Finance for Non-Financial Managers
Classroom: £329 +VAT per person
For managers without a financial background, understanding finance can be a real challenge. Despite this, you will regularly be faced with situations where this knowledge is taken for granted.
This comprehensive full-day course is designed to help all non-financial managers appreciate the key concepts of finance and how you can use this understanding to not only improve your own performance but the business as a whole. It will demystify the subject of finance and leave you with a clear understanding of the most common financial terminology used in business – enabling you to communicate with your colleagues and business contacts more effectively.
You will also gain the crucial skill of being able to read and interpret the financial information and reports that you are regularly presented with. Ultimately, this new found appreciation of finance and what it means to your business, will allow you to be more successful and influential in your managerial role.
“Thoroughly enjoyed it. Such a strong presenter.”
“Really interesting day - set at a good level.”
Head of HR
“Cracking day. Good discussions to keep everyone motivated!”
Responsive Repairs Manager
“I should have done this years ago. Everyone in my company should do it. Paul is very engaging and the best presenter I have experienced.”
Business Systems Manager
“Paul was excellent. He made a difficult subject easy. I thought the day would drag given the subject matter... it did not!”
“Paul presented the information in a concise and user friendly interesting way. Really enjoyed the day and found the whole experience most useful and relevant.”
The course is ideal for anyone in a non-financial managerial role seeking a solid understanding of the key concepts of finance and how they can be applied to their everyday work.
David is a Chartered Director and has been facilitating, delivering and mentoring at senior management and director level for the last ten years in both the public and private sectors. He has also provided training and consultancy services to the Institute of Directors for 11 years and has broad practical experience of business change management and in mergers and acquisition.
Paul is a finance trainer with 25 years sharp end board level experience in world class international companies. For more than 30 years he has trained business managers to help them understand the key financial principles and apply them to improve their business decision making and bottom line results.
Paul has solid business experience as a CFO and Finance Director, and hands-on experience building great companies and improving profit and shareholder value. He uses his experience to bring his financial training courses to life with real business insights and relevant case studies and exercises.