Directors, Vice Presidents that want to be taken seriously by their colleagues and bosses
Anybody who is planning a start-up business
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Requirements
  • No previous knowledge is required, other than basic business knowledge
Description

This Finance and Accounting course has over 1,200 students and was substantially updated in March 2017.

This course has the option of turning on Subtitles or Closed Captions.

This course will cover the three main areas of finance & accounting : This is an ideal course for Managers and Entrepreneurs who want to quickly learn finance and accounting which is the language of business

1) The Income Statement / Profit & Loss Statement and what to look out for in business meetings

2) The Balance Sheet and why this important statement is not complicated, even though the US and UK have a different style for presenting it

3) Options for raising extra cash

4) Best practice when preparing statements

Also, there is an extra section based on other areas outside the three main areas

Take this course and surprise your colleagues with your financial knowledge.

Senior management value colleagues that understand what makes their company tick, these are the people that get fast tracked up the promotion ladder.

Who is the target audience?
  • This course assumes that you either work in a business, or have entrepreneurial ambitions to control your own business
  • People wanting a career in a Finance department
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Non-accounting executive who needs to understand more about the Company’s finances
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Curriculum For This Course
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Level One
9 Lectures 28:39

First Transactions
05:06

T-Accounts Introduction
02:47

T-Accounts Conclusion
03:01

The First Trial Balance
01:49


The First Balance Sheet
02:43


Accounts in Practise
04:52
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Balance Sheets
2 Lectures 07:11
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Profit & Loss or Income Statement
8 Lectures 24:49

Income Statement / Profit & Loss Account Introduction
06:23


Accounting Jargon explained
02:23

Why Accuals Accounting is so Fundamental
03:07

Trial Balances are the start of Financials
03:48

Fixed Assets and how they are shown in the Income Statement
02:53

Stock Inventories movements affecting the Income Statement
02:36
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Cash & Working Capital
2 Lectures 06:05
Collecting money from your customers directly
03:18

Raising cash, using your receivables/debtors
02:47
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Working more efficiently
5 Lectures 06:51
Show two different variables on the same chart
01:48

Jump around an excel worksheet
00:36

Eliminate Excel Error messages
00:55

How to present a moving financial chart in PowerPoint
02:00

Don't get embarrassed, avoid adding mistakes with the rounding function
01:32
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Other points
7 Lectures 15:58
Rent, Lease, or Buy a Fixed Asset?
02:56

How to calculate the Return on Capital Employed
04:36


Budgeting and Macro Economics
02:03

Why Absolute Referencing is important to save time
01:37

Excel and Calculator logic are Different
01:39

Protect your excel work
01:25
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Printed Resources
12 Lectures 00:00
Profit and Loss, Income Statement Introduction Print
26 pages

Profit & Loss Income Statement Accruals Print
10 pages

Expenses or Assets Print
21 pages

Profit & Loss, Income Statement Terms print
10 pages

Depreciation Print
11 pages

Trial Balance into Financials print
27 pages

Inventories and Stocks Print
21 pages

Balance Sheet start print
24 pages

Balance Sheet Introduction print
20 pages

Invoice Finance print
8 pages

Return on Capital Employed print
16 pages

International Rules print
6 pages
About the Instructor
Chris Moore
4.2 Average rating
11 Reviews
1,202 Students
1 Course
Chartered Management Accountant FCMA, FIoD, FCMI, CGMA,

Before becoming a Coaching Finance specialist Chris Moore's career included 20 years in Financial Director roles, including working for USA companies. The last seven years were spent as the Managing Director of one of Boeing Aircraft's UK subsidiaries, and in this time he oversaw the setting up of a multi-million dollar eLearning and training division.

Chris is a: Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants Fellow of the Institute of Directors Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute Global Management Accountant