AICPA logo
Cart
searchSearch
search
burger
AICPA logo
  • Home
product-image
Advanced Controller and CFO Skills
Management Accounting & Finance
CPE Self-study

Advanced Controller and CFO Skills

Gain skills to develop a strategic plan for your organization and apply the balanced scorecard to manage the performance of the organization. Identify how to be a leader and to develop high-performing employees. Recognize how to manage change.

$195 - $249
Do you have an AICPA membership? Log in to apply your member discount.

Format

Online

NASBA Field of Study

Business Management and Organization

Level

Advanced

CPE Credits

12

Author(s)

Jennifer Elder

Availability

1 year

Product Number

ACCS21SSO

 View  
 Business & partner 
Product Details

Manage for success

Transform yourself into a value-added partner in your organization by focusing on the future and helping to develop strategic plans using the balanced scorecard to track progress and achieve success faster.

Minimize risk

  • Learn how to create a risk assessment plan to protect your organization’s success and minimize the chances of failure.
  • Learn how to use an insightful financial analysis to maintain what is working and make organizational improvements.

Lead your organization

Identify your leadership style and understand that your organization must adapt to changing conditions. Understand how to plan for and implement change in a measured process.

Understand commonalities and variances of social styles so that you can better interact with and motivate employees — who are your organization’s valuable frontline connection to your customers.

Understand how to cultivate a significant competitive advantage by developing high-potential employees and retaining high-performing employees.

This course provides 12 hours of CPE credit in the Business Management & Organization field of study.

Who Will Benefit

Controllers and CFOs

Key Topics

  • Strategic planning
  • Balanced scorecard
  • Risk management
  • Insightful financial analysis
  • Leadership styles
  • Change management
  • Understanding social styles
  • Developing high-performance employees

Learning Outcomes

  • Recognize the elements of a successful strategic planning process.
  • Determine how to apply the balanced scorecard to your organization’s strategy to track progress and achieve success faster.
  • Formulate a risk assessment plan to protect your organization’s success and minimize the chances of failure.
  • Use an insightful financial analysis to maintain what is working and make organizational improvements.
  • Recognize the primary leadership styles.
  • Differentiate among the four primary social styles.
  • Contrast the characteristics and benefits of coaching versus mentoring.
  • Recognize the elements of a successful retention process.
Credit Info
CPE Credits
Online
12
NASBA Field of Study
Business Management and Organization
Level
Advanced
Prerequisites
Previous financial management experience
Access
Online
This is a digital product. With full paid access the content will be available to you for 1 year after purchase date.
For more information, please refer to CPE requirements and NASBA sponsorship information
Pricing
Do you have an AICPA membership? Log in to apply your member discount.
Nonmembers
Online
$249.00
AICPA Members
Online
$195.00

Group ordering for your team

2 to 5 registrants

Save time with our group order form. We’ll send a consolidated invoice to keep your learning expenses organized.

Start order

6+ registrants

We can help with group discounts. Call us at 1-800-634-6780 (option 1) or email us at salessupport@aicpa.org

Contact us
Instructors
Jennifer Elder
Jennifer Elder specializes in making the financially complicated simple, awesomely simple. She has seen all sides of the accounting profession starting in public accounting, was an Accounting Department Chair, and CFO in the private sector. She has worked in manufacturing and distribution, residential construction and development, software development, and angel investing. She is also involved in non-profits, sitting on the Board of Directors of Rude Ranch Animal Rescue. Jennifer is currently President of The Sustainable CFO, helping business owners, executives, and CPAs enhance their success skills and find that elusive work-life balance. She also assists businesses in developing a strategy for integrating sustainability into strategic plans and day-to-day operations. In addition, Jennifer teaches finance at Antioch University New England, is a trainer with the AICPA and Business Learning Institute, and is a contributing writer for TriplePundit. When it comes to instruction, Jennifer believes that in order for training to be effective it must be: approachable, applicable, interactive, and interesting. She focuses on finding the essence of a topic, explaining so that it can be understood at all levels, illustrates with real-life examples, creates opportunities to apply the knowledge, and does it with an infectious enthusiasm. Her goal is to ensure that everyone walks away with something they can use and apply immediately
Accessibility

The Association is dedicated to removing barriers to the accountancy profession and ensuring that all accountancy professionals and other members of the public with an interest in the profession or joining the profession, including those with disabilities, have access to the profession and the Association's website, educational materials, products, and services.The Association is committed to making professional learning accessible to all product users. This commitment is maintained in accordance with applicable law. For additional information, please refer to the Association's Website Accessibility Policy. As part of this commitment, this product is closed-captioned. For additional accommodation requests please contact adaaccessibility@aicpa-cima.com and indicate the product that you are interested in (title, etc.) and the requested accommodation(s): Audio/Visual/Other. A member of our team will be in contact with you promptly to make sure we meet your needs appropriately.

Ratings and reviews

Shipping and delivery
Shipping costs  and sales taxes will be added later during checkout
Cancellation Policy
View our Cancellation policy here
Advanced Controller and CFO Skills
Select from the following options:
Online
$249.00
Nonmember Price
$249.00
Price excluding sales tax
$249.00
Do you have an AICPA membership? 
Log in to apply your member discount.
Shipping cost and sales tax will be added later during checkout

Related content