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Managing Through the Business Cycle

Enhance your understanding of the economy and learn ways to improve your firm’s performance.

$65 - $76
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Dec 09, 2022

NASBA Field of Study

Management Services



CPE Credits



Jennifer H. Elder


3 months

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 Business & partner 
Product Details

Improve your forecasting process

Even when it's not plainly stated, all budgets, plans and actions include assumptions about current and future economic conditions. Yet relatively few CPAs spend sufficient time trying to improve their understanding of economic issues and conditions.

This webcast focuses on budgeting and capital programs, and specific actions that will help an organization improve performance.

Recent examples of companies that improved their competitive position and profitability will be presented.

Learn tools, techniques, practices and examples regarding:

  • Changing business models
  • Undertaking traditional consolidation
  • Expanding product lines
  • Modifying supply chains and distribution channels
  • Improving technology
  • Forming alliances

Key Topics

  • Tools, techniques, practices and examples to help improve an organization
  • Preparing accurate forecasts
  • Monitoring key economic variables
  • Improving an organization’s overall value chain

Learning Outcomes

  • Determine how behavioral finance can influence investment decisions
  • Analyze the current economy in relation to prior economic cycles
  • Determine actions to prepare for the next business cycle

Who Will Benefit

Accountants and finance professionals, owners, controllers, treasurers, financial officers, and other financial managers in organizations with less than $250 million in sales.

Credit Info
CPE Credits
NASBA Field of Study
Management Services
Management experience in accounting, finance or operations.
This is a digital product. With full paid access the content will be available to you for 3 months after purchase date.
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Jennifer H. Elder
Jennifer Elder, CPA, CMA, CIA, CFF, CGMA is a keynote speaker, trainer, and business coach dedicated to business transformation. For more than 20 years, she has been helping businesses by peeling back the layers of "administrivia" and finding the hidden strengths and core values that make you and your company awesome. Ms. Elder works with businesses to develop a compelling business strategy that is quick to implement that transforms your company from what you are now to what you have always wanted to be. Known for being energetic and enthusiastic, Ms. Elder has been delivering high-quality, customized training that make complicated topics easy to understand, relevant, and useful for years. She has conducted seminars for the Fortune 500, US Government, State CPA Societies, and CPA Firms in 33 states. Her sessions are highly interactive, full of discussion, and even entertaining. Ms. Elder received her BA from the University of Massachusetts and an MS in Organizational Management from Antioch University New England. She lives on her boat near Annapolis, Maryland.

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Dec 09, 2022
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