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Uncertainty and Managing Growth

Uncertainty and Managing Growth is a one hour course which will examine and walk-through formulas for calculating a company's financial capacity and external funds needed, based on growth estimates. Special focus will be given to the role of the financial professional in analyzing and forecasting funding needs for various growth scenarios.

$35 - $45
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Format

Online

NASBA Field of Study

Specialized Knowledge

Level

Intermediate

CPE Credits

1

Author(s)

Matthew X. Ryan, Francis X. Ryan

Availability

1 year

Product Number

BLICTL16

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Product Details

While nearly 7 years have passed since the Great Recession, economic and political uncertainty have continued to plague business decision-making. The roles and responsibilities of CPAs and finance professionals, meanwhile, has continued to expand. This course is part of a series of short courses that will explore key economic and regulatory issues that will have a substantial impact on financial and accounting decisions for years to come.

Uncertainty and Managing Growth is a one hour course which will examine and walk-through formulas for calculating a company's financial capacity and external funds needed, based on growth estimates. Special focus will be given to the role of the financial professional in analyzing and forecasting funding needs for various growth scenarios.

Key Topics
  • Behavioral finance
  • Overreaction to random events
  • Uncertainty and risk
  • Economic reasons of uncertainty
  • Liquidity and the defensive interval
  • Financial capacity
  • Cash conversion cycles
  • External Funds Needed formula
  • Right sizing operations.
Learning Outcomes
  • Recognize the importance of liquidity & the Defensive Interval.
  • Identify various sources included in a company�s financial capacity.
  • Apply the "External Funds Needed" formula.
Credit Info
CPE Credits
Online
1
NASBA Field of Study
Specialized Knowledge
Level
Intermediate
Prerequisites
None
Access
Online
This is a digital product. With full paid access the content will be available to you for 1 year after purchase date.
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$45.00
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$35.00

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Instructors
Matthew X. Ryan
CPA, CFE, MBA
Matthew X. Ryan is the co-owner of a turnaround management consulting firm, Matthew Ryan specializes in crisis management, strategic and operational planning and risk analysis, and due diligence research for companies ranging from manufacturing start-ups to established service organizations. In addition to his consulting practice, Mr. Ryan co-writes and teaches professional education courses for state CPA societies and private companies across the country. Mr. Ryan earned a B.S. in Finance from The Pennsylvania State University and an MBA from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. He is a Certified Fraud Examiner and serves on the Board of Directors of a Pittsburgh-based non-profit organization while volunteering for several other non-profits throughout Pennsylvania.
Francis X. Ryan
CPA, CGMA, MBA
Francis X. Ryan is the president of a management consulting firm specializing in turnarounds, workouts, crisis management, strategic planning and working capital management. He also teaches executive education courses for the Business Learning Institute. Prior to forming his consulting business, Ryan was the chief operating officer of a mid-sized manufacturing company and served in numerous contingency operations as a colonel in the United States Marine Corps.
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