CPE Course Corporate Finance Check-up: Renovate Your Analytical Toolbox

May 22, 2018

8:30am — 4:15pm

Location Manchester

Member Price $279.00
Non-member Price $379.00

Curriculum Other

Field of Interest Finance

Level Intermediate

Designed For

CFOs, controllers and other experienced financial managers

8.00 credits

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Understanding how to use common corporate finance tools is a skill that separates those who will become Chief Financial Officers from those who will always remain accountants. This seminar provides a refresher on corporate finance skills for those who work, or aspire to work, at a CFO level.


Financial Statement Analysis – The Core Tool
• Conducting the analysis
• Fundamental approaches
• Horizontal analysis
• Vertical analysis
The CFO and Integrated Planning
• The integrated planning process
• The planning pyramid
• Situation analysis
Operating Metrics for Success
• Things that can be counted
• Business performance management
• Value chain analysis
• The balanced scorecard
Forecasting as a Valuation Tool
• The critical component
• 5 steps to success
• The valuation process
• The capital asset pricing model
• A bottom line approach
Banker Selection
• Cash management
• Banker relationship
10 Steps for Keeping Your Toolbox Full


Don Minges, MBA

Don Minges is a fractional CFO who worked in diverse industries at various development stages. His expertise is in profitability enhancement, strategic planning, venture capital, mergers & acquisitions, consulting, turnarounds, economic forecasting, cost accounting and financial analysis. Don has experience raising equity for several growing firms and has invested equity capital into promising businesses. He has served on the Board of Directors of many firms. He graduated with highest honors from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke.close




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