Finance and Accounting for Beginners

Finance and Accounting for Managers and Entrepreneurs who want to quickly learn the language of business
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  • Lectures 36
  • Length 4.5 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 10/2015 English

Course Description

This course has over 1,100 students and was updated in November 2016, it will cover the three main areas of finance & accounting : This is an ideal course for Managers and Entrepreneurs who want to quickly learn 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.

What are the requirements?

  • No previous knowledge is required, other than basic business knowledge

What am I going to get from this course?

  • 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

What is the target audience?

  • This course assumes that you either work in a business, or have entrepreneurial ambitions to control your own business

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Balance Sheets
Balance Sheets introduction
Balance Sheet Level 2
Section 2: Profit & Loss or Income Statement
About Chris the instructor
Introduction to the next video on P&L and Income Statements
Introduction to Profit & Loss and Income Statements
Are they Expenses or Assets? Why is this?
Accounting Jargon explained
Why Accuals Accounting is so Fundemental
How the Financials are born from the simple Trial Balance
Fixed Assets and how they are shown in the Income Statement
Stock movements (Inventories) and how they affect the financials
Section 3: Cash & Working Capital
Raising cash from your receivables/debtors
Section 4: Working more efficiently
Show two different variables on the same chart
Jump around an excel worksheet
Eliminate Excel Error messages
How to present a moving financial chart in PowerPoint
Don't get embarrassed, avoid adding mistakes with the rounding function
Section 5: Other points
How to calculate the Return on Capital Employed
Transfer Pricing - International Rules
Budgeting and Macro Economics
Why Absolute Referencing is important to save time
Excel and Calculator logic are Different
Protect your excel work
Section 6: Printed Resources
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
Section 7: Old videos that have been superceeded
Is a Personal Balance Sheet the same as a Company Balance Sheet?

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Instructor Biography

Chris Moore, FCMA, FIoD, FCMI, CGMA, Financial & Accounting Instructor

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

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