Preparing for a CFO Role

Monday, September 27, 2021
Webcast or Webinar, Online
2:00 PM - 3:01 PM (opens at 1:30 PM) EST
1Credits
Behavioral

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Members
$39.00 Regular Price
Non-Members
$59.00 Regular Price
Course Type: Webcast
Course Code: 21/AC168794
Level: Intermediate
Vendor: ACPEN
Field of Study: Business Management & Organization

Overview:

Preparing for a CFO Role

John L. Daly, Executive Education, Inc. 

Many accountants spend their early career trying to develop technical skills, yet a surprising proportion of public company Chief Financial Officers don't even have an accounting degree.  What does it take to become a CFO and be successful once you get there?  Whether you are early or late in your career, this session will provide valuable insights.  Come hear stories of a real world CFO’s successes and failures. 

Essential Skills for Financial Leaders Conference The world is changing and you need to keep up to date to advance in your career.  Come gain the insights of three financial veterans who will talk about the essential skills you need for the next 10 years. 

Objectives:

  • Understand how effective leaders build trust
  • Know how to best prepare yourself to become a CFO
  • Learn tips that will help you project cash flow weeks, months or years into the future. 
  • Hear three financial veterans discuss the skills that will be necessary for the next 10 years. 

Major Topics:

  • Why building trust is essential
  • How trusting relationships makes us more effective
  • Steps to build trust
  • The surprising backgrounds of CFOs
  • Non-technical skills you need to be a CFO
  • How to improve your skills every day
  • How to gain better control over cash flow
  • Techniques to project sort terms cash flows
  • Techniques for projecting cash beyond the next quarter
  • Recent trends in financial management
  • Insights from the COVID crisis
  • Skills you’ll need for tomorrow

Designed For:

All Financial Leaders

Prerequisite:

None